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The following includes answers to common questions about amending 1040 returns.

How do I complete Form 1040X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return?

How do I amend a return for merged clients or domestic partnerships?

How do I amend a return for NOL carryback?

How do I print the Form 1040X and amended filing instructions?

How do I check the status of Form 1040X after filing?

How do I amend a prior year return with the current version of Form 1040X?

How do I amend a 1040NR for a nonresident alien?

How do I amend a return that has already been amended?

If I forgot to mark the Transfer original information field or made changes prior to marking the Transfer original information field in Screen Amend, do the changes need to be removed and the amend process restarted?

How do I delete an amended return?

Why isn't interest calculating on the amended return?

How do I add or remove dependents on the amended return?

How do I file Form 5329 with an amended return?

How can I "freeze" estimates when amending a return after the original due date?

Can Form 1040X be filed electronically?

Can I set up the refund on Form 1040X to be direct deposited into my client's bank account?

How long does it take for the IRS to accept an amended return?

How do I amend a 2014 tax return to take the Health Coverage Tax Credit on Form 8885?

How do amend a return to remove cancellation of debt that was repaid?

How do I change a Married Filing Separately return to a Married Filing Jointly return?

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