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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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About Publication 526, Charitable Contributions

This publication explains how to claim a deduction for charitable contributions. It discusses:

  • organizations qualified to receive them,
  • the types of contributions you can deduct,
  • how much you can deduct,
  • what records to keep, and
  • how to report them.

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