Publication 537 Forms and Schedules You May Find Useful

About Schedule D (Form 1040)

Information about Schedule D (Form 1040), Capital Gains and Losses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Schedule D (Form 1040) is used to report sales, exchanges or certain involuntary conversions of capital assets, certain capital gain distributions, and nonbusiness bad debts. The form includes the tax computation using maximum capital gain rates.

About Schedule D (Form 1041)

Information about Schedule D (Form 1041), Capital Gains and Losses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Schedule D (Form 1041) is used for reporting details of gain or loss from sales or exchanges of capital assets and to assist in the computation of alternative tax for certain cases in which Schedule D was completed.

About Schedule D (Form 1065)

Information about Schedule D (Form 1065), Capital Gains and Losses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use this schedule to report sales or exchanges of capital assets, capital gain distributions, and nonbusiness bad debts.

About Schedule D (Form 1120)

Information about Schedule D (Form 1120), Capital Gains and Losses, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use this schedule to: figure the overall gain or loss from transactions reported on Form 8949; report certain transactions the corporation does not have to report on Form 8949; and report capital gain distributions not reported directly on Form 1120.

About Schedule D (Form 1120-S)

Schedule D (Form 1120-S) is used by corporations that elect to be S corporations to report sales or exchanges of capital assets and gains on distributions to shareholders of appreciated capital assets. Corporations that elect to be S corporations use this schedule to report capital gains and losses, sales or exchanges of capital assets, and gains on distributions to shareholders of appreciated capital assets.

About Form 4797

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.

About Form 6252

Information about Form 6252, Installment Sale Income, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use Form 6252 to report income from an installment sale on the installment method.

About Form 8594

Information about Form 8594, Asset Acquisition Statement Under Section 1060, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. The buyers and sellers of a group of assets that make up a business use Form 8594 when goodwill or going concern value attaches.