Return the refund check with your amended return along with a letter of explanation. Write "Void" in the endorsement section of the check when you return it with your amended return. Don't staple, bend, or paper clip the check. When your amended return has completed processing, the IRS will issue a new refund check.What is an amended 1040 tax return?
A Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return marked as an amended or corrected return (not a Form 1040-X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return) An amended return processed by a specialized unit—such as our Examination Department or our Bankruptcy Department.How do I track the status of an amended tax return?
(WMAR) online tool or the toll-free telephone number 866-464-2050 three weeks after you file your amended return. Both tools are available in English and Spanish and track the status of amended returns for the current year and up to three prior years.When will my amended tax return show up on my account?
When to check... Your amended return will take up to 3 weeks after you mailed it to show up on our system. Processing it can take up to 16 weeks.