You can find the Lacerte input field to elect a donation to the Presidential Campaign Fund on Screen 3, Misc Information/Direct Deposit of the Individual module.
Follow these steps to elect a donation to the Presidential Campaign Fund:
- Go to Screen 3, Misc Information/Direct Deposit.
- Scroll down to the Miscellaneous section.
- Enter the applicable number in the Presidential campaign: 1=self, 2=spouse, 3=both, 4=neither, 5=blank [O] field.
The field is labeled as an override since there is a user option that can be set to apply to all clients.
Follow these steps to set the user option to apply to all clients:
- From the Settings menu, select Options.
- Go to the Tax Return tab.
- Scroll down to the Federal Tax Options section.
- Locate the Presidential Campaign Fund.