Tax return with a itin number instead social security

Asked over 2 years ago - Oakland, CA

i got my taxes done but i gave my tax id number because i didnt have a ss for a long time , but my immigration status change and i got a a social security number and i forgot to tell the person how did the taxes for my, i think he used efile.
can i change my tax id number for my social security number still

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  1. Brian S Wayson

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    Answered . Yes,you can file an amended return up to three years after your original return was due.

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  2. Christopher Michael Larson

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    Answered . However, you might not be able to go back and retro-actively change for prior years. Definitely this year as it isn't even April 15th yet. But I would talk to a preparer before you go amending any returns where you did not have an SSN on April 15th of the following year.

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  3. Curtis Lamar Harrington Jr

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    Answered . If tax ID and SS# both lead back to your identity, is that not sufficient?

    Curt Harrington Patent & Tax Law Attorney Certified Tax Specialist by the California Board of Legal... more

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