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On the dividend form from Fidelity. The amount on Line 5 should also be on line 1a or part of line 1a. Line 1b tells you if it's qualified. Just take the info directly from the 1099-Div form from Fidelity. If you are using Tax Software just go to the section on Dividends. If you are doing this on paper go to the IRS site and get the instructions for 1099-Div. Link - - www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/i1099div.pdf

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