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Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate


Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Form 2106, Employee Business Expenses

Employees file this form to deduct ordinary and necessary expenses for their job.

  • An ordinary expense is one that is common and accepted in your field of trade, business, or profession.
  • A necessary expense is one that is helpful and appropriate for your business. An expense does not have to be required to be considered necessary.

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All Form 2106 Revisions

Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses

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

Publication 529, Miscellaneous Deductions

Publication 587, Business Use of Your Home (Including Use by Daycare Providers)

Publication 946, How To Depreciate Property

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