Tax Reconciliation Worksheet FAQ (1040)

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Why is the Tax Reconciliation Worksheet not calculating?


The tax calculation for Schedule J – Income Averaging for Farmers and Fisherman or Form 8615 – Tax on Certain Children Who Have Unearned Income is very complex. The tax calculation is explained in greater detail on those forms, schedules, and related worksheets.

See the topics below for more information.

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Screen J - Schedule J - Farm Income Averaging (1040)

Schedule J FAQs (1040)

Screen 8615 - Kiddie Tax - Parent and Taxpayer Information

Form 8615 - Kiddie tax FAQs (1040)