Only one tax return can be filed per TurboTax account. If you want to file a tax return for someone else, then you will want to create a new TurboTax account because only one tax return can be filed per TurboTax online account. To create a new TurboTax account, follow the steps below:
If there is a mistake or missing document on your tax return and you need to make changes, then you will want to file an amended tax return to add the document or correct it.
First, you will want to wait until your tax return is accepted or rejected. If it is rejected, then you can go in and fix the mistake. If accepted, then you will want to wait until your original tax return is processed by the IRS. If you are receiving a refund, you should wait until the check is issued. Amended returns must be filed by mail.
To amend a 2017 return, follow the steps in the article below: https://ttlc.intuit.com/replies/6603004
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You can enter the sales tax you paid in 2017 by going to Federal>Deductions and Credits>Estimates and Other Taxes Paid> Sales Tax.
Sales tax is an itemized deduction. If your state has a state income tax, you have to choose between using the deduction for your state tax paid OR the sales tax deduction, whichever is higher. The TT process will suggest one or the other as you prepare your return.
“Major purchases” that you can enter for the sales tax deduction include: Motor Vehicles (cars, trucks, motor homes, RV’s, sport utility vehicles and off-road vehicles Aircraft or boats Mobile homes Manufactured housing Building materials for major home improvements
You cannot deduct: furniture, jewelry, home electronics such as TV’s or computers
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