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Subject: AMT: When do I need to refigure my Schedule D? Date: 3/9/1998 12:13 PM
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I got all the way through my taxes - well almost - when I discovered that I need to figure my AMT to see how much of the child care credit I can actually take.

My confusion is this, Part IV of the AMT (form 6251) asks you to enter amounts from Schedule D and then in parantheses it states (as refigured for the AMT, if necessary). When is it necessary to refigure your schedule D amounts for the AMT? I'm hoping I won't have to do this.

Can anyone help?

Thank you so much,
Suzanne Boyd
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