Information about Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 1040 is used by citizens or residents of the United States to file an annual income tax return.
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.
Information about Form 2106-EZ, Unreimbursed Employee Business Expenses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 2106-EZ is used by employees who are not reimbursed by their employer and who, if claiming vehicle expenses, use the standard mileage rate, to support deductions for ordinary and necessary business travel, transportation, and entertainment expenses.
Information about Form 3115, Application for Change in Accounting Method, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file.
Information about Form 4562, Depreciation and Amortization (Including Information on Listed Property), including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 4562 is used by taxpayers to claim a deduction for depreciation or amortization, to make the section 179 election to expense certain property, and to provide information on the business/investment use of cars and other listed property.
Information about Form 4797, Sales of Business Property, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 4797 is used to report the details of gains and losses from the sale, exchange, involuntary conversion (from other than casualty or theft loss), or disposition of the following: property used in your trade or business, depreciable or amortizable property, capital and non-capital (other than inventory) assets held in connection with the trade or business, or capital assets not reported on Schedule D.
Schedule C (Form 1040) is used to report income or loss from a business operated or a profession practiced as a sole proprietor. Also, use Schedule C to report wages and expenses that occured as a statutory employee. Publication 525 discusses many kinds of income (money, property, or services) and explains whether they are taxable or nontaxable. Use this schedule to report income or loss from a business you operated or a profession you practiced as a sole proprietor.
Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040) is used instead of Schedule C by qualifying small businesses and statutory employees with expenses of $5,000 or less. You can use this schedule if you operated a business or practiced a profession as a sole proprietorship or qualified joint venture, or you were a statutory employee and you have met all the requirements listed in Schedule C-EZ, Part I.