Publication 523 Additional Publications You May Find Useful
Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income
This publication discusses many kinds of income and explains whether they are taxable or nontaxable.
Publication 527, Residential Rental Property (Including Rental of Vacation Homes)
This publication discusses rental income and expenses (including depreciation) and explains how to report them on your return. It also covers casualty losses on rental property and the passive activity and at-risk rules.
Publication 530, Tax Information for Homeowners
This publication provides tax information for homeowners, including expenses you can deduct and records you should keep.
Publication 537, Installment Sales
This publication discusses the general rules that apply to using the installment method and more complex rules when certain conditions exist or certain types of property are sold.
Publication 544, Sales and Other Dispositions of Assets
This publication explains the tax rules that apply when you dispose of property.
Publication 547, Casualties, Disasters, and Thefts
This publication explains the tax treatment of casualties, thefts, and losses on deposits.
Publication 551, Basis of Assets
This publication discusses basis, the amount of your investment in property for tax purposes. It discusses cost basis, adjusted basis, and basis other than cost.
Publication 587, Business Use of Your Home (Including Use by Daycare Providers)
This publication explains how to figure and claim the deduction for business use of your home. It includes special rules for daycare providers.
Publication 936, Home Mortgage Interest Deduction
This publication discusses the rules for deducting home mortgage interest.
Publication 4681, Canceled Debts, Foreclosures, Repossessions, and Abandonments
This publication explains the federal tax treatment of canceled debts, foreclosures, repossessions, and abandonments.