TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ

MS -Unable to correct prior year liability on Form 80-320 on TTO in smartcheck

We are aware of the error when running smartcheck on MS state taxes and you receive and error to correct prior year liability on Form 80-320

Workaround

Navigate back to the State Tab at the top of your screen and go through the state taxes again.  

  1. On the screen "Let's get your state taxes done right"  - click -Continue-
  2. Choose -Delete- to remove your State Return and click -YES- to confirm the delete
  3. Choose "-Add Another State-"
  4. Choose -Mississippi- and continue

Continue through your state interview again

When you reach the Page that reads:

Your 2015 Return

Choose the status of your 2015 Mississippi return.

  • My 2015 Mississippi return showed no tax liability and I made estimated tax payments in 2016.
  • My 2015 Mississippi return showed no tax liability but I did not make estimated tax payments in 2016.
  • I did not file a 2015 return and I did not make estimated tax payments in 2016.
  • None of the Above

Be sure to choose one of the options and follow the questions after with correct responses

If you do not choose anything on this screen the error will return

 

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