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To access Form 8845 Indian Employment Credit in the TaxAct program:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal (on smaller devices, click in the top left corner of your screen, then click Federal).
  2. Click the Other Credits dropdown, click the Other credits dropdown that appears, then click General Business Credit - Form 3800.
  3. On the screen titled General Business Credit - Credit Forms, click the checkbox next to Form 8845.
  4. On the screen titled General Business Credit - Credit Review, click + Add Form 8845 to create a new copy of the form or click Edit to edit the form already created (desktop program: click Review instead of Edit).
  5. Fill out the form, then click Save & Close.

The credit amount in the TaxAct program will transfer to Form 3800 General Business Credit, which will transfer to Line 6 of Schedule 3 (Form 1040) Additional Credits and Payments.

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

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