Open TurboTax

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
Announcements
Your taxes, your way. Get expert help or do it yourself. >> Get started
Close icon
Do you have a TurboTax Online account?

We'll help you get started or pick up where you left off.

cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
missymae16
New Member

I did not file my oldest son as a dependent on my 2018 taxes. Can I amend them in order to claim him to receive the child tax credit?

 
3 Replies
Critter
Level 15

I did not file my oldest son as a dependent on my 2018 taxes. Can I amend them in order to claim him to receive the child tax credit?

Yes, if he was a qualifying dependent, with a valid SS# issued before you filed that return,  then you can amend the return.

missymae16
New Member

I did not file my oldest son as a dependent on my 2018 taxes. Can I amend them in order to claim him to receive the child tax credit?

Thank you!

AshleyLO
Intuit Alumni

I did not file my oldest son as a dependent on my 2018 taxes. Can I amend them in order to claim him to receive the child tax credit?

For instructions on how to amend your 2018 return, please see the following TurboTax FAQ article: https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/amending/help/how-do-i-amend-a-return-in-turbotax/00/27579

**Say "Thanks" by clicking the thumb icon in a post
**Mark the post that answers your question by clicking on "Mark as Best Answer"

About Community

Learn about taxes, budgeting, saving, borrowing, reducing debt, investing, and planning for retirement.

3.49m
Members

2.63m
Discussions

Manage cookies
v