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jonjohnso
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How do I delete and redo my return

How do I start my return over?
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DoninGA
Level 15

How do I delete and redo my return

If you have not paid for the online edition you are using, have not filed your tax return or registered the Free edition, then you can clear your return and start over with a lower priced edition. Click on Tax Tools on the left side of the program screen while working on the 2019 online tax return. Click on Clear & Start Over.

Vzarate1
New Member

How do I delete and redo my return

I submitted my W-2 and forgot to add my 1099-G how can I go back and enter additional information 

DoninGA
Level 15

How do I delete and redo my return


@Vzarate1  wrote:

I submitted my W-2 and forgot to add my 1099-G how can I go back and enter additional information 


Once a tax return has been filed it cannot be changed, canceled or retrieved


You will have to wait for the IRS to start accepting or rejecting 2020 tax returns on February 12, 2021
If the return is rejected you can make the necessary changes and e-file again.
If the return is accepted you will have to amend your original tax return. An amended return, Form 1040X, can only be printed and mailed to the IRS, it cannot be e-filed. The IRS will take up to 16 weeks or longer to process an amended tax return.


Before starting to amend the tax return, wait for the tax refund to be received or the taxes due to be paid and processed by the IRS.


See this TurboTax support FAQ on amending a tax return originally completed and filed using the 2020 TurboTax online editions - https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/amending/help/how-do-i-amend-my-turbotax-online-return/01/27577

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