How to Refile Prior Year Tax Returns?

Answer While all taxpayers should strive to file their tax returns on time and accurately, there are times when additional income and deduction information is received after the tax return has already bee... Read More »

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How long do you have to refile federal income tax returns?

Refiling a tax return requires the use of a Form 1040X. In order to receive a refund based on an amended return, the IRS has instilled a limit of three years for the payment of refunds. If the amen... Read More »

Is it possible to obtain copies of prior tax returns from the IRS?

To get an exact copy of old tax records, a taxpayer must use Form 4506. This form will request a copy of the tax return. There is a $57 charge per tax return copy. A tax transcript is available for... Read More »

How to File Federal Taxes for a Prior Year?

Filing your taxes for a prior year can save you money in interest and tax penalties and help you avoid legal trouble with the Internal Revenue Service. You will still receive a tax refund if you ar... Read More »

How to File Prior-Year Taxes Online?

If you have old taxes due from prior years, you can pay them online at any time. You can also obtain the tax form for the appropriate year or years online. Each tax form is different, so download t... Read More »