If you claimed the First-Time Homebuyer credit in a previous year, you can access your account information using the IRS First-Time Homebuyer Credit Account Look-up tool. This will provide you with your total credit amount, repayment amount, and other information. If you claimed the credit for a home purchased in 2008, or if you claimed the credit for a home that ceased to be your main home within 36 months, you may need to repay the credit.
To enter repayment information in the TaxAct® program:
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