About Publication 502 Forms and Schedules You May Find Useful

 

About Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return

Information about Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 1040 is used by citizens or residents of the United States to file an annual income tax return.

About Form 1040-NR, U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return

Information about Form 1040-NR, U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. File Form 1040-NR if you are a nonresident alien engaged in U.S. trade or business, or if you represent an estate/person needing to file Form 1040-NR.

About Form 1040-SR, U.S. Tax Return for Seniors

Information about Form 1040-SR, U.S. Tax Return for Seniors, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 1040-SR is available as an optional alternative to using Form 1040 for taxpayers who are age 65 or older. Form 1040-SR uses the same schedules and instructions as Form 1040 does.

About Form 1040-SS, U.S. Self-Employment Tax Return (Including the Additional Child Tax Credit for Bona Fide Residents of Puerto Rico)

Information about Form 1040-SS, U.S. Self-Employment Tax Return (Including the Additional Child Tax Credit for Bona Fide Residents of Puerto Rico), including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. This form is for residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Puerto Rico) who are not required to file a U.S. income tax return.

About Form 1040-X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return

Information about Form 1040-X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use Form 1040-X to file an amended tax return. Form 1040X is used by individual taxpayers to amend prior year tax returns.

About Form 2106, Employee Business Expenses

Information about Form 2106, Employee Business Expenses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Employees file this form to deduct ordinary and necessary expenses for their job.

About Form 2555, Foreign Earned Income

Information about Form 2555, Foreign Earned Income, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. If you qualify, you can use Form 2555 to figure your foreign earned income exclusion and your housing exclusion or deduction.

About Form 2555-EZ, Foreign Earned Income Exclusion

Information about Form 2555-EZ, Foreign Earned Income Exclusion, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. If you qualify, you can use this form instead of Form 2555, Foreign Earned Income, to figure your foreign earned income exclusion. You cannot exclude more than your foreign earned income for the year.

About Form 8839, Qualified Adoption Expenses

Information about Form 8839, Qualified Adoption Expenses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use this form to figure the amount of your adoption credit and any employer-provided adoption benefits you can exclude from your income.

About Form 8853, Archer MSAs and Long-Term Care Insurance Contracts

Information about Form 8853, Archer MSAs and Long-Term Care Insurance Contracts, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Use Form 8853 to report Archer MSA contributions, figure your Archer MSA deduction, report distributions from Archer MSAs or Medicare Advantage MSAs, report taxable payments from long-term care (LTC) insurance contracts, or report taxable accelerated death benefits from a life insurance policy.

About Form 8885, Health Coverage Tax Credit

Information about Form 8885, Health Coverage Tax Credit, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Form 8885 is used by eligible recipients to figure the amount, if any, of their health coverage tax credit (HCTC).

About Form 8949, Sales and other Dispositions of Capital Assets

Information about Form 8949, Sales and other Dispositions of Capital Assets, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 8949 is used to list all capital gain and loss transactions.

About Form 8962, Premium Tax Credit

Information about Form 8962, Premium Tax Credit, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 8962 is used either (1) to reconcile a premium tax credit advanced payment toward the cost of a health insurance premium, or (2) to claim a premium tax credit.

About Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement

Information about Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form W-2 is filed by employers to report wages, tips, and other compensation paid to employees as well as FICA and withheld income taxes.

About Schedule A (Form 1040 or 1040-SR), Itemized Deductions

Information about Schedule A (Form 1040 or 1040-SR), Itemized Deductions, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. This schedule is used by filers to report itemized deductions.