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No. Do not submit the 1040X until after the original submission completes,

I did say to wait a couple of weeks before filing the amended return. I'm quite sure that an amended return mailed in 2 weeks after an electronic filing won't be touched until well after the e-file is processed.

Keep in mind the OP had already electronically filed the return before discovering their error.

However, my advice was incomplete. Mail the amended return before April 17, 2018, along with the payment for any additional taxes owed, and there will be no penalties or interest.

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