Form 6251 - Alternative Minimum Tax - Check Boxes

TaxAct® will not always calculate all the possible preference items from the list on Form 6251 Alternative Minimum Tax—Individuals. Checking or unchecking certain boxes will affect the calculations in Form 6251.

To review AMT information in your return, please do the following:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then click Federal.
  2. Click Taxes in the Federal Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand, then click Alternative minimum tax.
  3. Continue with the interview process to enter all of the appropriate information.

Note that any link in the information above is updated each year automatically and will take you to the most recent version of the document at the time it is accessed.