How long does an amended tax return take to process?

Answer The IRS can take on average between 8 to 12 weeks to process and finalize its findings for amended tax returns. Filing earlier or electronically can possibly speed this up, but they are not guarant... Read More »

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How long do you have to file an amended tax return?

Deadlines for filing amended returns depend upon whether or not the filer owes taxes or is due a refund. According to the Internal Revenue Service, to claim a refund, the individual must file a For... Read More »

How long does it take for the IRS to process a tax return?

For tax returns sent through the U.S. Postal Service, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) usually takes six weeks to process the return and issue a refund. Tax returns received electronically throug... Read More »

Amended Tax Return Penalties?

Form 1040X is used to amend or correct a previously filed tax return that contains important errors, such as reported income, filing status, missing credits or deductions. However, if the IRS finds... Read More »

Can you amend an amended return?

There is no limit on how many times you can amend tax returns. You have up to three years from the tax year you wish to amend. That means that if you wanted to amend a return for tax year 2006 file... Read More »