Form 1099-DIV - Entering Dividends in Program

You need to report your Form 1099-DIV ordinary and qualified dividends in the TaxAct program for the information to transfer to your Form 1040.

To report your Form 1099-DIV and enter your ordinary and qualified dividends (if you need help reporting your Form 1099-DIV, go to our Form 1099-DIV - Entering Dividend Income in Program FAQ):

  1. From within your Form 1099-DIV, continue with the interview process until you reach the screen titled Dividend Income - Ordinary Dividends.
  2. Click the data entry field below 1a. Ordinary dividends, and type the amount.  
  3. Click the data entry field below 1b. Qualified dividends, and type the amount.