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I just realized I made a $200 error (not in my favor) on our joint return taxes. I ve already received my refund. This error would cause me to owe about $50 Is that worth it to file an amended return?

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Customer reply replied 27 days ago
Thanks. To be specific, my husband & I both received the annual "Alaska Permanent Fund" dividend in 2017 - we each received a 1099-MISC for $1100. I mis-typed on Turbo Tax & entered it for both of us as only $1000.

Yes it is. The IRS would not take into account all the specifics of the situation should it fall to them to correct. They may also have 3 years to correct would mean a penalty and interest for you on top of the small amount now.

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