topic My wife's W2 has in box 14 &quot;ORSTTW - $43,980.89&quot;. The SW automatically set this as the Oregon Statewide Transit tax. This is actually the WAGES for it. in Get your taxes done using TurboTax https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/my-wife-s-w2-has-in-box-14-orsttw-43-980-89-the-sw-automatically-set-this-as-the-oregon-statewide/01/278504#M118145 <P>Since the software mis-handled the ORSTTW in box 14, it reported an additional $43,980 in state taxes paid. This could get someone in trouble if it was the difference in hitting the max SALT for itemized deductions. Please fix it! ORSTT was the line below it and that was the correct Oregon Statewide Transit Tax.</P> Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:13:55 GMT rwturner 2019-06-03T17:13:55Z My wife's W2 has in box 14 "ORSTTW - $43,980.89". The SW automatically set this as the Oregon Statewide Transit tax. This is actually the WAGES for it. https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/my-wife-s-w2-has-in-box-14-orsttw-43-980-89-the-sw-automatically-set-this-as-the-oregon-statewide/01/278504#M118145 <P>Since the software mis-handled the ORSTTW in box 14, it reported an additional $43,980 in state taxes paid. This could get someone in trouble if it was the difference in hitting the max SALT for itemized deductions. Please fix it! ORSTT was the line below it and that was the correct Oregon Statewide Transit Tax.</P> Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:13:55 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/my-wife-s-w2-has-in-box-14-orsttw-43-980-89-the-sw-automatically-set-this-as-the-oregon-statewide/01/278504#M118145 rwturner 2019-06-03T17:13:55Z Yep, and the "Category" selection is different depending... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/yep-and-the-category-selection-is-different-depending/01/278511#M118150 <P>Yep, and the "Category" selection is different depending on whether you are using the Online software vs Desktop software.&nbsp; &nbsp;</P><P>Here's what I tell people who post here and actually notice the problem....for the others that do not realize it was wrong.., they are <I>Screwed</I> and facing an eventual amended tax return mess!..</P><P>______________________<BR /></P><P> <I>IF There is one entry for the smaller amount (ORSTTT).....the Turbotax Category you select is "ORSTT W/H"&nbsp; where "W/H" = withholding&nbsp; ................(or select "Oregon Statewide Transit Tax" if you are using the desktop software)</I> </P><P> <I>(.....but I'm not sure the other one (ORSTTW) "wages" should even be there in box 14 at all......but I guess that's something for the Oregon tax EA's/CPAs to fight.....)</I> <BR /> </P><P> <I>IF&amp;when you do enter the larger ORSTTW $$ amount make sure you select (I guess) "Other not on above list"...that's probably what you needed to select&nbsp;</I> <BR /> </P><P>_________________________________</P><P>BUT..it will only happen for Oregon W-2 forms that have the wages in box 14......I'm not sure that all W-2 forms will have the wages there...but all should have the Tax itself there.<BR /></P><P>I informed TTX (offline) that this will be a MAJOR problem, and I'll add your post to it too.&nbsp;</P> Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:13:56 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/yep-and-the-category-selection-is-different-depending/01/278511#M118150 SteamTrain 2019-06-03T17:13:56Z It doesn't show up on all of them because only the smalle... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/it-doesn-t-show-up-on-all-of-them-because-only-the-smalle/01/278521#M118157 It doesn't show up on all of them because only the smaller number showed up on my W2. I thought this submission was going to TurboTax so they could work on a fix. Hopefully they read these? Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:13:57 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/it-doesn-t-show-up-on-all-of-them-because-only-the-smalle/01/278521#M118157 rwturner 2019-06-03T17:13:57Z employer put 23,000 wages in the box14 as OR STT wages  a... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/employer-put-23-000-wages-in-the-box14-as-or-stt-wages-a/01/278529#M118163 employer put 23,000 wages in the box14 as OR STT wages&nbsp;&nbsp;and originally Turbo Tax put it under State taxes paid for oregon ! i was getting a refund of $400 then the next time i signed on it changed on its own and now i owe $93 to state! this was confusing .. employer prob should not put that in box 14 and Turbo Tax must have caught the mistake but luckily i didnt file my taxes yet .. I spent a loing time researching this... looks like it might be a problem for others... Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:13:59 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/employer-put-23-000-wages-in-the-box14-as-or-stt-wages-a/01/278529#M118163 alvarg2 2019-06-03T17:13:59Z Hi Everyone - I have the same issue in Box 14, where my e... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/hi-everyone-i-have-the-same-issue-in-box-14-where-my-e/01/278546#M118177 Hi Everyone - I have the same issue in Box 14, where my employer put both the TAX on one line and the WAGES on which the transit tax was computed, on another line.&nbsp;&nbsp;So....should we not put the WAGES in Box 14 in Turbo Tax and only put the TAX there?&nbsp;&nbsp;What is everyone doing on this issue?&nbsp;&nbsp; Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:14:00 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/hi-everyone-i-have-the-same-issue-in-box-14-where-my-e/01/278546#M118177 alhelmly 2019-06-03T17:14:00Z I overrode the explanation for the wages line to "Other -... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/i-overrode-the-explanation-for-the-wages-line-to-other/01/278552#M118182 I overrode the explanation for the wages line to "Other - not listed" Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:14:02 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/i-overrode-the-explanation-for-the-wages-line-to-other/01/278552#M118182 rwturner 2019-06-03T17:14:02Z So....you put the WAGES amount in Box 14, but showed it a... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/so-you-put-the-wages-amount-in-box-14-but-showed-it-a/01/278561#M118188 So....you put the WAGES amount in Box 14, but showed it as "Other - not listed"....? Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:14:03 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/so-you-put-the-wages-amount-in-box-14-but-showed-it-a/01/278561#M118188 alhelmly 2019-06-03T17:14:03Z Correct. https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/correct/01/278571#M118196 Correct. Mon, 03 Jun 2019 17:14:05 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/correct/01/278571#M118196 rwturner 2019-06-03T17:14:05Z
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<P>Yep, and the "Category" selection is different depending on whether you are using the Online software vs Desktop software.&nbsp; &nbsp;</P><P>Here's what I tell people who post here and actually notice the problem....for the others that do not realize it was wrong.., they are <I>Screwed</I> and facing an eventual amended tax return mess!..</P><P>______________________<BR /></P><P> <I>IF There is one entry for the smaller amount (ORSTTT).....the Turbotax Category you select is "ORSTT W/H"&nbsp; where "W/H" = withholding&nbsp; ................(or select "Oregon Statewide Transit Tax" if you are using the desktop software)</I> </P><P> <I>(.....but I'm not sure the other one (ORSTTW) "wages" should even be there in box 14 at all......but I guess that's something for the Oregon tax EA's/CPAs to fight.....)</I> <BR /> </P><P> <I>IF&amp;when you do enter the larger ORSTTW $$ amount make sure you select (I guess) "Other not on above list"...that's probably what you needed to select&nbsp;</I> <BR /> </P><P>_________________________________</P><P>BUT..it will only happen for Oregon W-2 forms that have the wages in box 14......I'm not sure that all W-2 forms will have the wages there...but all should have the Tax itself there.<BR /></P><P>I informed TTX (offline) that this will be a MAJOR problem, and I'll add your post to it too.&nbsp;</P>
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It doesn't show up on all of them because only the smaller number showed up on my W2. I thought this submission was going to TurboTax so they could work on a fix. Hopefully they read these?
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employer put 23,000 wages in the box14 as OR STT wages&nbsp;&nbsp;and originally Turbo Tax put it under State taxes paid for oregon ! i was getting a refund of $400 then the next time i signed on it changed on its own and now i owe $93 to state! this was confusing .. employer prob should not put that in box 14 and Turbo Tax must have caught the mistake but luckily i didnt file my taxes yet .. I spent a loing time researching this... looks like it might be a problem for others...
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Hi Everyone - I have the same issue in Box 14, where my employer put both the TAX on one line and the WAGES on which the transit tax was computed, on another line.&nbsp;&nbsp;So....should we not put the WAGES in Box 14 in Turbo Tax and only put the TAX there?&nbsp;&nbsp;What is everyone doing on this issue?&nbsp;&nbsp;
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So....you put the WAGES amount in Box 14, but showed it as "Other - not listed"....?
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