Forcing Schedule C

(email from John Browning Feb 27, 2018)

TaxSlayer in many cases is using Schedule C-EZ which is out of scope for the Tax-aide program. Schedule C-EZ is not in the FL1 1040 print set so the taxpayer will not get a printed copy of their Schedule C.

According to the Tax-Aide Scope Manual TY 2017 Rel 4, you can force Schedule C by adding $1 to lines 35 and 41 in Part lll (Cost of Goods Sold). Below is how you do it in TSO.