Publication 17 explains the tax law and covers the general rules for filing a federal income tax return to ensure taxpayers only pay the amount owed and no more. It supplements the information contained in the tax form instruction booklet. This publication covers the general rules for filing a federal income tax return. It supplements the information contained in your tax form instruction booklet. It explains the tax law to make sure you pay only the tax you owe and no more.
Information about Publication 17 (SP), Your Federal Income Tax (Spanish version), including recent updates. Esta publicación abarca las reglas generales para la presentación de una declaración federal de impuestos sobre el ingreso. La publicación complementa la información contenida en el folleto de instrucciones para el formulario de impuestos. Igualmente explica las leyes tributarias para asegurar que usted pague sólo los impuestos que adeuda y nada más.
Publication 54 discusses special tax rules for U.S. citizens and resident aliens who work abroad or who have income earned in foreign countries.
Publication 501 discusses some tax rules that affect every U.S. citizen or resident who may have to file a federal income tax return. It covers who must file, who should file, what filing status to use, and the amount of the standard deduction. This publication discusses some tax rules that affect every person who may have to file a federal income tax return.
Publication 519 is used to help to determine an individual's status (Nonresident Alien or Resident Alien), and gives information needed to file returns. For tax purposes, an alien is an individual who is not a U.S. citizen. Aliens are classified as nonresident aliens and resident aliens. This publication will help you determine your status and give you information you will need to file your U.S. tax return.