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Hi, I have a question regarding amended tax returns. I am a nonresident alien in the US, and I filed forms 1040A for the years 2014 and 2015. I was not aware that I needed to file 1040NR. The tax software I used also included a claim that only citizens qualify for. I wanted to know how I can file a corrected return and pay back any money I might owe to the IRS.
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Tax Professional: Stephen G., Sr Income Tax Expert replied 7 months ago

You'll have to file Form 1040X to make the correction.

You will have to attach a completed Form 1040NR to support the corrected figures on the 1040X. Basically you'll have to complete the 1040NR first and then you will be able to show the adjustments from the original 1040A you filed.

You'll need a 1040X for each year.

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