How many years can i go back to make adjustments on previous years taxes?? I could've claimed my Foster children but I didn't because I was given the wrong information..
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How many years can i go back to make adjustments on previous years taxes?? I could've claimed my Foster children but I didn't because I was given the wrong information..

How many years can I go back to make adjustments on my taxes??
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How many years can i go back to make adjustments on previous years taxes?? I could've claimed my Foster children but I didn't because I was given the wrong information..

There is a time limit to file an original or amended tax return to get a refund. That time limit is 3 years from the original due date of the return. Until April, 2017, you can file an original or amended return for a refund for 2015, 2014, and 2013. Returns for 2012 and earlier are beyond the time limit.
Turbotax Online works only for current year (2016) taxes, and not for any other year.
If you want to use TurboTax for any other year you will need to purchase the Desktop Version for each year that you need to file. You can do that at this link:
http://shop.turbotax.intuit.com/personal-taxes/past-years-products.jsp

You can download the Forms and Instructions free from the IRS web site at this link:
http://www.irs.gov/app/picklist/list/priorFormPublication.html

In any event, you have to file the return by mail. Turbotax does not support e-file of prior year returns. Tip: If you prepare multiple years of prior returns, mail each one to the IRS in a separate envelope to be sure that each one is recognized as a separate tax return.
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