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but seems to NOT calculate /or even ask about RMD.

Correct, because the RMD is irrelevant to completing your tax return. The IRS knows whether you've complied because it gets the 12/31/xx balance from the custodian via Form 5498. It knows your age from your SSN and it can calculate the RMD and compare that amount to the entries you made on lines 15/16 of Form 1040.

There may be something in the planning modules or worksheets that will calculate the RMD for you. Professional tax preparation software provides this capability.

Ira
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