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    How to Amend (Change or Correct) a 2012 Return You Already Filed
    Updated: 2/06/2013
    Article ID: GEN85210

    You can amend the 2012 tax return you filed with TurboTax to fix a mistake or to take a credit or deduction you missed.

    However, before you can amend, your return must have been accepted (if you e-filed) or mailed (if you paper-filed).

    E-filed returns that are in Pending or Rejected status cannot be amended. More info

    Select your version below for complete instructions. Which version am I using?

    TurboTax Online
    1. Sign in to TurboTax Online.
    2. On the Welcome Back screen, click the link Amend (change) a return that was filed and accepted.
      • This is the fourth link in the bulleted list under the We can also help you heading, located in the lower left corner.
    3. Follow the on-screen instructions to amend your 2012 tax return.

    Continue to follow the on-screen instructions and don't worry if your refund meter starts doing strange things. This is normal. Your calculations will come out correctly in the end.

    When you are finished amending, TurboTax will provide you with complete instructions for printing and mailing your amended return. Amended returns cannot be e-filed.

    Please allow 8–12 weeks for the IRS to process your amended return. Processing times for amended state returns vary from state to state.

    TurboTax CD/Download Software
    1. Open your 2012 return in TurboTax.
    2. Select the Federal Taxes tab (Personal tab in Home & Business), and then select Other Tax Situations directly below the tabs.
    3. On the Other Tax Situations screen, next to Amend a Return, click Start.
    4. Follow the on-screen instructions to amend your 2012 return.
    5. When you get to the Tell Us Why You Need to Amend Your Return screen, select the option that applies to your particular situation.

    Continue to follow the on-screen instructions and don't worry if your refund meter starts doing strange things. This is normal. Your calculations will come out correctly in the end.

    When you are finished amending, TurboTax will provide you with complete instructions for printing and mailing your amended return. Amended returns cannot be e-filed.

    Please allow 8–12 weeks for the IRS to process your amended return. Processing times for amended state returns vary from state to state.

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