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Entering data to make a self-employment tax adjustment on Schedule SE (Form 1040) Self-Employment Tax will cause the TaxAct® program to automatically utilize Section B - Long Schedule SE.

To enter or review an adjustment for Schedule SE:

  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 Self-employment tax adjustments.
  3. Continue with the interview process to enter all of the appropriate information.
  4. On the screen titled Self-Employment Tax - Adjustments, enter the Other adjustments (+ or -) amount as a negative number (which should be exempt from self-employment tax), then click Continue.

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.


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