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You are able to amend a return as far back as you would like, but to claim a refund, you generally must file Form 1040X within three years from the date you filed your original tax return or within two years from the date you paid the tax, whichever is later. Processing time.

The general processing time for amended returns is 8 to 12 weeks.

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Below is a link to IRS.Gov which covers ten common facts about amending your tax return.

https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/ten-facts-on-filing-an-amended-tax-return

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