File Taxes Incorrectly? How To Correct Your Tax Return And Avoid IRS Penalties
Tax season is on the horizon, and a frequently asked question we receive from panicked clients is what happens if you file your taxes incorrectly. TaxRise understands this is an uncomfortable position to be in, and we’re here to guide you through this situation.
We will also cover how to correct your tax return and avoid penalties and back tax interest.
How Do I Know If I Incorrectly Filed My Tax Return?
How Do I Re-File My Taxes?
Should I Amend My Tax Return?
Can I Go To Jail For Filing My Taxes Incorrectly?
Will The IRS Automatically Correct My Return?
- Math errors: if your mistake is a small math error or miscalculation, the IRS will automatically correct it. You may be asked to provide more information.
- Clerical errors: if you forgot to attach a form or schedule, you’ll be asked to send in the documents.