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Tax on Lump-Sum Distributions

Part I. Complete this part to see if you can use Form 4972

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Part II. Complete this part to choose the 20% capital gain election (see instructions)

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If you also choose to use Part III, go to line 8. Otherwise, include the amount from line 7 in the total on Form 1040, line 44; Form 1040NR, line 42; or Form 1041, Schedule G, line 1b.

Part III. Complete this part to choose the 10-year tax option (see instructions)

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