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Department of Taxation and Finance

Enhanced Form IT-201-X, Amended Resident Income Tax Return

Enhanced paper filing with a fill-in form

Electronic filing is the fastest, safest way to file—but if you must file a paper New York State amended resident income tax return, use our enhanced fill-in Form IT-201-X with 2D barcodes.

Benefits include:

  • no more handwriting—type your entries directly into our form
  • automatic calculation of your refund or tax due amount—the form does the math
  • a unique 2D barcode printed on every page that securely links your return information to your account
  • fewer errors and faster processing of your return

Note: We recommend you save the PDF document to your computer and fill out this saved version, instead of accessing the form directly through your web browser. The form is not available for use with any mobile devices.

All taxpayers should save a copy of their return for their files. You can either print a copy of the return or save the return on your computer.

Ready to fill in your form?

Fill in enhanced form IT-201-X

Do not make any handwritten entries on this form. Handwritten entries may cause delays and miscalculations.

Did you know?

Form IT-2, Summary of W-2 Statements, is also enhanced with 2D barcodes. If you file a New York State income tax return and you received federal Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, you must complete fill-in Form IT-2 and submit it with your return.

Fill in enhanced Form IT-2

Do not submit your original federal Form W-2 to the Tax Department; keep it for your personal records.


Not in a hurry?

Print our standard paper Form IT-201-X, Amended Resident Income Tax Return (instructions), and complete it by hand.

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