TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ

2015 Mississippi: Nonresident Allocations

Mississippi non-residents are required to prorate certain adjustments based on a proration of Mississippi only income to total income from all sources.


Certain taxpayers, who were nonresidents and had certain adjustments to Mississippi income, may have filed an incorrect Mississippi tax return.

TurboTax has fixed this issue.

How to tell if you may be impacted:

You may be affected if all of the following apply to you:

  • You filed your Mississippi state tax return prior to July 14, 2016 AND
  • You are a non-resident of Mississippi AND
  • You had any of the following adjustments on your Mississippi main Form 80-205, Column A (Total Income from All Sources):
    • Line 49, Payments to IRA
    • Line 50, Payments to SEP, Simple and Qualified Retirement plans
    • Line 52, Alimony paid
    • Line 53, Moving expenses
    • Line 57, Self Employed Health Insurance deduction
    • Line 58, HSA deduction
    • Line 59, Catastrophe Savings Account deduction
  • You did not have an amount on that corresponding line in Column B (Mississippi Income Only)
 
If you are affected, you may have overpaid your state tax.  You may need to amend your Mississippi state tax return. 

To amend your return:

  • Follow these amend instructions for the TurboTax Online product.
  • Follow these amend instructions for the TurboTax CD Download product.  
  • After you make the changes to your tax return, you will need to mail a copy of your amended state return.
  • Your printed return will include instructions on how and where to mail it.
If you need to contact us, please use the phone number in the email from TurboTax and tell the representative you’re calling about the 2015 Mississippi: Nonresident Allocations

SLN97863