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2thegrove
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Was the executor of estate how to file k-1

 
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CherylW
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Was the executor of estate how to file k-1

To input a K-1:

  1. Go to Your 2016 Income Summary.  

  2. Go to Business Investment and Estate/Trust Income.  

  3. Click Start or Update by Schedule K-1

  4. Select Start or Update by Estates or Trusts (Form 1041). 

  5. Fill out the K-1 EXACTLY as it is on paper. 

It goes on page two of your Schedule E, and on line 17 of Form 1040. 

To check:

1.       Go to My Account. 

2.       Go to Tools. 

3.       Go to View Tax Summary. 

4.       Go to Preview my 1040. 

Your estate income will show on line 17 of Form 1040.


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CherylW
Level 3

Was the executor of estate how to file k-1

To input a K-1:

  1. Go to Your 2016 Income Summary.  

  2. Go to Business Investment and Estate/Trust Income.  

  3. Click Start or Update by Schedule K-1

  4. Select Start or Update by Estates or Trusts (Form 1041). 

  5. Fill out the K-1 EXACTLY as it is on paper. 

It goes on page two of your Schedule E, and on line 17 of Form 1040. 

To check:

1.       Go to My Account. 

2.       Go to Tools. 

3.       Go to View Tax Summary. 

4.       Go to Preview my 1040. 

Your estate income will show on line 17 of Form 1040.


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