About Form 1040-X Additional Publications You May Find Useful

About Publication 501, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information

Information about Publication 501, including recent updates. Publication 501 discusses some tax rules that affect every U.S. citizen or resident, and covers who must file, who should file, what filing status to use, and the amount of the standard deduction.

About Publication 514, Foreign Tax Credit for Individuals

Information about Publication 514, Foreign Tax Credit for Individuals, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 514 discusses the credit you may be able to take if you paid taxes to a foreign country on foreign source income and you are subject to U.S. tax on that same income.

About Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens

Information about Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens, including recent updates. Publication 519 is used to help to determine an individual's status (Nonresident Alien or Resident Alien), and gives information needed to file returns.

About Publication 536, Net Operating Losses (NOLs) for Individuals, Estates, and Trusts

Information about Publication 536, Net Operating Losses (NOLs) for Individuals, Estates, and Trusts, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 536 explains how to figure a net operating loss (when deductions exceed income) for individuals, estates and trusts.

About Publication 547, Casualties, Disasters, and Thefts

Publication 547 explains how to treat casualties, thefts, and losses on deposits. It discusses definitions, how to figure gain or loss, how to treat reimbursements, and how to report them. This publication explains the tax treatment of casualties, thefts, and losses on deposits.

About Publication 556, Examination of Returns, Appeal Rights, and Claims for Refund

Publication 556 discusses general rules and procedures that IRS follows in examinations, what happens during an examination, your appeal rights, and how to file a claim for refund of tax you already paid.

About Publication 559, Survivors, Executors and Administrators

Information about Publication 559, Survivors, Executors and Administrators, including recent updates. Publication 559 shows those in charge of an estate of a deceased individual how to file federal income tax returns and explains the responsibility to pay any taxes due on behalf of the decedent.

About Publication 570, Tax Guide for Individuals With Income from U.S. Possessions

Publication 570 discusses how to treat income received in U.S. possessions on your U.S. income tax return. It also discusses whether you have to file a return with the possession. This publication discusses how to treat income received in U.S. possessions on your income tax return.

About Publication 575, Pension and Annuity Income

Information about Publication 575, Pension and Annuity Income, including recent updates.

About Publication 590-A, Contributions to Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs)

Information about Publication 590-A, Contributions to IRAs, including recent updates. Publication 590-A discusses contributions to retirement arrangements, and covers traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs.

About Publication 590-B, Distributions from Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs)

Information about Publication 590-B, Distributions from Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs), including recent updates and related forms. Publication 590-B discusses distributions from both traditional and Roth individual retirement arrangements (IRA).

About Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide

Information about Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 926 will help you decide if you have a household employee, and if you need to pay federal employment taxes. It explains how to figure, pay, and report those taxes.

About Publication 970, Tax Benefits for Education

Publication 970 explains tax provisions for persons saving for or paying education costs for themselves or family members. It covers various types of educational assistance, tax credits, and nine other types of tax benefits.

About Publication 971, Innocent Spouse Relief

Information about Publication 971, Innocent Spouse Relief, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 971 explains when a spouse may be relieved of tax, interest, and penalties on a joint tax return.