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    may be a silly question, but I need to know if I have to get the dod and put that in block 12 I have referred back to my books and it reads that I do. But my office manager said that all I have to do is file it with sof in block 12. will someone please tell me the right way to handle this.

    Thank you
    Last edited by marthakng1; 05-14-2011 at 06:48 PM.

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