• Net income or loss from business

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    This amount takes into account losses deferred from a prior year.

    Completing this item

    Step 1, If you have net income from primary production business this year at B, subtract from it the amount of your deferred non-commercial primary production business losses from a prior year shown at D. Write the answer at YNetincomeorlossfrombusiness item P8 on page 3 of your schedule.

    If the amount at Y is negative, print L in the box at the right of the amount.

    If you have a loss from primary production business this year at B, add it to the amount of your deferred non-commercial primary production business losses from a prior year shown at D. Write the total at Y Net income or loss from business item P8 on your schedule and print L in the box at the right of the amount.

    Note

    If you have printed L in the box at the right of the amount at Y, you also need to complete items P3 and P9 on your schedule.

    Step2, If you have netincome from non-primary production business this year at C, subtract from it the amount of your deferred non-commercial non-primary production business losses from a prior year shown at E. Write the answer at Z Net income or loss from business item P8 on page 3 of your schedule.

    If the amount at Z is negative, print L in the box at the right of the amount.

    If you have a loss from non-primary production business this year at C, add it to the amount of your deferred non-commercial non-primary production business losses from a prior year shown at E. Write the total at Z Net income or loss from business item P8 on your schedule and print L in the box at the right of the amount.

    Note

    If you have printed L in the box at the right of the amount at Z, you also need to complete items P3 and P9 on your schedule.

    Step3, Add up the amounts shown at Y and Z.

    Write the answer at Net income or loss from business in the Totals column. If the total is negative, print L in the box at the right of the amount.

    Step4, Transfer the amounts at Y and Z on your schedule to B and C (respectively) item 14 on your tax return (supplementary section).

    Last modified: 01 Sep 2006QC 18499