How do I report/enter NJ Wages if they are greater than Federal?
- Go to Screen 10, Wages, Salaries, Tips.
- Click on the W-2 or Add from the left navigation panel.
- Enter the information as reported on the W-2 for the Federal and other states (if applicable).
- Scroll down to the State and Local section.
- Enter the NJ amount in, (16) State wages, if different.
This will print the amount from box 16 (step 5) on the NJ-1040, line 14.