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I have a customer who sold her donut shop back in October, Where on the 1040 and what schedule would I report the amount she received for the sale between buyer and seller only, no escrow involved. I noticed there is line 5 and line 6 on Schedule C, but im not sure if I should report this income received for the sale of the business in this lines. The business was opened in 2016 and sold in 2019. Thanks

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Kinda depends on exactly what was sold.  Form 4797 would be a good starting point though.

ex-AllStar, ex-Lutefisk taste taster, ex-ACME product tester
and ex marks the spot where those rocks and anvils hit me.
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Level 11

Did your client just sell inventory (did the local police buy it 😁) or did they sell business, goodwill, building? Like Ironman said, depends what was sold.