Other Tax Publications Related To Publication 17
Publication 1, Your Rights as a Taxpayer
The first part of this publication explains some of your most important rights as a taxpayer. The second part explains the examination, appeal, collection, and refund processes.
Publication 3, Armed Forces' Tax Guide
This publication covers the special tax situations of active members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Publication 17, Your Federal Income Tax
This publication covers the general rules for filing a federal income tax return. It supplements the information contained in your tax form instruction booklet. It explains the tax law to make sure you pay only the tax you owe and no more.
Publication 54, Tax Guide for U.S. Citizens and Resident Aliens Abroad
This publication discusses special tax rules for U.S. citizens and resident aliens who work abroad or who have income earned in foreign countries.
Publication 225, Farmer's Tax Guide
This publication explains how the federal tax laws apply to farming. Use this publication as a guide to figure your taxes and complete your farm tax return.
Publication 334, Tax Guide for Small Business (For Individuals Who Use Schedule C or C-EZ)
This publication contains general information about the federal tax laws that apply to small business owners who are sole proprietors or statutory employees.
Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses
You should read this publication if you are an employee or a sole proprietor who has business-related travel, entertainment, gift, or transportation expenses.
Publication 501, Exemptions, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information
This publication discusses some tax rules that affect every person who may have to file a federal income tax return.
Publication 502, Medical and Dental Expenses
This publication explains the itemized deduction for medical and dental expenses that you claim on Schedule A (Form 1040).
Publication 503, Child and Dependent Care Expenses
This publication explains the tests you must meet to claim the credit for child and dependent care expenses. It explains how to figure and claim the credit.
Publication 504, Divorced or Separated Individuals
This publication explains tax rules that apply if you are divorced or separated from your spouse. It covers general filing information, payments and transfers of property, and deductions for certain costs of obtaining a divorce.
Publication 505, Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax
Publication 505 explains the two methods for the pay-as-you-go federal income tax, withholding and estimated tax.
Publication 514, Foreign Tax Credit for Individuals
This publication discusses the credit you may be able to take if you paid (accrued) taxes to a foreign country on foreign source income and you are subject to U.S. tax on that same income.
Publication 516, U.S. Government Civilian Employees Stationed Abroad
This publication is for U.S. citizens working for the United States Government who are stationed abroad. It explains the tax treatment of certain allowances and expenses they may receive.
Publication 517, Social Security and Other Information for Members of the Clergy and Religious Workers
This publication covers the collection of social security and Medicare taxes from members of the clergy and religious workers, including how members of the clergy can apply for exemption from self-employment tax.
Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens
For tax purposes, an alien is an individual who is not a U.S. citizen. Aliens are classified as nonresident aliens and resident aliens. This publication will help to determine an individual's status and gives information needed to file returns.
Publication 521, Moving Expenses
This publication explains the deduction of certain expenses of moving to a new home because you changed job locations or started a new job.
Publication 523, Selling Your Home
This publication explains the tax rules that apply when you sell your main home.
Publication 524, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled
This publication explains who qualifies for the credit for the elderly or the disabled, and how to figure the credit.
Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income
This publication discusses many kinds of income and explains whether they are taxable or nontaxable.
Publication 526, Charitable Contributions
This publication explains how to claim a deduction for charitable contributions. It discusses organizations qualified to receive them, the types of contributions you can deduct, how much you can deduct, what records to keep, and how to report them.
Publication 527, Residential Rental Property (Including Rental of Vacation Homes)
This publication discusses rental income and expenses (including depreciation) and explains how to report them on your return. It also covers casualty losses on rental property and the passive activity and at-risk rules.
Publication 529, Miscellaneous Deductions
This publication explains which expenses you can claim as miscellaneous itemized deductions on Schedule A (Form 1040 or Form 1040NR).
Publication 530, Tax Information for Homeowners
This publication provides tax information for homeowners, including expenses you can deduct and records you should keep.
Publication 531, Reporting Tip Income
Publication 531 is for employees who receive tips from customers and includes information on keeping records of tips received and reporting tip income on income tax returns.
Publication 535, Business Expenses
This publication discusses common business expenses and explains what is and is not deductible. The chapters cover general rules for deducting business expenses and specific expenses.
Publication 536, Net Operating Losses (NOLs) for Individuals, Estates, and Trusts
This publication explains how to figure a net operating loss (NOL) (when deductions exceed income) for individuals, estates and trusts; when to use an NOL; how to claim an NOL deduction; and how to figure an NOL carryover.
Publication 537, Installment Sales
This publication discusses the general rules that apply to using the installment method and more complex rules when certain conditions exist or certain types of property are sold.
Publication 544, Sales and Other Dispositions of Assets
This publication explains the tax rules that apply when you dispose of property.
Publication 550, Investment Income and Expenses
This publication provides information on the tax treatment of investment income and expenses, including information for individual shareholders of mutual funds or other regulated investment companies, such as money market funds.
Publication 551, Basis of Assets
This publication discusses basis, the amount of your investment in property. It discusses cost basis, adjusted basis, and basis other than cost.
Publication 552, Recordkeeping for Individuals
This publication discusses why you should keep records, what kinds of records you should keep, and how long you should keep them.
Publication 554, Tax Guide for Seniors
This publication provides a general overview of selected topics that are of interest to older taxpayers.
Publication 555, Community Property
This publication discusses community property laws that affect how you figure your income for your federal income tax return if you are married, live in a community property state or country, and file separate returns.