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Indiana's Economic Development for a Growing Economy Credit (EDGE Credit) is taken on Line 7 of Indiana Schedule 5/Schedule F.

You would receive a credit agreement letter along with your Indiana K-1 from the preparer of your business return.

To enter the credit in the TaxAct® program:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click State, then click Indiana (or IN). On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then click State.
  2. Click Credits & Payments in the Indiana Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand, click Credits to expand, then click Economic Development and Economic Credit.
  3. Click + Add Schedule IN-EDGE to create a new copy of the form or click Edit to review a form already created.
  4. Scroll down to answer all applicable questions, then click Save & Close.

Additional Information

Per Indiana Instructions for Form IT-40, on page 43:

Lines 7 and 8:
Economic Development for a Growing Economy Credit (EDGE);
Economic Development for a Growing Economy Retention Credit (EDGE-R)

If you have business income (including partnership or S corporation income) you may be eligible for one or both of these credits. These credits are available to businesses who conduct certain activities that are designed to foster job creation and/or job retention in Indiana.

This credit is available to pass-through entities, such as members of partnerships and S corporations.

Contact the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC), One North Capitol, Suite 700, Indianapolis, IN, 46204, for eligibility requirements, or visit the Indiana Economic Development Corporation website for additional information.

Note. The approved credit agreement letter from the IEDC must be maintained with your records.

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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