Editing Received Date when MissingThe purpose of this figure is to show how to edit the IRS received date on Form 8288 when there is none present on the return. The IRS received date is edited on Line 2, last row, right side, in MMDDYYYY format. The name of Line 2, Part I of Form 8288 is description and location of property acquired. Whereas, the name of Line 2, Part II of Form 8288 is description of U.S. real property interests transferred or distributed.In this figure the received date is taken from the taxpayer signature line.The taxpayers signature Ash Hickory appears in the signature line, at the bottom of the form.The date of 01/04/21 appears in the date line, which is located at the end of the signature line.The IRS received date is edited on Line 2, almost last row, near the middle, as 01042021.Line 3 reads: Date of Transfer and contains the date 12/28/2020.