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Tax act online 2012 Publication 907 - Main Content Table of Contents IncomeDependent Care Benefits Social Security and Railroad Retirement Benefits Disability Pensions Military and Government Disability Pensions Other Payments Itemized DeductionsMedical Expenses Impairment-Related Work Expenses Tax CreditsChild and Dependent Care Credit Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled Earned Income Credit Household Employers Business Tax Incentives How To Get Tax Help Income All income is taxable unless it is specifically excluded by law. Tax act online 2012 The following discussions highlight some income items (both taxable and nontaxable) that are of particular interest to people with disabilities and those who care for people with disabilities. Tax act online 2012 Dependent Care Benefits Dependent care benefits include: Amounts your employer paid directly to either you or your care provider for the care of your qualifying person(s) while you worked, The fair market value of care in a daycare facility provided or sponsored by your employer, and Pre-tax contributions you made under a dependent care flexible spending arrangement. Tax act online 2012 Exclusion or deduction. Tax act online 2012   If your employer provides dependent care benefits under a qualified plan, you may be able to exclude these benefits from your income. Tax act online 2012 Your employer can tell you whether your benefit plan qualifies. Tax act online 2012 To claim the exclusion, you must complete Part III of Form 2441, Child and Dependent Care Expenses. Tax act online 2012 You cannot use Form 1040EZ. Tax act online 2012   If you are self-employed and receive benefits from a qualified dependent care benefit plan, you are treated as both employer and employee. Tax act online 2012 Therefore, you would not get an exclusion from wages. Tax act online 2012 Instead, you would get a deduction on Form 1040, Schedule C, line 14; Schedule E, line 19 or 28; or Schedule F, line 15. Tax act online 2012 To claim the deduction, you must use Form 2441. Tax act online 2012   The amount you can exclude or deduct is limited to the smallest of: The total amount of dependent care benefits you received during the year, The total amount of qualified expenses you incurred during the year, Your earned income, Your spouse's earned income, or $5,000 ($2,500 if married filing separately). Tax act online 2012 Statement for employee. Tax act online 2012   Your employer must give you a Form W-2 (or similar statement), showing in box 10 the total amount of dependent care benefits provided to you during the year under a qualified plan. Tax act online 2012 Your employer will also include any dependent care benefits over $5,000 in your wages shown on your Form W-2 in box 1. Tax act online 2012 Qualifying person(s). Tax act online 2012   A qualifying person is: A qualifying child who is under age 13 whom you can claim as a dependent. Tax act online 2012 If the child turned 13 during the year, the child is a qualifying person for the part of the year he or she was under age 13. Tax act online 2012 Your disabled spouse who is not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself. Tax act online 2012 Any disabled person who was not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself whom you can claim as a dependent (or could claim as a dependent except that the person had gross income of $3,900 or more or filed a joint return). Tax act online 2012 Any disabled person who was not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself whom you could claim as a dependent except that you (or your spouse if filing jointly) could be claimed as a dependent on another taxpayer's 2013 return. Tax act online 2012 For information about excluding benefits on Form 1040, Form 1040NR, or Form 1040A, see Form 2441 and its instructions. Tax act online 2012 Social Security and Railroad Retirement Benefits If you received social security or equivalent Tier 1 railroad retirement (RRTA) benefits during the year, part of the amount you received may be taxable. Tax act online 2012 Are any of your benefits taxable?   If the only income you received during the year was your social security or equivalent Tier 1 railroad retirement (RRTA) benefits, your benefits generally are not taxable. Tax act online 2012   If you received income during the year in addition to social security or equivalent Tier 1 railroad retirement (RRTA) benefits, part of your benefits may be taxable if all of your other income, including tax-exempt interest, plus half of your benefits are more than: $25,000 if you are single, head of household, or qualifying widow(er), $25,000 if you are married filing separately and lived apart from your spouse for all of 2013, $32,000 if you are married filing jointly, or $-0- if you are married filing separately and lived with your spouse at any time during 2013. Tax act online 2012   For more information, see the instructions for Form 1040, lines 20a and 20b, or Form 1040A, lines 14a and 14b. Tax act online 2012 Publication 915, Social Security and Equivalent Railroad Retirement Benefits, contains more detailed information. Tax act online 2012 Supplemental security income (SSI) payments. Tax act online 2012   Social security benefits do not include SSI payments, which are not taxable. Tax act online 2012 Do not include these payments in your income. Tax act online 2012 Disability Pensions If you retired on disability, you must include in income any disability pension you receive under a plan that is paid for by your employer. Tax act online 2012 You must report your taxable disability payments as wages on line 7 of Form 1040 or Form 1040A until you reach minimum retirement age. Tax act online 2012 Minimum retirement age generally is the age at which you can first receive a pension or annuity if you are not disabled. Tax act online 2012 You may be entitled to a tax credit if you were permanently and totally disabled when you retired. Tax act online 2012 For information on this credit, see Publication 524, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled. Tax act online 2012 Beginning on the day after you reach minimum retirement age, payments you receive are taxable as a pension or annuity. Tax act online 2012 Report the payments on lines 16a and 16b of Form 1040 or on lines 12a and 12b of Form 1040A. Tax act online 2012 For more information on pensions and annuities, see Publication 575, Pension and Annuity Income. Tax act online 2012 Retirement and profit-sharing plans. Tax act online 2012   If you receive payments from a retirement or profit-sharing plan that does not provide for disability retirement, do not treat the payments as a disability pension. Tax act online 2012 The payments must be reported as a pension or annuity. Tax act online 2012 Accrued leave payment. Tax act online 2012   If you retire on disability, any lump-sum payment you receive for accrued annual leave is a salary payment. Tax act online 2012 The payment is not a disability payment. Tax act online 2012 Include it in your income in the tax year you receive it. Tax act online 2012 See Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income, for more information. Tax act online 2012 Military and Government Disability Pensions Generally, you must report disability pensions as income, but do not include certain military and government disability pensions. Tax act online 2012 For information about military and government disability pensions, see Publication 525. Tax act online 2012 VA disability benefits. Tax act online 2012   Do not include disability benefits you receive from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in your gross income. Tax act online 2012 If you are a military retiree and do not receive your disability benefits from the VA, see Publication 525 for more information. Tax act online 2012   Do not include in your income any veterans' benefits paid under any law, regulation, or administrative practice administered by the VA. Tax act online 2012 These include: Education, training, and subsistence allowances, Disability compensation and pension payments for disabilities paid either to veterans or their families, Grants for homes designed for wheelchair living, Grants for motor vehicles for veterans who lost their sight or the use of their limbs, Veterans' insurance proceeds and dividends paid either to veterans or their beneficiaries, including the proceeds of a veteran's endowment policy paid before death, Interest on insurance dividends left on deposit with the VA, Benefits under a dependent-care assistance program, The death gratuity paid to a survivor of a member of the Armed Forces who died after September 10, 2001, or Payments made under the VA's compensated work therapy program. Tax act online 2012 Other Payments You may receive other payments that are related to your disability. Tax act online 2012 The following payments are not taxable. Tax act online 2012 Benefit payments from a public welfare fund, such as payments due to blindness. Tax act online 2012 Workers' compensation for an occupational sickness or injury if paid under a workers' compensation act or similar law. Tax act online 2012 Compensatory (but not punitive) damages for physical injury or physical sickness. Tax act online 2012 Disability benefits under a “no-fault” car insurance policy for loss of income or earning capacity as a result of injuries. Tax act online 2012 Compensation for permanent loss or loss of use of a part or function of your body, or for your permanent disfigurement. Tax act online 2012 Long-Term Care Insurance Long-term care insurance contracts generally are treated as accident and health insurance contracts. Tax act online 2012 Amounts you receive from them (other than policyholder dividends or premium refunds) generally are excludable from income as amounts received for personal injury or sickness. Tax act online 2012 More detailed information can be found in Publication 525. Tax act online 2012 Accelerated Death Benefits You can exclude from income accelerated death benefits you receive on the life of an insured individual if certain requirements are met. Tax act online 2012 Accelerated death benefits are amounts received under a life insurance contract before the death of the insured. Tax act online 2012 These benefits also include amounts received on the sale or assignment of the contract to a viatical settlement provider. Tax act online 2012 This exclusion applies only if the insured was a terminally ill individual or a chronically ill individual. Tax act online 2012 For more information, see Publication 525. Tax act online 2012 Itemized Deductions If you file Form 1040, you generally can either claim the standard deduction or itemize your deductions. Tax act online 2012 You must use Schedule A (Form 1040) to itemize your deductions. Tax act online 2012 See your form instructions for information on the standard deduction and the deductions you can itemize. Tax act online 2012 The following discussions highlight some itemized deductions that are of particular interest to persons with disabilities. Tax act online 2012 Medical Expenses When figuring your deduction for medical expenses, you can generally include medical and dental expenses you pay for yourself, your spouse, and your dependents. Tax act online 2012 Medical expenses are the cost of diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease and the costs for treatments affecting any part or function of the body. Tax act online 2012 They include the costs of equipment, supplies, diagnostic devices, and transportation for needed medical care and payments for medical insurance. Tax act online 2012 You can deduct only the amount of your medical and dental expenses that is more than 10% (7. Tax act online 2012 5% if either you or your spouse was born before January 2, 1949) of your adjusted gross income shown on Form 1040, line 38. Tax act online 2012 The following list highlights some of the medical expenses you can include in figuring your medical expense deduction. Tax act online 2012 For more detailed information, see Publication 502, Medical and Dental Expenses (Including the Health Coverage Tax Credit). Tax act online 2012 Artificial limbs, contact lenses, eyeglasses, and hearing aids. Tax act online 2012 The part of the cost of Braille books and magazines that is more than the price of regular printed editions. Tax act online 2012 Cost and repair of special telephone equipment for hearing-impaired persons. Tax act online 2012 Cost and maintenance of a wheelchair or a three-wheel motor vehicle commercially known as an “autoette. Tax act online 2012 ” Cost and care of a guide dog or other animal aiding a person with a physical disability. Tax act online 2012 Costs for a school that furnishes special education if a principal reason for using the school is its resources for relieving a mental or physical disability. Tax act online 2012 This includes the cost of teaching Braille and lip reading and the cost of remedial language training to correct a condition caused by a birth defect. Tax act online 2012 Premiums for qualified long-term care insurance, up to certain amounts. Tax act online 2012 Improvements to a home that do not increase its value if the main purpose is medical care. Tax act online 2012 An example is constructing entrance or exit ramps. Tax act online 2012 Improvements that increase a home's value, if the main purpose is medical care, may be partly included as a medical expense. Tax act online 2012 See Publication 502 for more information. Tax act online 2012 Impairment-Related Work Expenses If you are disabled, you can take a business deduction for expenses that are necessary for you to be able to work. Tax act online 2012 If you take a business deduction for these impairment-related work expenses, they are not subject to the 10% (7. Tax act online 2012 5% if you or your spouse is age 65 or older) limit that applies to medical expenses. Tax act online 2012 You are disabled if you have: A physical or mental disability (for example, blindness or deafness) that functionally limits your being employed, or A physical or mental impairment (including, but not limited to, a sight or hearing impairment) that substantially limits one or more of your major life activities, such as performing manual tasks, walking, speaking, breathing, learning, or working. Tax act online 2012 Impairment-related expenses defined. Tax act online 2012   Impairment-related expenses are those ordinary and necessary business expenses that are: Necessary for you to do your work satisfactorily, For goods and services not required or used, other than incidentally, in your personal activities, and Not specifically covered under other income tax laws. Tax act online 2012 Publication 502 contains more detailed information. Tax act online 2012 Tax Credits This discussion highlights three tax credits that may be of interest to people with disabilities and those who care for people with disabilities. Tax act online 2012 Child and Dependent Care Credit If you pay someone to care for either your dependent under age 13 or your spouse or dependent who is not able to care for himself or herself, you may be able to get a credit of up to 35% of your expenses. Tax act online 2012 To qualify, you must pay these expenses so you can work or look for work. Tax act online 2012 The care must be provided for: Your qualifying child who is your dependent and who was under age 13 when the care was provided, Your spouse who was not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself and lived with you for more than half the year, or A person who was not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself, lived with you for more than half the year, and either: Was your dependent, or Would have been your dependent except that: He or she received gross income of $3,900 or more, He or she filed a joint return, or You, or your spouse if filing jointly, could be claimed as a dependent on someone else's 2013 return. Tax act online 2012 You can claim the credit on Form 1040 or 1040A. Tax act online 2012 You cannot claim the credit on Form 1040EZ or Form 1040NR-EZ. Tax act online 2012 You figure the credit on Form 2441. Tax act online 2012 For more information, see the instructions for Form 1040, line 48, or Form 1040A, line 29. Tax act online 2012 Publication 503, Child and Dependent Care Expenses, contains more detailed information. Tax act online 2012 Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled You may be able to claim this credit if you are a U. Tax act online 2012 S. Tax act online 2012 citizen or a resident alien and either of the following apply. Tax act online 2012 You were 65 or older at the end of 2013, You were under 65 at the end of 2013, and retired on permanent or total disability. Tax act online 2012 You can claim the credit on Form 1040 or 1040A. Tax act online 2012 You figure the credit on Schedule R. Tax act online 2012 For more information, see the instructions for Form 1040, line 53, or Form 1040A, line 30. Tax act online 2012 Publication 524, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled, contains more detailed information. Tax act online 2012 Earned Income Credit This credit is based on the amount of your earned income. Tax act online 2012 You can get the credit if your adjusted gross income for 2013 is less than: $14,340 ($19,680 for married filing jointly) if you do not have a qualifying child, $37,870 ($43,210 for married filing jointly) if you have one qualifying child, $43,038 ($48,378 for married filing jointly) if you have two qualifying children, or $46,227 ($51,567 for married filing jointly) if you have three or more qualifying children. Tax act online 2012 To figure the credit, use the worksheet in the instructions for Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ. Tax act online 2012 If you have a qualifying child, also complete Schedule EIC, Earned Income Credit, and attach it to your Form 1040 or 1040A. Tax act online 2012 You cannot use Form 1040EZ if you have a qualifying child. Tax act online 2012 Qualifying child. Tax act online 2012   To be a qualifying child, your child must be younger than you (or your spouse if married filing jointly) and under age 19 or a full-time student under age 24 at the end of 2013, or permanently and totally disabled at any time during 2013, regardless of age. Tax act online 2012 Earned income. Tax act online 2012   If you are retired on disability, benefits you receive under your employer's disability retirement plan are considered earned income until you reach minimum retirement age. Tax act online 2012 However, payments you received from a disability insurance policy that you paid the premiums for are not earned income. Tax act online 2012 More information. Tax act online 2012   For more information, including all the requirements to claim the earned income credit, see the instructions for Form 1040, line 64a; Form 1040A, line 38a; or Form 1040EZ, line 8a. Tax act online 2012 Publication 596, Earned Income Credit (EIC), contains more detailed information. Tax act online 2012 Household Employers If you pay someone to work in your home, such as a babysitter or housekeeper, you may be a household employer who has to pay employment taxes. Tax act online 2012 A person you hire through an agency is not your employee if the agency controls what work is done and how it is done. Tax act online 2012 This control could include setting the fee, requiring regular reports, and providing rules of conduct and appearance. Tax act online 2012 In this case you do not have to pay employment taxes on the amount you pay. Tax act online 2012 But if you control what work is done and how it is done, the worker is your employee. Tax act online 2012 If you possess the right to discharge a worker, that worker is generally considered to be your employee. Tax act online 2012 If a worker is your employee, it does not matter that you hired the worker through an agency or from a list provided by an agency. Tax act online 2012 To find out if you have to pay employment taxes, see Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide For Wages Paid in 2013. Tax act online 2012 Business Tax Incentives If you own or operate a business, or you are looking for work, you should be aware of the following tax incentives for businesses to help persons with disabilities. Tax act online 2012 Deduction for costs of removing barriers to the disabled and the elderly—This is a deduction a business can take for making a facility or public transportation vehicle more accessible to and usable by persons who are disabled or elderly. Tax act online 2012 For more information, see chapter 7 of Publication 535, Business Expenses. Tax act online 2012 Disabled access credit—This is a nonrefundable tax credit for an eligible small business that pays or incurs expenses to provide access to persons with disabilities. Tax act online 2012 The expenses must be to enable the eligible small business to comply with the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990. Tax act online 2012 See Form 8826, Disabled Access Credit, for more information. Tax act online 2012 Work opportunity credit—This credit provides businesses with an incentive to hire individuals from targeted groups that have a particularly high unemployment rate or other special employment needs. Tax act online 2012 One targeted group consists of vocational rehabilitation referrals. Tax act online 2012 These are individuals who have a physical or mental disability that results in a substantial handicap to employment. Tax act online 2012 See Form 5884, Work Opportunity Credit. Tax act online 2012 How To Get Tax Help Go online, use a smart phone, call or walk in to an office near you. Tax act online 2012 Whether it's help with a tax issue, preparing your tax return or picking up a free publication or form, get the help you need the way you want it. Tax act online 2012 Free help with your tax return. Tax act online 2012   Free help in preparing your return is available nationwide from IRS-certified volunteers. Tax act online 2012 The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is designed to help low-to-moderate income, elderly, persons with disabilities, and limited English proficient taxpayers. Tax act online 2012 The Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program is designed to assist taxpayers age 60 and older with their tax returns. Tax act online 2012 Most VITA and TCE sites offer free electronic filing and all volunteers will let you know about credits and deductions you may be entitled to claim. Tax act online 2012 Some VITA and TCE sites provide taxpayers the opportunity to prepare their return with the assistance of an IRS-certified volunteer. Tax act online 2012 To find the nearest VITA or TCE site, visit IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov or call 1-800-906-9887. Tax act online 2012   As part of the TCE program, AARP offers the Tax-Aide counseling program. Tax act online 2012 To find the nearest AARP Tax-Aide site, visit AARP's website at www. Tax act online 2012 aarp. Tax act online 2012 org/money/taxaide or call 1-888-227-7669. Tax act online 2012   For more information on these programs, go to IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov and enter “VITA” in the search box. Tax act online 2012 Internet. Tax act online 2012 IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov and IRS2Go are ready when you are — every day, every night, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Tax act online 2012 Apply for an Employer Identification Number (EIN). Tax act online 2012 Go to IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov and enter Apply for an EIN in the search box. Tax act online 2012 Request an Electronic Filing PIN by going to IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov and entering Electronic Filing PIN in the search box. Tax act online 2012 Check the status of your 2013 refund with Where's My Refund? Go to IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov or the IRS2Go app, and click on Where's My Refund? You'll get a personalized refund date as soon as the IRS processes your tax return and approves your refund. Tax act online 2012 If you e-file, your refund status is usually available within 24 hours after the IRS receives your tax return or 4 weeks after you've mailed a paper return. Tax act online 2012 Check the status of your amended return. Tax act online 2012 Go to IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov and enter Where's My Amended Return in the search box. Tax act online 2012 Download forms, instructions, and publications, including some accessible versions. Tax act online 2012 Order free transcripts of your tax returns or tax account using the Order a Transcript tool on IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov or IRS2Go. Tax act online 2012 Tax return and tax account transcripts are generally available for the current year and past three years. Tax act online 2012 Figure your income tax withholding with the IRS Withholding Calculator on IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov. Tax act online 2012 Use it if you've had too much or too little withheld, your personal situation has changed, you're starting a new job or you just want to see if you're having the right amount withheld. Tax act online 2012 Determine if you might be subject to the Alternative Minimum Tax by using the Alternative Minimum Tax Assistant on IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov. Tax act online 2012 Locate the nearest Taxpayer Assistance Center using the Office Locator tool on IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov or IRS2Go. Tax act online 2012 Stop by most business days for face-to-face tax help, no appointment necessary — just walk in. Tax act online 2012 An employee can explain IRS letters, request adjustments to your tax account or help you set up a payment plan. Tax act online 2012 Before you visit, check the Office Locator for the address, phone number, hours of operation and the services provided. Tax act online 2012 If you have an ongoing tax account problem or a special need, such as a disability, you can request an appointment. Tax act online 2012 Call the local number listed in the Office Locator, or look in the phone book under United States Government, Internal Revenue Service. Tax act online 2012 Locate the nearest volunteer help site with the VITA Locator Tool on IRS. Tax act online 2012 gov. Tax act online 2012 Low-to-moderate income, elderly, persons with disabilities, and limited English proficient taxpayers can get free help with their tax return from the nationwide Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Tax act online 2012 The Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program helps taxpayers 60 and older with their tax returns. Tax act online 2012 Most VITA and TCE sites offer free electronic filing and some provide IRS-certified volunteers who can help prepare your tax return. Tax act online 2012 AARP offers the Tax-Aide counseling program as part of the TCE program. Tax act online 2012 Visit AARP's website to find the nearest Tax-Aide location. Tax act online 2012 Research your tax questions. Tax act online 2012 Search publications and instructions by topic or keyword. Tax act online 2012 Read the Internal Revenue Code, regulations, or other official guidance. Tax act online 2012 Read Internal Revenue Bulletins. Tax act online 2012 Sign up to receive local and national tax news by email. Tax act online 2012 Phone. Tax act online 2012 You can call the IRS, or you can carry it in your pocket with the IRS2Go app on your smart phone or tablet. Tax act online 2012 Download the free IRS2Go mobile app from the iTunes app store or from Google Play. Tax act online 2012 Use it to watch the IRS YouTube channel, get IRS news as soon as it's released to the public, order transcripts of your tax returns or tax account, check your refund status, subscribe to filing season updates or daily tax tips, and follow the IRS Twitter news feed, @IRSnews, to get the latest federal tax news, including information about tax law changes and important IRS programs. Tax act online 2012 Call to locate the nearest volunteer help site, 1-800-906-9887. Tax act online 2012 Low-to-moderate income, elderly, persons with disabilities, and limited English proficient taxpayers can get free help with their tax return from the nationwide Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Tax act online 2012 The Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program helps taxpayers 60 and older with their tax returns. Tax act online 2012 Most VITA and TCE sites offer free electronic filing. Tax act online 2012 Some VITA and TCE sites provide IRS-certified volunteers who can help prepare your tax return. Tax act online 2012 Through the TCE program, AARP offers the Tax-Aide counseling program; call 1-888-227-7669 to find the nearest Tax-Aide location. Tax act online 2012 Call to check the status of your 2013 refund, 1-800-829-1954 or 1-800-829-4477. Tax act online 2012 The automated Where's My Refund? information is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Tax act online 2012 If you e-file, your refund status is usually available within 24 hours after the IRS receives your tax return or 4 weeks after you've mailed a paper return. Tax act online 2012 Before you call, have your 2013 tax return handy so you can provide your social security number, your filing status, and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund. Tax act online 2012 Where's My Refund? can give you a personalized refund date as soon as the IRS processes your tax return and approves your refund. Tax act online 2012 Where's My Refund? includes information for the most recent return filed in the current year and does not include information about amended returns. Tax act online 2012 Call the Amended Return Hotline, 1-866-464-2050, to check the status of your amended return. Tax act online 2012 Call to order forms, instructions and publications, 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676) to order current-year forms, instructions and publications, and prior-year forms and instructions (limited to 5 years). Tax act online 2012 You should receive your order within 10 business days. Tax act online 2012 Call to order transcripts of your tax returns or tax account, 1-800-908-9946. Tax act online 2012 Follow the prompts to provide your Social Security Number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, date of birth, street address and ZIP code. Tax act online 2012 Call for TeleTax topics, 1-800-829-4477, to listen to pre-recorded messages covering various tax topics. Tax act online 2012 Call to ask tax questions, 1-800-829-1040. Tax act online 2012 Call using TTY/TDD equipment, 1-800-829-4059 to ask tax questions or order forms and publications. Tax act online 2012 The TTY/TDD telephone number is for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability. Tax act online 2012 These individuals can also contact the IRS through relay services such as the Federal Relay Service available at www. Tax act online 2012 gsa. Tax act online 2012 gov/fedrelay. Tax act online 2012 Walk-in. Tax act online 2012 You can find a selection of forms, publications and services — in-person, face-to-face. Tax act online 2012 Products. Tax act online 2012 You can walk in to some post offices, libraries, and IRS offices to pick up certain forms, instructions, and publications. Tax act online 2012 Some IRS offices, libraries, and city and county government offices have a collection of products available to photocopy from reproducible proofs. Tax act online 2012 Services. Tax act online 2012 You can walk in to your local TAC most business days for personal, face-to-face tax help. Tax act online 2012 An employee can explain IRS letters, request adjustments to your tax account, or help you set up a payment plan. Tax act online 2012 If you need to resolve a tax problem, have questions about how the tax law applies to your individual tax return, or you are more comfortable talking with someone in person, visit your local TAC where you can talk with an IRS representative face-to-face. Tax act online 2012 No appointment is necessary—just walk in. Tax act online 2012 Before visiting, check www. Tax act online 2012 irs. Tax act online 2012 gov/localcontacts for hours of operation and services provided. Tax act online 2012 Mail. Tax act online 2012 You can send your order for forms, instructions, and publications to the address below. Tax act online 2012 You should receive a response within 10 business days after your request is received. Tax act online 2012  Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. Tax act online 2012 Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 The Taxpayer Advocate Service Is Here to Help You. Tax act online 2012   The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) is your voice at the IRS. Tax act online 2012 Our job is to ensure that every taxpayer is treated fairly and that you know and understand your rights. Tax act online 2012 What can TAS do for you?   We can offer you free help with IRS problems that you can't resolve on your own. Tax act online 2012 We know this process can be confusing, but the worst thing you can do is nothing at all! TAS can help if you can't resolve your tax problem and: Your problem is causing financial difficulties for you, your family, or your business. Tax act online 2012 You face (or your business is facing) an immediate threat of adverse action. Tax act online 2012 You've tried repeatedly to contact the IRS but no one has responded, or the IRS hasn't responded by the date promised. Tax act online 2012   If you qualify for our help, you'll be assigned to one advocate who'll be with you at every turn and will do everything possible to resolve your problem. Tax act online 2012 Here's why we can help: TAS is an independent organization within the IRS. Tax act online 2012 Our advocates know how to work with the IRS. Tax act online 2012 Our services are free and tailored to meet your needs. Tax act online 2012 We have offices in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Tax act online 2012 How can you reach us?   If you think TAS can help you, call your local advocate, whose number is in your local directory and at www. Tax act online 2012 irs. Tax act online 2012 gov/advocate, or call us toll-free at 1-877-777-4778. Tax act online 2012 How else does TAS help taxpayers?   TAS also works to resolve large-scale, systemic problems that affect many taxpayers. Tax act online 2012 If you know of one of these broad issues, please report it to us through our Systemic Advocacy Management System at www. Tax act online 2012 irs. Tax act online 2012 gov/sams. Tax act online 2012 Low Income Taxpayer Clinics. Tax act online 2012   Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs) serve individuals whose income is below a certain level and need to resolve tax problems such as audits, appeals, and tax collection disputes. Tax act online 2012 Some clinics can provide information about taxpayer rights and responsibilities in different languages for individuals who speak English as a second language. Tax act online 2012 Visit www. Tax act online 2012 TaxpayerAdvocate. Tax act online 2012 irs. Tax act online 2012 gov or see IRS Publication 4134, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic List. 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