Thanksgiving Day has officially been an annual tradition in the
United States since 1863. President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a
national day of thanksgiving to be celebrated on Thursday, November
26th of that same year. Since then we have celebrated
Thanksgiving Day on the fourth Thursday in November.
When dealing with taxes - as with everything else in life -
people make mistakes. So, the IRS has made it possible to correct
your mistakes if they're made on your tax return.
If you discover an error after you've filed your tax return, you
can correct it by filing an amended return. To help you decide if
you need to amend your return, the IRS has published a
helpful list of facts: