Washington, DC asked in Tax Law for District of Columbia

Q: I filed my taxes using TurboTax's free online service. Is there a way for me to "cancel" my filing and re-do them?

I feel that the amount I owe Washington D.C. is incorrect, and that I must have filed them incorrectly. I'd love to just "cancel" and start over.

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Stanley H Block

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  • Tax Law Lawyer
  • Pikesville, MD

A: This may be software specific, but I do not believe you can "cancel" your return. You may need to amend if your return has already been e-filed and processed. However, if for some reason your return gets reject you may be able to make changes and resubmit.

D. Mathew Blackburn

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  • Tax Law Lawyer
  • Englewood, CO

A: There's no such thing as canceling a return. You would need to file an amended return correcting any errors on the original return.

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