how do i enter volunteer firefighter credit for State of Louisiana

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    Go to the upper right and select Tools
    Select Topic List
    Scroll down to the state and select Adjustments to Income
    Advance one screen and you will be on the Louisiana Adjustments screen


    14E –  Volunteer Firei  ghter – R.S. 47:293(9)(a)(xii) provides an exclu-
    sion of $500 per tax year for individuals who serve as volunteer
    i rei ghters. To qualify for this exclusion, the taxpayer must com-
    plete 24 hours of continuing education and be an active member
    of the Louisiana State Fireman’s Association or on the depart-
    mental personnel roster for the State Fire Marshal’s Volunteer
    Fireman’s Insurance Program. To substantiate the exclusion, a
    taxpayer should retain either a membership card with the tax-
    payer’s name and the applicable tax year, a lifetime membership
    card, or a copy of the departmental personnel roster for the State
    Fire Marshal’s Volunteer Fireman’s Insurance Program and a
    certii cate or other document provided to the taxpayer noting the
    date of the training, the topic covered, the duration of the train-
    ing, and name and contact information of the person providing
    the training to support the continuing education requirements.
    • I did what you suggested.  On turbo tax that is the credit for paid volunteers income not to be taxed.  My husband doesn't take pay, but there is suppose to be a schedule g which you can get a $500.00 credit for being a volunteer.
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