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How far back can you electronically file a tax return?

wendy
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In Lacerte how far back can you electronically file? If you have a 2012 return you have not filed can you efile that return?

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George4Tacks
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Current year and two (2) prior years. As of now 2015, 2016 and 2017. No to 2012. Be sure to charge extra for all the paper you will need. 

https://www.irs.gov/e-file-providers/benefits-of-1040-modernized-e-file


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George4Tacks
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Current year and two (2) prior years. As of now 2015, 2016 and 2017. No to 2012. Be sure to charge extra for all the paper you will need. 

https://www.irs.gov/e-file-providers/benefits-of-1040-modernized-e-file


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wendy
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Thank you
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George says you're welcome.
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2015, 2016, & 2017.  Starting on Monday 1.29.18

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