Tax

Have a Tax Question? Ask a Tax Expert

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Tax

My social Security number was entered wrong on my ...

Customer Question
My social Security number was...
My social Security number was entered wrong on my tax return. How can I correct it?
Submitted: 10 years ago.Category: Tax
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Tax Question
Answered in 18 minutes by:
6/5/2007
Tax Professional: Lev, Tax Advisor replied 10 years ago
Lev
Lev, Tax Advisor
Category: Tax
Satisfied Customers: 30,134
Experience: Taxes, Immigration, Labor Relations
Verified

If you filed electronically - your tax return would likely be rejected on the next day because the IRS computer match SSN and names on the return.

If you mail your return - information will be entered into computer and the mistake will be catched. The IRS would likely contact you via mail.

You may contact the IRS calling 1-800-829 - 1040 to inform about your mistake and verify if your return already in the system.

You may resubmit your return with corrected information. Add a statement about your mistake.

Lev
Lev, Tax Advisor
Category: Tax
Satisfied Customers: 30,134
Experience: Taxes, Immigration, Labor Relations
Verified
Lev and 87 other Tax Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Customer reply replied 10 years ago
Reply to Lev's Post: Does this apply to a Illinois State Tax return?
Customer reply replied 10 years ago
Reply to Lev's Post: does this apply to a Illinois state tax return?
Customer reply replied 10 years ago
All I need to know is if your answer applies to a State of Illinois Tax return as well as a federal tax return Yes or No? Thanx
Customer reply replied 10 years ago
Relist: I still need help.
Does the answer apply to a Illinois state tax return?
Customer reply replied 10 years ago
Relist: I still need help.
My social security number was entered wrong on my Illinois state tax return - That was the question you answered for a tax return in general when I asked did it apply to a Illinois STATE TAX RETURN. Can I still get an answer?
Tax Professional: Lev, Tax Advisor replied 10 years ago

Sorry, for delay,

yes - Illinois Department of Revenue uses SSN as a primary key to track tax returns. All above will be correct for Illinois tax return.

Only contact information will be - 1(NNN) NNN-NNNNor 1(NNN) NNN-NNNN Representatives are available Monday through Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.

You also may contact a local office:

James R. Thompson Center
Concourse Level
100 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IllinoisNNN-NN-NNNN1(NNN) NNN-NNNN

Maine North Regional BuildingXXXXXbr />Des Plaines, IllinoisNNN-NN-NNNN1(NNN) NNN-NNNN/p>

Ask Your Own Tax Question
Ask Lev Your Own Question
Lev
Lev
Lev, Tax Advisor
Category: Tax
Satisfied Customers: 30,134
30,134 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Taxes, Immigration, Labor Relations

Lev is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I really was impressed with the prompt response. Your expert was not only a tax expert, but a people expert!!! Her genuine and caring attitude came across in her response...

T.G.WMatteson, IL

I WON!!! I just wanted you to know that your original answer gave me the courage and confidence to go into yesterday's audit ready to fight.

BonnieChesnee, SC

Great service. Answered my complex tax question in detail and provided a lot of additional useful information for my specific situation.

JohnMinneapolis, MN

Excellent information, very quick reply. The experts really take the time to address your questions, it is well worth the fee, for the peace of mind they can provide you with.

OrvilleHesperia, California

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Wallstreet Esq.

Wallstreet Esq.

Tax Attorney

586 satisfied customers

10 years experience

Mark D

Mark D

Enrolled Agent

1,300 satisfied customers

MBA, EA, Specializing in Business and Individual Tax Returns and Issues

Richard

Richard

Tax Attorney

4,310 satisfied customers

29 years of experience as a tax, real estate, and business attorney.

Robin D.

Robin D.

Senior Tax Advisor 4

13,695 satisfied customers

15years with H & R Block. Divisional leader, Instructor

Megan C

Megan C

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

8,651 satisfied customers

Licensed CPA, CFE, CMA, CGMA who teaches accounting courses at Master's Level

jgordosea

jgordosea

Enrolled Agent

2,885 satisfied customers

I've prepared all types of taxes since 1987.

R. Klein, EA

R. Klein, EA

Enrolled Agent

1,839 satisfied customers

Over 20 Years experience

< Previous | Next >

Related Tax Questions
I LIVE IN OKLAHOMA AND MY STATE TAX RETURN IS FOR 10,843.00
I LIVE IN OKLAHOMA AND MY STATE TAX RETURN IS FOR 10,843.00 REFUND OTC TOLD ME THEY WILL NOT PROCESS UNTIL I GIVE THEM A ORIGINAL W-2 COPY AND PROFF THAT IRS ACCEPTED MY RETURN? WHY IS THIS SHOULD I B… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
3,466 satisfied customers
Tax return garnished for restitution, does that mean it goes
tax return garnished for restitution, does that mean it goes against my monthly payment so I reduced the garnished amount I pay each month? … read more
Fred Rook
Fred Rook
Corporate Controller
BSBA
31 satisfied customers
I received a Request for Tax Return letter from the
I received a Request for Tax Return letter from the California Franchise Tax Board which states the following (and I quote) "We received information from Waco Title Company Fort Smith indicating that … read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
On my tax return I am asked to Allocate New York State
On my tax return I am asked to Allocate New York State Adjustmentsof $320 I only resided in New York 8 months then moved to the USVI … read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
3,466 satisfied customers
For a ny state partnership tax return, if you file an
For a ny state partnership tax return, if you file an extension but don't pay anything and then end up owing a lot. Do they still recognize the extension or do they charge a failure to pay penalty (fo… read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
IRS Experts Corporation changed name. 2016 tax return has
IRS ExpertsCorporation changed name. 2016 tax return has been filed with a new name. Taxpayer recently received notice which has old name. How do we change the name with IRS?… read more
Barbara
Barbara
Enrolled Agent, Paralegal
3,466 satisfied customers
When bank refinance do they verify tax returns with IRS?
When bank refinance do they verify tax returns with IRS? Because I did the refinance and bank didn't ask me for transcript signature, or Can they do it without my authorization ?… read more
Chad CFP ®
Chad CFP ®
Certified Financial Planner(R), Pro
Master\u0027s Degree
726 satisfied customers
Received notice from IRS. On my tax return missed to check
Received notice from IRS. On my tax return missed to check health care coverage for year 2014, 2015 and 2016, Do I have to file Form 1040 X for each year or can I do all three on one by checking these… read more
Robin D.
Robin D.
Senior Tax Advisor 4
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
13,695 satisfied customers
I file 2011 tx return and de state tax return i permit
hi i file 2011 fred tx return and de state tax return i permit address is de … read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
I recently filed amended federal tax returns (1040x) for
I recently filed amended federal tax returns (1040x) for 2013 and 2014. I have received a refund for 2014 and am answering some additional questions for 2013. Do I need to file amended tax returns for… read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
I just found my s corp and state tax returns for 2014 for
I just found my s corp and state tax returns for 2014 for which I thought were mailed. there is no money due but what are the consequences on mailing now and what if I don't? … read more
Mark Taylor
Mark Taylor
Certified Public Accountant
Masters
2,217 satisfied customers
The NC Department of Revenue has filed an assessment against
The NC Department of Revenue has filed an assessment against me for failing to file my 2013 return. I thought I had filed it and had a copy in my files, so I re-filed the 2013 return. Now two months l… read more
abci168
abci168
Principal
27 satisfied customers
Attorney, my ny state tax return was audited. Finally it
Attorney , my ny state tax return was audited . Finally it says the case was closed and a letter will be mailed out . Anyone to access this info… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master\u0027s Degree
1 satisfied customers
1045 and an amended tax return. 2015 tax return had a $ 248K
1045 and an amended tax return.2015 tax return had a $ 248K NOL. I prepared the 2015 tax return and a 1045 to carryback the loss back two years. All of the loss was used up on the 1045.In preparing th… read more
PDtax
PDtax
Owner
Master\u0027s Degree
1 satisfied customers
We mailed our federal tax return 1040 on April 10, 2017 and
We mailed our federal tax return 1040 on April 10, 2017 and have not received our refund as of 6-26-2017. We did not file electronically. Never took this long before. J. Smith … read more
Matthew Breecher
Matthew Breecher
President
MBA (Graduate Legal Studies)
285 satisfied customers
What is the deadline for the last federal tax return for a
What is the deadline for the last federal tax return for a closed business? Is it within 2 months after the company is closed? Thanks.… read more
Mark Taylor
Mark Taylor
Certified Public Accountant
Masters
2,217 satisfied customers
My 2016 tax return was denied electronially by the IRS. The
My 2016 tax return was denied electronially by the IRS. The social security number for the child I listed as a dependant had alredy been used by another party. I was instructed to send in a paper return and wait for notification. … read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
I filed a tax return with the department of revenue in
I filed a tax return with the department of revenue in Oregon. They have filed a tax lied on me. The return was 2013 and I think I have audit protection from you. … read more
NPVAdvisor
NPVAdvisor
CFP Licensee and Practitioner
Master's Degree
180 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x