I itemize but forgot donations in prior years. Can I enter them in the carryover section of the return, or must I submit an amended return for each prior year?
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I itemize but forgot donations in prior years. Can I enter them in the carryover section of the return, or must I submit an amended return for each prior year?

 
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I itemize but forgot donations in prior years. Can I enter them in the carryover section of the return, or must I submit an amended return for each prior year?

You can only claim deductions in the year donated.

You could only carry over any contributions you couldn't deduct  because they exceeded your adjusted-gross-income limit usually 50% of your AGI.

**Disclaimer: This post is for discussion purposes only and is NOT tax advice. The author takes no responsibility for the accuracy of any information in this post.**
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