Publication 54 Chapter 5. Exemptions, Deductions, and Credits Useful Items

About Schedule A (Form 1040), Itemized Deductions

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

About Schedule C (Form 1040), Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship)

Information about Schedule C (Form 1040), Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Schedule C (Form 1040) is used to report income or loss from a business operated or a profession practiced as a sole proprietor.

About Form 1116, Foreign Tax Credit (Individual, Estate, or Trust)

Information about Form 1116, Foreign Tax Credit (Individual, Estate, or Trust), including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. File Form 1116 to claim the foreign tax credit if you paid certain foreign taxes to a foreign country or U.S. possession.

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 3903, Moving Expenses

Information about Form 3903, Moving Expenses, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Use Form 3903 to figure your moving expense deduction for a move related to the start of work at a new principal place of work (workplace).

Form SS-5, Application for Social Security Card (PDF)

Use this application to apply for an original Social Security card, apply for a replacement Social Security card, or change or correct information on your Social Security number record.

Formulario SS-5-SP, ADMINISTRACIÓN DEL SEGURO SOCIAL Solicitud para una tarjeta de Seguro Social

USE ESTA SOLICITUD PARA : Solicitar una tarjeta de Seguro Social original, Solicitar un reemplazo de su tarjeta de Seguro Social, Cambiar o corregir información en su registro de número de Seguro Social

About Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number

Information about Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Form W-7 is used to apply for an IRS individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN). You can also use this form to renew an existing ITIN.

About Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number

Information about Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Form W-7 is used to apply for an IRS individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN). You can also use this form to renew an existing ITIN.

About Publication 501, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information

Information about Publication 501, including recent updates. Publication 501 discusses some tax rules that affect every U.S. citizen or resident, and covers who must file, who should file, what filing status to use, and the amount of the standard deduction.

About Publication 514, Foreign Tax Credit for Individuals

Information about Publication 514, Foreign Tax Credit for Individuals, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 514 discusses the credit you may be able to take if you paid taxes to a foreign country on foreign source income and you are subject to U.S. tax on that same income.

About Publication 521, Moving Expenses

Publication 521 explains the deduction of certain expenses of moving to a new home because you changed job locations or started a new job. This publication explains the deduction of certain expenses of moving to a new home because you changed job locations or started a new job.

About Publication 523, Selling Your Home

Publication 523 explains tax rules that apply when you sell your main home. This publication explains the tax rules that apply when you sell (or otherwise give up ownership of) a home.

About Publication 590-A, Contributions to Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs)

Information about Publication 590-A, Contributions to IRAs, including recent updates. Publication 590-A discusses contributions to retirement arrangements, and covers traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs.

About Publication 597, Information on the United States-Canada Income Tax Treaty

Publication 597 discusses a number of treaty provisions that often apply to U.S. citizens or residents who may be liable for Canadian tax. This publication provides information on the income tax treaty between the United States and Canada. It discusses a number of treaty provisions that often apply to U.S. citizens or residents who may be liable for Canadian tax.