How do I carry forward my schedule C NOL for 2016 using TTH&B while electronic filing exactly?

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I have been digging through the forms and came upon a Carryover Wks and an IRC 172(b)(3) that seem to do exactly this for me automatically. However, I was asked by the program to go online and download and fill out form 1045, which is what prompted this question. I read that this is for carrybacks only, but I also saw that one must notify the IRS of the desire to forego the carryback. Apparently that is what the IRC 172(b)(3) is doing. Am I correct in this?

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