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I keep receiving a message that says I can't e-file. Why?

 
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I keep receiving a message that says I can't e-file. Why?

You should have received an email with the reasons your have been rejected.

Check your spam/junk email box.

The most common reason tax returns are rejected for e-file is that the 2017 AGI does not match the IRS records.

If you need your 2017 AGI here is where to find on each type of tax return:

Form 1040 – Line 37

Form 1040A – Line 21 

Form 1040EZ – Line 4

Form 1040NR – Line 36

Form 1040X – Line 1, Column A

If you prepared in TurboTax Online, here is how to access your prior return:

1.       Make sure you’re signed in to your TurboTax account.

2.       Select Tax Home from the left menu.

3.       Scroll down to Your tax returns & documents and select 2017.

4.       Select View adjusted gross Income (AGI)

If you prepared your tax return in TurboTax CD/Download, it should be saved on your computer.

If you prepared your tax return through other software, you can request a transcript from the IRS. 

Follow this link: Get a Transcript

If you filed your tax return after October, 2018, use $0.

For more information, including a picture reference, follow this link: How to Find Last Year's AGI

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