TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ

2016 Maine Tuition and Fee Deduction Addback Amend Instructions

Certain taxpayers who received a federal tuition and fees deduction may need to amend their Maine 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 Maine state tax return prior to March 17, 2017 AND
  • You received a tuition and fees deduction on your federal tax return 
If you are affected, you may have overpaid your state tax. You may need to amend your state tax return. 

What you need to do:

Filing an amended return is free.  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.