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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

 
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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

The program automatically calculates AMT, so if you had no 6251 in your 2016 return, you should have said No.

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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

are you using step-by step mode or input mode?.  if s-b-s please specify where you're at and exactly what is being asked
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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

 FederalTaxes-wages and income- after investment sales income I press 'done, answer YES to figure out my capital loss carry over (recommended option) => continue to input Schedule D info =>continue to page that says "do you have different capital loss carry over amounts from AMT".  Since I didn't do the AMT calculations last year I can't answer diffinitively. The help page says that its uncommon for there to be a difference between regular tax and AMT.

When I choose option 'yes', the next page want info from last years 6251, which I don't have.
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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

I'm using Step-by-Step
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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

did anyone answer this ...

" FederalTaxes-wages and income- after investment sales income I press 'done, answer YES to figure out my capital loss carry over (recommended option) => continue to input Schedule D info =>continue to page that says "do you have different capital loss carry over amounts from AMT".  Since I didn't do the AMT calculations last year I can't answer definitively. The help page says that its uncommon for there to be a difference between regular tax and AMT."  ....

Did anyone the above question(s)?  It is happening to me, too.  I did not use AMT in 2016.  Please respond.
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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

what do  you mean, you should have said No... do what question???
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TT 2017 is asking for Form 6251(AMT) info. I do not have that form for 2016. What can to do?

The program automatically calculates AMT, so if you had no 6251 in your 2016 return, you should have said No.

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