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Form 8936 for tax credit


Dec 23, 2017
Why does form 8936 say maximum credit of $2500 on line 17? I haven’t worked through the whole form because it is confusing (the Tesla has at least 4 wheels so where are the instructions it is referring to for line 4?)

Here’s the form for reference:

Because you haven't read the whole thing.

It tells you to pull out the instructions. Instructions for Form 8936 (2017) | Internal Revenue Service

which brings you to 30D New Qualified Plug in Electric Drive Motor Vehicles - Tesla, Inc. | Internal Revenue Service
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