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Changes to 2006 Form

2006 Update to FTB 3503, Natural Heritage Preservation Credit

Revision Date: 06/28/2007

Revision Details: A line to enter a credit carryover from prior years is missing from this form, and the line to add prior year and current year credits is also missing. This revision adds a monetary line and instructions for the credit carryover from prior years.

    Side 1 & 2 of FTB 3503 flat; page 497 of Package X
  • Form 3503, Side 1, Part II, line 4, sentence now reads:

It should read:

Multiply the amount on line 2 by the percentage on line 3. If you are the sole donor, enter the amount from line 2.

  • Form, side 1, add a new line for credit carryover from prior year(s).

5 Credit carryover from prior year(s). See instructions .........5

  • Form, side 1, Part II, add a new line to add both current year and prior year credits together

6 Total available natural heritage preservation credit. Add line 4 and line 5......6

7 Enter the amount of credit claimed on your current tax return. Caution: This amount may be less than the amount on line 6 if your credit is more than your tax liability. See instructions....7

  • New line 8, second sentence

8 Credit carryover available for future years. Subtract line 7 from line 6.......8

  • Qualifications,side 1, Column 2, 3rd paragraph, 1st sentence

The credit of any qualified contribution passes through to partners..

  • Limitations,side 2, column 1, paragraph 4, last sentence

Get Form 568, Limited Liability Company Tax Booklet, for more information.

  • Limitations,side 2, column 1, paragraph 6, 1st sentence

This credit cannot reduce the regular tax below the minimum franchise tax (corporations and S corporations), annual tax (limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, and LLCs classified as a partnership), . . . . . . . .

  • Specific Line Instructions,side 2, column 2, Part II, new line inserted

Line 5 Enter the amount from your 2005 form FTB 3503, line 6.
Line 7 renumbered
Line 8 renumbered

These revisions do have tax impact. These revisions should be noted in all printed products prior to June 2007, and 2006 Package X, Pg 497

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