TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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2016 New Jersey Commuter Transportation Benefit Adjustment Amend Instructions

Certain taxpayers who entered an amount for Commuter Transportation Benefits may need to amend their New Jersey tax return. Although we fixed the issue in TurboTax, we want to make sure your return is complete and accurate.

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

  • You filed your state tax return prior to May 5, 2017 AND
  • You entered an amount for Commuter Transportation Benefits wage exclusion.
If you are affected, you may have underpaid your state tax. You may need to amend your state tax return. 

What you need to do:

Remember to keep a copy of your amended state return in your tax files.
Filing an amended return is free.  In addition, as a part of our Accuracy Guarantee, TurboTax will reimburse you for any penalties or interest you are assessed as result of this error.  You can find additional information about our Accuracy Guarantee by clicking on this link TurboTax Accuracy Guarantee.  If for any reason you are not satisfied with TurboTax as a result of this issue, we will refund your purchase price. 
We apologize if this situation applies to you.  If you have additional questions, please contact us at 1-877-216-2138.