How do I file taxes for previous years?

Answer People neglect to file income taxes for many reasons, most notably the inability to pay at a given time. However, these taxes may add up over the years and burden the taxpayer with a large sum that... Read More »

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How do I amend federal income taxes for previous years?

Filing DeadlinesIndicate the year of the return you are amending on top of Form 1040X. According to the IRS, you have three years from the time the original tax return was filed, or two years from ... Read More »

Can I file a previous year's taxes online?

On One Hand: You Cannot File Previous Years Taxes OnlineYou cannot file a previous years tax return online with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS only allows online filing of returns from... Read More »

How many years do I have to file my taxes?

You must file taxes each year if you have earned income during the previous year. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS), however, can collect up to 10 years of unpaid tax debts. Tax refunds can be fil... Read More »

How many years back can I file taxes?

A tax return should be filed within 3 years of a return due date for any refunds due to the taxpayer. Additionally, if a taxpayer refuses to file returns, IRS employees will file one in their absen... Read More »