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filed 1040EZ instead of 1040NR EZ

I am on H1B visa in US. I came to california,US on Dec 2013. I have filled the tax through turbo tax e-file. When I checked it is showing 1040EZ for fedral and 8453-OL for state. I am not sure if it is correct. Please tell what should be correct form for me. What should I do now?

  • This is my stay break up in USA

    20 Sep 2012 to 14 Dec 2012 -- makes this 29 days in 2012
    and 12 Dec 2013 to till date --- makes this 20 days in 2013

    hence i have neither of the below conditions

    31 days during the current year, and
    183 days during the 3-year period that includes the current year and the 2 years immediately before that,

    Nor have i passed the green card test .

    So i am a Non Resident alien and should have filled Form 1040NR or 1040NR-EZ.

    but for me the form is 1040EZ for fedral which is for Resident Aliens.  And is incorrect.

    So please tell me if.

    1. This has no impact
    2. Or that i need to fill up another form
    3. Or can this be taken care of from Turbo tax side.

    Thanks and Regards
    Deepika Kapoor
  • Unfortunately, TurboTax does not support the 1040NR.  So if you need to fill out the form 1040NR you will not be able to fill this form out with TurboTax.
    Thanks,
    MarthaM
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TurboTax does not handle 1040 nr or 1040X returns directly. Instead TurboTax has partnered with Taxback.com to offer non-resident tax services, for more information visit https://www.sprintax.com/non-resident-alien-tax-1040nr-turbotax.html
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    Hello deepikakapoor03,

    Here is a link that goes over which form you are to file.

    http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/International-Taxpayers/Aliens---Which-Form-to-File

    Hope this helps.

    MarthaM


    • This is my stay break up in USA

      20 Sep 2012 to 14 Dec 2012 -- makes this 29 days in 2012
      and 12 Dec 2013 to till date --- makes this 20 days in 2013

      hence i have neither of the below conditions

      31 days during the current year, and
      183 days during the 3-year period that includes the current year and the 2 years immediately before that,

      Nor have i passed the green card test .

      So i am a Non Resident alien and should have filled Form 1040NR or 1040NR-EZ.

      but for me the form is 1040EZ for fedral which is for Resident Aliens.  And is incorrect.

      So please tell me if.

      1. This has no impact
      2. Or that i need to fill up another form
      3. Or can this be taken care of from Turbo tax side.

      Thanks and Regards
      Deepika Kapoor
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