troubleshooting Question

Append Query adds to table, but assigns random autonumber instead of next consecutive number in "append to" table

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I am working in an existing Access 2013 database which is designed to copy the budget items from a budget table and append them back in with the next fiscal year.  Once the append query is run, the data fields append ok accept for the auto-number key field.  Is there any code  to add to the SQL to have the records append and begin the next consecutive number available in the "append to" table.

The SQL Viewer reads:

INSERT INTO tblBudget ( [Sub Acct Numer], Description, [Module], Task, [Qty Req], [Unit Cost], [Cost Center], [Account Number], Fund, Project, DateEntered, [Budg Year] )
SELECT tblBudget.[Sub Acct Numer], tblBudget.Description, tblBudget.Module, tblBudget.Task, tblBudget.[Qty Req], tblBudget.[Unit Cost], tblBudget.[Cost Center], tblBudget.[Account Number], tblBudget.Fund, tblBudget.Project, Date() AS DateEntered, [Budg Year]+1 AS [New Budget Year]
FROM tblBudget
WHERE (((tblBudget.[Budg Year])=16))
ORDER BY tblBudget.[Account Number], tblBudget.Fund, tblBudget.Project;
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