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Author: TMFPMarti Big funky green star, 20000 posts Home Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 121061  
Subject: Re: Tax Software Date: 2/4/2009 8:15 AM
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There is only one place to enter "miscellaneous deductions" and there are fields explicitly for union dues and tax preparation fees, but they are not appearing anywhere on schedule A.

Would they affect the return if they did? IOW, do you have enough miscellaneous deductions to top the 2% exclusion? (IIRC you mentioned that you do itemize.)

Whether they would affect the return or not, I do think they should show up on the Schedule A just to avoid user confusion about whether they're lost somewhere.

Phil
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