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2019 tax error

Hello! My parents told me to file as a dependent for them when doing my 2019 taxes and I did and received my return. However, they found out after I had already received my return that since I am 22 and not living with them or receiving housing payments from them, I am not a dependent anymore. So now I have filed as dependent but they didn't not claim me. I'd like to amend my tax return so that I can correct this and I am also curious if this makes me eligible for the stimulus payment once the amendment is made. Any advice on what to do in my situation is helpful! Thanks in advance!


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2019 tax error

amend so you claim yourself.  can't say if you'll get stimulus once you amend, but if not you'll get it when filing 2020 return. 

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2019 tax error

If you are a full time student they can still claim you if you are under 24 on Dec 31.  Even if you don't live with them.

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