Where does number for line 11 of Form 6251 come from?

I'm new to Intuit Tax Online.  I'm trying to recreate a 2011 1040 return that was prepared by someone else.  In the end, I need to carry back a 2013 NOL to 2011.

Where does the number for line 11 (alternative tax net operating loss deduction) on Form 6251 come from?  What input screens drive that line?


Hopefully this link will help. You are carrying back an NOL (initial loss.) You are also carrying back an AMT NOL (AMT intial loss) (i.e. computed with AMT limitations, but it may be the same as the NOL) By initial, that means before being applied to other years, e.g. 2013 carryback to 2011 may not be totally used, so on the 2012 the initial loss for 2013 would be the same as that of 2011, but the amount available will be less due to the use in 2011.


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