can I redo taxes done 2009 & 2010 by someone else? They didn't add my deducton for taking care of My Parents.

    You can always amend your returns.  Note, however, that the normal period to do so is three years.  Your 2009 return, if timely filed, must be amended by April 15, 2013.

    If the return you filed was incorrect, or needs to be changed you need to file an amended return on Form 1040-X.  Amended returns for prior years can only be prepared with the  desktop version of Turbotax, and can only be filed by mail.  If the amended return is for a refund, the IRS currently takes from 12 - 16 weeks to process amended returns and issue them.

    Depending on what is adjusted, amending a federal return may also require you to amend your state return, if the change also effects your state taxable income.

    See this Turbotax article:

    [If you paid for Turbotax on-line to prepare your prior year return and need to amend it, Turbotax might be able to provide you with a free copy of the desktop for that year.  To get a number for Turbotax support, go to, select a topic and subtopic, and you will be provided a telephone number to call.  (Telephone numbers are provided during Turbotax's business hours, which are in the Pacific time zone, Monday - Friday.)]

    Amended returns must be filed in 3 years.  If you timely filed your 2009 return, the statute for filing an amended return for a refund ends April 15, 2013.  Refunds for timely filed prior years are barred by statute.

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