2017 tax returns First, I am using TT deluxe CD version. I don't know what will happen other versions. I have found that if I manually enter stock transactions on 1099-B Wks, that I create, I can get eligible ones to flow directly to Schedule D lines 1a or 8a here are the lines I used line 1a must be A or D line 2 must be checked yes (should be automatically entered) line 3 must be checked yes (should be automatically entered) line 4 enter at least 1 letter or number (it doesn't print) line 6a sales price line 7b cost line 9a should be s or l and (should be automatically entered based line 1a entry) line 18a must enter M line 18b must enter 0 when done correctly there should be no boxes that are pink or red However, I have found that when I import the transactions, I can not change the data so the above works. I enter M on line 18a (it's blank to begin with) and it turns pink I also enter 0 on line 18b. the error message I get is that 18a should not have a code for imported transactions. Line 12b - import code - has a 0. Deleting the 0 in 12b doesn't work (it worked in 2016) TT this issue has existed since they IRS allowed covered transactions to be summarized and entered on 1 line. Why can't you fix this? All other tax software I have ever used allows this. Do you want your customers to switch to other software that's cheaper than yours.?
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