Recent guidance issued indicates the deduction for providing foster care was removed from Tax Year 2018.  This deduction was only for tax years ending before 1/1/2018.  This deduction previously resided on Schedule 511-C and Schedule 511NR-C, line 5.  After running the update, line 5 will now indicate that this has been 'Reserved'.


This update is scheduled to release 2/22/2019 on Version 39.0222.  This update includes Oklahoma Forms 511 and Form 511-NR.

Oklahoma Updates 

  • Update - February 26, 2019: Oklahoma Department of Revenue has confirmed they will be contacting Taxpayers who filed returns with this deduction prior to the change.
  • Update - March 6, 2019: Oklahoma Department of Revenue has just released updated versions of Forms 511 and 511-NR.  We will be developing and releasing these updated form in Lacert as soon as we can. 
  • Update - March 19, 2019: The updated Oklahoma Forms 511 and 511-NR are now available for download with today's program release.  Version 39.0319