Form 1040X

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  • 01 Fill and edit template Fill Form 1040X
  • 02 Sign it online Sign Form 1040X
  • 03 Export or print immediately Export Form 1040X

What is 1040x 2024 form? 

1040x form is used to correct the information in 1040, 1040EZ, 1040NR and 1040 NR-EZ forms. These changes may include filing status, income and deductions, number of exemptions, and so on. 

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What I need 1040x form for? 

  • The 1040x form can be filled only after the individual filled the original form;
  • The information provided in the form changed the information in the original form. Note that the changes may require to adjust other items in the original form;
  • Based on the information you’ve decided to change, you need to provide all the supporting documents. 

Organizations that work with Amended Individual Income Tax Return


IRS Form 1040X Resources

Relevant to 1040X form 2021

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How to Fill Out Fillable Form 1040-X?

Step 1: Click the "Fill Out Form" button.

Step 2: The form consists of 30 fields to fill in. As a general rule, the first thing you need to do is to fill the fields with your personal information.

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Step 3: Then, on the first page of the form, give only the information concerning changes in numerical value. Applicants do not need to fill all fields: enter only the information that changed. For example, the number of credits, exemptions, and so on.

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Step 4: On the second page, you need to explain the changes. It consists of three parts: 

  • Exemptions and Dependents;
  • Presidential Election Campaign Fund;
  • Explanation of Changes.

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Step 5: Sign your 1040X by clicking the "Sign Field".

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Form Versions

2021 Fillable Form 1040x for 2021 tax year Fill Out Form
2020 Fillable Form 1040x for 2020 tax year Fill Out Form
2019 Fillable Form 1040x for 2019 tax year Fill Out Form

FAQ: IRS 1040X Form Popular Questions

  • How do I get my 1040X?

    You can get a printable and fillable version of the form here at PDFLiner. Another way is to download the form from the official IRS website.

  • When can I file an amended tax return?

    You can file it during the 3 years since your initial tax return.

  • How do I amend my tax return?

    To amend your tax return, fill out form 1040X with PDFLiner for example and file it with the IRS electronically or by mail.

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