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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
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Rules Governing Practice before IRS

28. Miscellaneous Deductions/Deducciones Misceláneas

Form 2106, Employee Business Expenses
Employees file this form to deduct ordinary and necessary expenses for their job.

Form 2106-EZ, Unreimbursed Employee Business Expenses
Employees use this form to deduct unreimbursed ordinary and necessary business expenses attributable to their job.

Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses
This publication explains what expenses are deductible, how to report them on your return, what records you need to prove your expenses, and how to treat any expense reimbursements you may receive.

Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income
This publication discusses many kinds of income and explains whether they are taxable or nontaxable.

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 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 587, Business Use of Your Home (Including Use by Daycare Providers)
This publication explains how to figure and claim the deduction for business use of your home. It includes special rules for daycare providers.

Publication 946, How To Depreciate Property
This publication explains how you can recover the cost of business or income-producing property through deductions for depreciation.

Schedule A (Form 1040), Itemized Deductions
Use this schedule to figure your itemized deductions. In most cases, your federal income tax will be less if you take the larger of your itemized deductions or your standard deduction.