1040-US: Attribute amounts not transferring to Screen 982

Alerts and notices

Question

Why are my attribute amounts not transferring to Screen 982 after marking the checkbox to do so?

Answer

If you have entered X in the Display available credits and carryover field, delete the X, print preview the return, then re-enter X in the Display available credits and carryovers field in Screen 982.

Related topic: Form 982 - Reduction of Tax Attributes Due to Discharge of Indebtedness (and Section 1082 Basis Adjustment) FAQs (1040)