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what is form 8959 addtional medicare tax? why would i need this form?


      Source of problem found!  Form 8959 & 8960 erroneously being inserted for some taxfilers

      When your withheld Medicare Tax in Box 6 is more than what should be calculated from 1.45%  [0.145x] of your "Medicare Wages" in Box 5, the program fouls up and attempts to produce the Additional Medicare Tax worksheet Form 8859 [or 8860].

      Turbotax pgr responsible has been notified, presumably a fix shortly - scheduled fix date January 9 he says

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