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hamndc
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Sold main home in 2018. does thi info have to be filed?

ok. I got a 1099-S. Is turbo tax going to file this inf?
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Ashby
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Sold main home in 2018. does thi info have to be filed?

If you received a Form 1099-S for the sale either with a gain or a loss, the sale has to be reported.  You will need the online TurboTax Premier or Self-Employed edition to report the sale if you are using the online editions.   Make sure that you indicate that you want the sale of the home reported on your tax return. 

  • Click on Federal Taxes
  • Click on Wages and Income 
  • Click on I'll choose what I work on (if shown)
  • Scroll down to Less Common Income
  • On Sale of Home (gain or loss), click the start or update button

Or enter sale of home in the Search box located in the upper right of the program screen.  Click on Jump to sale of home

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Ashby
New Member

Sold main home in 2018. does thi info have to be filed?

If you received a Form 1099-S for the sale either with a gain or a loss, the sale has to be reported.  You will need the online TurboTax Premier or Self-Employed edition to report the sale if you are using the online editions.   Make sure that you indicate that you want the sale of the home reported on your tax return. 

  • Click on Federal Taxes
  • Click on Wages and Income 
  • Click on I'll choose what I work on (if shown)
  • Scroll down to Less Common Income
  • On Sale of Home (gain or loss), click the start or update button

Or enter sale of home in the Search box located in the upper right of the program screen.  Click on Jump to sale of home

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