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04-16-2018 07:14 AM
I have trouble with this. Enter 24K into box 13, "R" coded, but it almost appears the "Tax Due" goes up rather than down. I believe there is another area where this data needs to go to fully be entered, but it's not intuitive. Any help out there?
04-17-2018 02:09 AM
I started to look into this for you, but it appears to be a very broad subject with many nuances and I'm not sure which would apply to you. I'd suggest starting by doing a web search for "partnership k-1 401k" and see if you can narrow down your situation to more specifics.
There is also a Partner Instructions for K-1 (1065) document that you might find useful: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/i1065sk1.pdf . There's info about Box 13, code R and Box 14, code A (that you'd need to have in order to take the 401k contribution deduction on page 1 of your return) starting on page 11.