Self employed business income does not calculate cpp correctly. Do I need to override?

I looked up the support faqs that others had posted and there was a response from August 14 (https://support.turbotax.intuit.ca/turbotax/en-ca/faqs/CPP-contributions-not-calculating-correctly/S...) which said that there is a check box in the business profile to indicate that one should select to pay cpp on self employment earnings. However, I do not see such a check box. Do I need to override the values starting with line 373 o schedule 8 for the calculations to come out right?

Thank you.

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I found my answer in another question titled "How do I enter the CPP contribution amount on self employment income on line 222 of T1 General and Schedule 8?" on the forum. Basically, I made an error when entering the income from business on form T2121 B1. Instead of putting the gross income on line A 'Gross sales, commissions, or fees (including GST/HST ...'), I had put it on the third line with the label 'Self employment Income reported on T4 slips (Box 81, 82, or 83)'.

After following the answer to the forum question mentioned, I moved my entry from the third line to line labeled 'A'. After that, Turbo Tax correctly calculated the CPP.

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