We use projections based on your past information. The recommended payment you see for 2019 is from the 2018 income you accrued.

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Resolution for '2018 income issue: 'I have not accrued income yet in 2019 however my recommended payments for each quarter in 2019 already show $5K each – how does that happen?' available: Yes.

The 2018 income issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the 2018 income issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex 2018 income issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other 2018 income support options.

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