TaxAct® will not always calculate all the possible preference items from the list on IRS Form 6251 Alternative Minimum Tax
. Checking or not checking certain boxes will affect the calculations in Form 6251.
To review AMT information in your return, please do the following:
- From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop) click on the Federal tab. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then select Federal.
- Click Taxes to expand the category and then click Alternative minimum tax
- On the screen titled Alternative Minimum Tax - Introduction click Continue to review or enter any AMT adjustments and preferences