Publication 515 Additional Publications You May Find Useful

 

About Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens

Information about Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens, including recent updates. Publication 519 is used to help to determine an individual's status (Nonresident Alien or Resident Alien), and gives information needed to file returns.

About Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income

Publication 525 discusses many kinds of income (money, property, or services) and explains whether they are taxable or nontaxable.

About Publication 550, Investment Income and Expenses

Information about Publication 550, Investment Income and Expenses, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 550 discusses the tax treatment of investment income and expenses.

About Publication 570, Tax Guide for Individuals With Income from U.S. Possessions

Publication 570 discusses how to treat income received in U.S. possessions on your U.S. income tax return. It also discusses whether you have to file a return with the possession. This publication discusses how to treat income received in U.S. possessions on your income tax return.

About Publication 598, Tax on Unrelated Business Income of Exempt Organizations

Publication 598 covers the rules for the tax on unrelated business income of exempt organizations. It explains which organizations are subject to the tax, the requirements for filing a tax return, and what an unrelated trade or business is. This publication covers the rules for the tax on unrelated business income of exempt organizations. It explains which organizations are subject to the tax, the requirements for filing a tax return, what an unrelated trade or business is and how to figure unrelated business taxable income

About Publication 901, U.S. Tax Treaties

Information about Publication 901, U.S. Tax Treaties, including recent updates. Publication 901 explains whether a tax treaty between the U.S. and a particular country offers a reduced rate of, or possibly a complete exemption from, U.S. income tax for residents of that particular country.

About Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide

Information about Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 926 will help you decide if you have a household employee, and if you need to pay federal employment taxes. It explains how to figure, pay, and report those taxes.

About Publication 1179, General Rules and Specifications for Substitute Forms 1096, 1098, 1099, 5498, and Certain Other Information Returns

Information about Publication 1179, General Rules and Specifications for Substitute Forms 1096, 1098, 1099, 5498, and Certain Other Information Returns, including recent updates. This publication is a reproduction of the revenue procedure that provides specifications for the private printing of red-ink substitutes for revisions of certain information returns.

Publication 1187, Specifications for Electronic Filing of Form 1042-S, Foreign Person’s U.S. Source Income Subject to Withholding (PDF)

The purpose of this publication is to provide the specifications for electronic filing of Form 1042-S, Foreign Person’s U.S. Source Income Subject to Withholding, with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

About Publication 1212, Guide to Original Issue Discount (OID) Instruments

Publication 1212 is used by brokers, middlemen and owners to calculate the amount of OID interest to report. The tables are found on the IRS website. The purpose of this publication is to help brokers and other middlemen identify publicly offered original issue discount (OID) debt instruments they may hold as nominees for the true owners, so they can file Forms 1099-OID or Forms 1099-INT as required, and to help owners of publicly offered OID debt instruments determine how much OID to report on their income tax returns.

Publication 5124, FATCA XML v1.1 User Guide

This guide explains the information required to be included in each data element of the FATCA XML schema v1.1.