I was instructed to use Gainskeeper to import 1099 -B's from TDA. Is this accurate?

when I'm entering Gai (Gainskeeper) to my broker/financial list to import 1099 - B's, I'm asked for my account # and PIN. TT instr say to use one's atmd account # and PIN but keeps coming up Unsuccessful" .
Anyone know if they want the TD account # or maybe a Gainskeeper account # (??)
    Everyone has had problems importing the TDA 1099B data. Here's a method that works, using the GainsKeeper generated TXF file. Note that you are not importing from GainsKeeper, but from the TXF file that is created using the GainsKeeper data from TD Ameritrade.

    To Import the 1099B data from TD Ameritrade

    Create the (Schedule D) Buy/Sell (txf) file
    1. Logon to your TD Ameritrade account; click Accounts, then History & Statements.
    2. Click the Tax Center tab.
    3. Click the year (e.g., 2010) under Show with wash sale adjustments in the Realized Gain/Loss Report section located halfway down the page (without scrolling).
    4. Click TXF at the top of the page.
    5. Choose to save the file (use the Desktop for easy access). Accept the file name that is provided.
    Import the (Schedule D) Buy/Sell (txf) file
    1. Open TurboTax and display your tax return.
    2. Click the File menu at the top left, point to Import and click From Accounting Software.
    3. Select Other Financial Software (TXF File) and click Continue.
    4. Click Browse to find the file (the file name begins with "realized" unless it was changed). Click the file name, and select Open.
    5. Click Import Now.
    6. If needed, click each check box to place a check to the left of each item listed, and click Import Now. Click Details to view the items to be imported (optional). Click Done to proceed.

    Be aware that there is a bug in TT, so after you import the data all transactions will be classified on the new Form 8949 as (A) Transactions reported on form 1099B with basis reported to the IRS. This may well be incorrect for some transactions. The TT bug is that when editing the imported transactions data, answering the question about whether or not box 6 is checked, which should identify the transaction as type A(covered) or B(not covered), does not work to change the transactions; i.e. The result does not flow through to the database. However, using the forms method you can open the form “Imported 1099B”, and there you can edit each transaction correctly. This will produce the correct version(s) of the Form 8949. Note that if you are importing data from TD Ameritrade you will not see a box 6 on your 1099B, but instead you will see that transactions have been classified by long or short term, and by covered or not covered.
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