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Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
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Installment Agreement Request

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About Publication 561, Determining the Value of Donated Property

This publication is designed to help donors and appraisers determine: 

  • the value of property (other than cash) that is given to qualified organizations, and 
  • what kind of information you must have to support the charitable contribution deduction you claim on your return.

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Publication 1458, Actuarial Values (Book Beth)

Publication 1459, Actuarial Values (Book Gimel)

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