Instructions for Schedule 6 (Form 8849) - Introductory Material


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Section references are to the Internal Revenue Code unless otherwise noted.

Future Developments

For the latest information about developments related to Schedule 6 (Form 8849) and its instructions, such as legislation enacted after they were published, go to www.irs.gov/form8849.

What's New

New section 4191 (enacted by the Affordable Care Act) provides for an excise tax on certain medical devices, so credit reference number (CRN) 438, for taxable medical devices, has been added to the Form 720 Tax and CRN chart below.


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