Form 1099-R - Distribution Codes

For information about distribution codes in Box 7 of Form 1099-R, go to the IRS Instructions or find the information in your TaxAct return:

  • Go to the IRS Instructions for Forms 1099-R and 5498, page 15, to view Table 1. Guide to Distribution Codes.
  • Find the information in your TaxAct return (if you need help accessing Form 1099-R, go to our Form 1099-R - Entering Distributions from Retirement Plans FAQ):
    1. From within your Form 1099-R, continue with the interview process until you reach the screen titled Enter the remaining details from the Form 1099-R.
    2. Scroll down to the Box 7 section, and click Guide to distribution codes, or Distribution code combinations.

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