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can i amend my 2009 1040 tax return and ask for a refund?

can i amend my 2009 1040 tax return and ask for a refund?
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Not unless you extended your 2009 return. If the return was not extended, the three year statute of limitations for claiming a refund would have expired on 4/15/13.

Conversely, if the return was extended you can claim a refund on an amended return until October 15 of this year.

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