No diagnostic for excess hours for 8941 Health Insurance Credit

In the Screen 26 (for an 1120S) grid input for the Credit for Small Employer Health Insurance Premiums, F1 Help says:

Hours of Service [O] - The program assumes employees have a full year’s worth of Hours of Service (2,080). If an employee has less, enter an amount to override the program default.

There's a statutory limit of 2,080 hours that can be counted per employee, so woe betide you if your full-year guys work enough overtime to push them over the $50k cap.  

If you enter more than 2,080 hours for a given person, the software does not cap the hours at 2,080 in the calculation.  Nor is there a diagnostic to cue you in to the fact that you've made a garbage entry.  It cheerfully calculates a credit in excess of the allowable amount.

 

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