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1040 Central
1040 Central has been updated for the last few weeks of Filing Season 2014.

Electronic Return Preparation and Filing Options
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The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly Programs offer free tax help for taxpayers who qualify.

Publication 501, Exemptions, Standard Deductions, and Filing Information
Your guide for basic information like filing status, exemptions and claiming the standard deduction.

Should I itemize?
You should itemize deductions if your total deductions are more than the standard deductions amount. Also, you should itemize if you do not qualify for the standard deduction.

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Filing addresses for businesses, tax professionals and individual taxpayers for use during calendar year 2014.

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File free 1040ez Part Six -   Figuring Your Taxes and Credits The eight chapters in this part explain how to figure your tax and how to figure the tax of certain children who have more than $2,000 of unearned income. File free 1040ez They also discuss tax credits that, unlike deductions, are subtracted directly from your tax and reduce your tax dollar for dollar. File free 1040ez Chapter 36 discusses the earned income credit. File free 1040ez Chapter 37 discusses a wide variety of other credits, such as the adoption credit. File free 1040ez Table of Contents 30. File free 1040ez   How To Figure Your TaxIntroduction Figuring Your Tax Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) Tax Figured by IRSFiling the Return 31. File free 1040ez   Tax on Unearned Income of Certain ChildrenWhat's New Introduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Which Parent's Return To UseParents Who Do Not File a Joint Return Parent's Election To Report Child's Interest and DividendsEffect of Making the Election Figuring Child's Income Figuring Additional Tax Tax for Certain Children Who Have Unearned IncomeProviding Parental Information (Form 8615, lines A–C) Step 1. File free 1040ez Figuring the Child's Net Unearned Income (Form 8615, Part I) Step 2. File free 1040ez Figuring Tentative Tax at the Parent's Tax Rate (Form 8615, Part II) Step 3. File free 1040ez Figuring the Child's Tax (Form 8615, Part III) 32. File free 1040ez   Child and Dependent Care CreditReminders Introduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Tests To Claim the CreditQualifying Person Test Earned Income Test Work-Related Expense Test Joint Return Test Provider Identification Test How To Figure the CreditFiguring Total Work-Related Expenses Earned Income Limit Dollar Limit Amount of Credit How To Claim the CreditTax credit not refundable. File free 1040ez Employment Taxes for Household Employers 33. File free 1040ez   Credit for the Elderly or the DisabledIntroduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Are You Eligible for the Credit?Qualified Individual Income Limits How to Claim the CreditCredit Figured for You Credit Figured by You 34. File free 1040ez   Child Tax CreditIntroduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Qualifying Child Amount of CreditLimits on the Credit Claiming the Credit Additional Child Tax Credit Completing Schedule 8812 (Form 1040A or 1040)Part I Parts II–IV 35. 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