Publication 54 Chapter 3. Self-Employment Tax Useful Items

About Schedule SE (Form 1040), Self-Employment Tax

Information about Schedule SE (Form 1040), Self-Employment Tax, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Schedule SE (Form 1040) is used by self-employed persons to figure the self-employment tax due on net earnings.

About Form 1040 (PR), Self-Employment Tax Return - Puerto Rico

Self-employed persons in Puerto Rico use Form 1040 (PR) to compute self-employment tax.

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 4361, Application for Exemption From Self-Employment Tax for Use By Ministers, Members of Religious Orders and Christian Science Practitioners

Information about Form 4361, Application for Exemption From Self-Employment Tax for Use By Ministers, Members of Religious Orders and Christian Science Practitioners, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 4361 is used by ministers, members of religious orders who have not taken a vow of poverty, and Christian Science practitioners to claim exemption from tax on self-employment income.

About Publication 334, Tax Guide for Small Business (For Individuals Who Use Schedule C or C-EZ)

Publication 334 contains general information about the federal tax laws that apply to small business owners who are sole proprietors or statutory employees.

About Publication 517, Social Security and Other Information for Members of the Clergy and Religious Workers

Publication 517 covers the collection of social security and Medicare taxes from members of the clergy and religious workers, including how members of the clergy can apply for exemption from self-employment tax. This publication contains information for ministers, members of a religious order, Christian Science practitioners and readers, religious workers (church employees) and members of a recognized religious sect.