Read the case on which your Portfolio Project is based. Determine all items that will be deducted before the AGI calculation. In a MS Excel spreadsheet, list all deductible items in column A. In column B, determine where that deduction should appear on Form 1040 (for tax year 2017).
The deliverables are as follows:
The MS Excel spreadsheet that lists the deduction for AGI (dfor) items and the supporting information on which your decision is based.