Maple Shade, NJ asked in Tax Law and Immigration Law for New Jersey

Q: Hi question about my tax


I did my tax a month ago and filed by mail.

I am not sure if my taxes has been accepted.

I have my I140 and I need to submit it for immigration case.

My question is it okay to send my tax return as it is even though there is a chance it gets rejected or should I wait?

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1 Lawyer Answer

A: From a tax perspective the return has been filed when it's placed in the mail. If something happens in the future with the IRS that will be an adjustment of that return. There's nothing that can unfile it.

I would also check with an immigration attorney to make sure the immigration process views the status the same way.

Per IRS guidance the return is filed.

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