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Hi from just answer. I'm PDtax, and will assist.
While the amounts you advanced to your corporation would be expenses of the corporation (with no income), you get a tax deduction when you dissolve the corp fit the monies you advanced/invested.
You're $2,000 in advanced and $800 in original capitalization means you have an investment, and a tax loss, personally. It is a capital loss you can use against your other income.
You need to file the 2015 and 2016 returns to support the loans and investments, buy this means the corp only had its existence fees to pay, and tax return preps. You get a deduction for essentially everything you spent.
Thanks for asking at just answer. Positive feedback is appreciated. I'm PDtax.
A promissory note is best. No red flag or audit risk as long as you have solid paperwork. You can prepare it yourself, and attach copies of the bills and your payments.
One note about audits. IRS has had to cut their staffing levels dramatically over the last few years. They rely on other ways to collect taxes. Audits are way down. Especially for a closed business with little potential for taxes. Assemble your best records, and support them with a promissory note. You should have very little audit risk.