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Hi and welcome to Just Answer!If she change name - she need to update her record with the Social Security Administration. The IRS system gets updates automatically - but that might take several days.When the tax returns is filed - the IRS verified if the name and the SSN on the tax return match what they have - and in case of mismatch - the tax return is rejected. That likely what happened with your daughter. To have her tax return accepted - she need to use the name that is currently registered in the Social Security Administration.