Line 18 of Federal Form 1116 Foreign Tax Credit instructs that if you figured your tax using the lower rates on qualified dividends or capital gains to see the instructions. This is because instead of entering the amount from Form 1040, line 11b you would need to make adjustments to that amount as explained in the IRS Instructions for Form 1116 Foreign Tax Credit, page 21.
This calculation is automatically done for you in the TaxAct program. To view the worksheet in your TaxAct return:
Note: If you see a message indicating you have not paid your return fees, click the View/Pay link, which will direct you through the Paper Filing steps. Continue through the screens until you have processed the payment for your product fees and then repeat the steps to print.