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fran1gray
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How can I take off a solar tax credit off of my taxes

 
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AlanT222
Expert Alumni

How can I take off a solar tax credit off of my taxes

Form 5695 (Residential Energy Credits) is used to calculate tax credits for energy-efficient improvements and alternative energy equipment.

To add or remove this form:

  1. Open (continue) your return if you don't already have it open.
  2. Inside TurboTax, search for this exact phrase including the comma and spaces: 5695, residential energy credit
  3. Select the Jump to link in your search results.
  4. At the bottom of the Energy-Saving Home Improvements screen, answer Yes, then select Continue.
    • To delete the 5695, answer No, select Continue, and then answer Yes on the following screen to confirm the deletion.
  5. Follow the instructions to enter your energy-saving improvement costs.
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fsharp
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How can I take off a solar tax credit off of my taxes

I am working on 2023 taxes and trying to take off the solar tax credit since I don't pay enough taxes to use it. I can't seem to take it off. Otherwise I have to wait for a 595 form and mail taxes.  

CatinaT1
Employee Tax Expert

How can I take off a solar tax credit off of my taxes

This is scheduled to be fixed with the February 7 update. The updates generally happen at night. It should be available February 8.

 

Here is how to delete a form:

 

  1. On the menu bar on the left that shows. 

  1. Select Tax Tools 
  2. On the drop-down select Tools 
  3. On the Pop-Up menu select Delete a Form 
  4. This will give you all of the forms in your return 
  5. Scroll down to the form you want to delete 
  6. Select the Form 
  7. Click on Delete

Always use extreme caution when deleting information from your tax return.  There could be unintended consequences. 

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