Determine if your medical and dental expenses are deductible.
Determine if you're able to deduct amounts you paid for mortgage interest, points, mortgage insurance premiums, and other mortgage-related expenses.
Determine if your charitable contributions are deductible.
Determine if you can deduct certain expenses related to producing or collecting taxable income.
Determine if personal taxes you paid are deductible as an itemized deduction on Schedule A (Form 1040).
Determine whether expenses you paid for work-related education are deductible and how to report them.