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I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

 
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MaryEllen
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I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

You will have to amend your tax return and pay any tax due. Your mother will need to mail in her tax return, she will not be able to efile the return this year.

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MaryEllen
New Member

I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

You will have to amend your tax return and pay any tax due. Your mother will need to mail in her tax return, she will not be able to efile the return this year.

I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

So we would have to send it together or ?
MaryEllen
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I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

No. Send them in separately.

I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

Thank you so much. so wen I amend it I can change that I am under her and she does claim me ?

I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

Thank you so much. so wen I amend it I can change that I am under her and she does claim me ?
MaryEllen
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I made a mistake and put that I can not be claimed but I am claimed under my mother . How do I fix this so neither of us has a problem with the IRS ?

yes. That is the only change you need to make. She can just mail in the return she has where she claimed you as a dependent.
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