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Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate

 

Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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About Form W-2G, Certain Gambling Winnings

File this form to report gambling winnings and any federal income tax withheld on those winnings. The requirements for reporting and withholding depend on:

  • the type of gambling,
  • the amount of the gambling winnings, and
  • generally the ratio of the winnings to the wager.

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All Form W-2G Revisions

Publication 515, Withholding of Tax on Nonresident Aliens and Foreign Entities

Publication 542, Corporations

Publication 3079, Tax-Exempt Organizations And Gaming

Online Ordering for Information Returns and Employer Returns

Treasury Decision 9807, Information Returns; Winnings from Bingo, Keno, and Slot Machines

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