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As I said in my original post…

You are apparently psychic, since you answered my question before I even asked it!

But seriously, it's impressive that you anticipated my question, and I should have read more carefully.

The amount on line 16 isn't zero, but it's close. (Less than $1K.)

You can't claim the EIC (Earned Income Credit) if your investment income is > $3,600. Maybe that's what you were thinking of?

That's probably what I was thinking of.

I am so pleased to learn that I can just adjust my holdings now and be okay. I posted the first message in this thread when I found myself wondering about quarterly estimated taxes, and until I read your reply, I've been worried sick about them.

I've already adjusted my withholdings, so I should be good for 2020. I've also made a rough calculation for my taxes, and set aside that much plus 10% to allow for error.

Thanks again, AJ for all your help.
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