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Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Instructions for Form 1040
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Request for Transcript of Tax Return


Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Chamber of commerce and board of trade

Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(6) specifically defines chambers of commerce and boards of trade as exempt organizations.  A chamber of com­merce usually is composed of the merchants and traders of a city.

Board of trade. A board of trade often con­sists of persons engaged in similar lines of business.  For example, a nonprofit organization formed to regulate the sale of a specified agricul­tural commodity to assure equal treatment of producers, warehouse workers, and buyers is a board of trade.
Chambers of commerce and boards of trade usually promote the common economic interests of all the commercial enterprises in a given trade community.


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