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 U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, Line 10a, you would need to make adjustments to that amount as explained in the IRS Instructions for Form 1116 on 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 your return fees 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.
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.