Grouping/Sorting Help in Crystal Reports

I'm trying to create a report that will show me what stage a non-conformance report is in.  There's various tabs within the program that get completed (Origination, Investigation, Disposition, and Verification) There is a check box that the user marks to complete that particular section.    I thought that the best way to be able to show me the current stage was to  group my report by what stage it is in.  So I've attempted to create a formula but I'm having issues getting the formula's syntax correct.

Is this the best/easiest way to do this?  I also suppose I need to check if isnull in my formula as well which I haven't done yet.

My formula reads:
if  totext({view_PT_NC.Originated_complete}) = 'True' and
if totext({view_PT_NC.Investigation_complete}) = 'True' and
if totext({view_PT_NC.Disposition_complete}) = 'True' and
if totext({view_PT_NC.Verification_complete}) = 'True' then
"closed"

else

if  totext({view_PT_NC.Originated_complete}) = 'True' and
if totext({view_PT_NC.Investigation_complete}) = 'True' and
if totext({view_PT_NC.Disposition_complete}) = 'True' then
"Verification"

else

if  totext({view_PT_NC.Originated_complete}) = 'True' and
if totext({view_PT_NC.Investigation_complete}) = 'True' then
"Disposition"

else

if  totext({view_PT_NC.Originated_complete}) = 'True' then
"Investigation"

else
 "Unknown"
--mail-staylor--Custom-Reports-uniPo.rpt
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UnifiedISCommented:
You have too many 'ifs'.

It should be one "if" for each "then"
if  totext({view_PT_NC.Originated_complete}) = 'True' and
 totext({view_PT_NC.Investigation_complete}) = 'True' and
 totext({view_PT_NC.Disposition_complete}) = 'True' and
 totext({view_PT_NC.Verification_complete}) = 'True' then
"closed"

if your data type for all the "...complete" fields is boolean, you can eliminate the "totext" function and just have
if  {view_PT_NC.Originated_complete} and
{view_PT_NC.Investigation_complete} and
{view_PT_NC.Disposition_complete} and
{view_PT_NC.Verification_complete} then
"closed"

It's not the most elegant solution but if it works and doesn't cause performance issues, go ahead and run with it this way.
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