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  • Total income or loss 2016

    Completing your tax return



    This information may not apply to the current year. Check the content carefully to ensure it is applicable to your circumstances.

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    Go to Total income or loss on page 3 of your tax return.

    Step 1

    Check that you have shown all your income.

    Step 2

    Add up all the amounts in the right-hand column for items 1 to 12 on pages 2 to 3 of your tax return.

    Step 3

    If below item 12 on your tax return you have no amount at I go to step 4, otherwise read on. If the amount at I is a loss you take it away from your total from step 2, otherwise add the amount at I to your total from step 2.

    Step 4

    Write your answer at Total income or loss.

    If your answer is a loss, print L in the LOSS box at the right of Total income or loss.

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      Last modified: 26 May 2016QC 48777