Form 500X: Georgia Amended Individual Income Tax Return

The 500X form, also known as the Georgia Amended Individual Income Tax Return, is used to amend (correct or change) a previously filed 500 or 500EZ Georgia Individual Income Tax Return.

When to Use Form 500X?

  • You discovered an error after filing your original return, such as miscalculating income, deductions, or credits.
  • You received additional income after filing, such as a late W-2 form.
  • You need to claim additional deductions or credits you weren't aware of when you filed originally.
  • The GA DOR notified you of a discrepancy in your return.

What You'll Need to File Form 500X?

  1. Original tax return (Form 500 or 500EZ) you are amending.
  2. Supporting documentation for any changes you are making.

How to File Form 500X?

Step 1: Download and complete Form 500X (Attached Below).

Step 2: Attach all supporting documentation to your amended return.

Step 3: Mail the completed form and documentation to the address provided on the form.

Important Notes To Remember About Form 500X:

  • You can amend your Georgia return for three years from the original due date (including extensions) of the return you are amending.
  • There are penalties and interest charges for late filing or underpayment of taxes.
  • You cannot electronically file Form 500X.