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Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Exclusion or deduction. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   If your employer provides dependent care benefits under a qualified plan, you may be able to exclude these benefits from your income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Your employer can tell you whether your benefit plan qualifies. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 To claim the exclusion, you must complete Part III of Form 2441, Child and Dependent Care Expenses. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You cannot use Form 1040EZ. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   If you are self-employed and receive benefits from a qualified dependent care benefit plan, you are treated as both employer and employee. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Therefore, you would not get an exclusion from wages. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Instead, you would get a deduction on Form 1040, Schedule C, line 14; Schedule E, line 19 or 28; or Schedule F, line 15. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 To claim the deduction, you must use Form 2441. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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). Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Statement for employee. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Your employer will also include any dependent care benefits over $5,000 in your wages shown on your Form W-2 in box 1. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Qualifying person(s). Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   A qualifying person is: A qualifying child who is under age 13 whom you can claim as a dependent. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Your disabled spouse who is not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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). Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For information about excluding benefits on Form 1040, Form 1040NR, or Form 1040A, see Form 2441 and its instructions. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   For more information, see the instructions for Form 1040, lines 20a and 20b, or Form 1040A, lines 14a and 14b. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Publication 915, Social Security and Equivalent Railroad Retirement Benefits, contains more detailed information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Supplemental security income (SSI) payments. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   Social security benefits do not include SSI payments, which are not taxable. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Do not include these payments in your income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You must report your taxable disability payments as wages on line 7 of Form 1040 or Form 1040A until you reach minimum retirement age. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Minimum retirement age generally is the age at which you can first receive a pension or annuity if you are not disabled. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You may be entitled to a tax credit if you were permanently and totally disabled when you retired. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For information on this credit, see Publication 524, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Beginning on the day after you reach minimum retirement age, payments you receive are taxable as a pension or annuity. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Report the payments on lines 16a and 16b of Form 1040 or on lines 12a and 12b of Form 1040A. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For more information on pensions and annuities, see Publication 575, Pension and Annuity Income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Retirement and profit-sharing plans. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 The payments must be reported as a pension or annuity. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Accrued leave payment. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   If you retire on disability, any lump-sum payment you receive for accrued annual leave is a salary payment. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 The payment is not a disability payment. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Include it in your income in the tax year you receive it. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 See Publication 525, Taxable and Nontaxable Income, for more information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Military and Government Disability Pensions Generally, you must report disability pensions as income, but do not include certain military and government disability pensions. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For information about military and government disability pensions, see Publication 525. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 VA disability benefits. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   Do not include disability benefits you receive from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in your gross income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 If you are a military retiree and do not receive your disability benefits from the VA, see Publication 525 for more information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   Do not include in your income any veterans' benefits paid under any law, regulation, or administrative practice administered by the VA. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Other Payments You may receive other payments that are related to your disability. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 The following payments are not taxable. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Benefit payments from a public welfare fund, such as payments due to blindness. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Workers' compensation for an occupational sickness or injury if paid under a workers' compensation act or similar law. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Compensatory (but not punitive) damages for physical injury or physical sickness. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Disability benefits under a “no-fault” car insurance policy for loss of income or earning capacity as a result of injuries. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Compensation for permanent loss or loss of use of a part or function of your body, or for your permanent disfigurement. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Long-Term Care Insurance Long-term care insurance contracts generally are treated as accident and health insurance contracts. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 More detailed information can be found in Publication 525. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Accelerated death benefits are amounts received under a life insurance contract before the death of the insured. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 These benefits also include amounts received on the sale or assignment of the contract to a viatical settlement provider. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 This exclusion applies only if the insured was a terminally ill individual or a chronically ill individual. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For more information, see Publication 525. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Itemized Deductions If you file Form 1040, you generally can either claim the standard deduction or itemize your deductions. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You must use Schedule A (Form 1040) to itemize your deductions. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 See your form instructions for information on the standard deduction and the deductions you can itemize. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 The following discussions highlight some itemized deductions that are of particular interest to persons with disabilities. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 They include the costs of equipment, supplies, diagnostic devices, and transportation for needed medical care and payments for medical insurance. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You can deduct only the amount of your medical and dental expenses that is more than 10% (7. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 5% if either you or your spouse was born before January 2, 1949) of your adjusted gross income shown on Form 1040, line 38. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 The following list highlights some of the medical expenses you can include in figuring your medical expense deduction. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For more detailed information, see Publication 502, Medical and Dental Expenses (Including the Health Coverage Tax Credit). Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Artificial limbs, contact lenses, eyeglasses, and hearing aids. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 The part of the cost of Braille books and magazines that is more than the price of regular printed editions. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Cost and repair of special telephone equipment for hearing-impaired persons. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Cost and maintenance of a wheelchair or a three-wheel motor vehicle commercially known as an “autoette. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 ” Cost and care of a guide dog or other animal aiding a person with a physical disability. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Premiums for qualified long-term care insurance, up to certain amounts. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Improvements to a home that do not increase its value if the main purpose is medical care. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 An example is constructing entrance or exit ramps. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Improvements that increase a home's value, if the main purpose is medical care, may be partly included as a medical expense. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 See Publication 502 for more information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 If you take a business deduction for these impairment-related work expenses, they are not subject to the 10% (7. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 5% if you or your spouse is age 65 or older) limit that applies to medical expenses. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Impairment-related expenses defined. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Publication 502 contains more detailed information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 To qualify, you must pay these expenses so you can work or look for work. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You can claim the credit on Form 1040 or 1040A. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You cannot claim the credit on Form 1040EZ or Form 1040NR-EZ. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You figure the credit on Form 2441. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For more information, see the instructions for Form 1040, line 48, or Form 1040A, line 29. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Publication 503, Child and Dependent Care Expenses, contains more detailed information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled You may be able to claim this credit if you are a U. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 S. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 citizen or a resident alien and either of the following apply. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You can claim the credit on Form 1040 or 1040A. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You figure the credit on Schedule R. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For more information, see the instructions for Form 1040, line 53, or Form 1040A, line 30. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Publication 524, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled, contains more detailed information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Earned Income Credit This credit is based on the amount of your earned income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 To figure the credit, use the worksheet in the instructions for Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 If you have a qualifying child, also complete Schedule EIC, Earned Income Credit, and attach it to your Form 1040 or 1040A. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 You cannot use Form 1040EZ if you have a qualifying child. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Qualifying child. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Earned income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 However, payments you received from a disability insurance policy that you paid the premiums for are not earned income. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 More information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013   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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 Publication 596, Earned Income Credit (EIC), contains more detailed information. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 A person you hire through an agency is not your employee if the agency controls what work is done and how it is done. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 This control could include setting the fee, requiring regular reports, and providing rules of conduct and appearance. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 In this case you do not have to pay employment taxes on the amount you pay. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 But if you control what work is done and how it is done, the worker is your employee. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 If you possess the right to discharge a worker, that worker is generally considered to be your employee. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 To find out if you have to pay employment taxes, see Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide For Wages Paid in 2013. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 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. Turbotax premier federal & state returns plus federal e file 2013 For more information, see chapter 7 of Publication 535, Business Expenses. 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Tax Information For Businesses

Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
Access to tax information useful to small businesses with assets of $10 million or less.

Large Business and International Tax Center
This page provides links which are helpful for large to mid-size businesses with assets greater than $10 million

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Extended
Businesses, including tax-exempt employers, may qualify for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit for qualified veterans hired before January 1, 2014.

Self-Employed Individuals Tax Center
The basics on your tax responsibilities if you are self-employed or an independent contractor.

Qualifying Advanced Energy Project Credit (section 48C)
Notice 2013-12, issued February 7, 2013, announced the availability of $150,228,397 in section 48C tax credits in the Phase II allocation round in 2013. Application procedures are different than in the first allocation round.

IRS Video Portal
The IRS Video portal contains video and audio presentations on topics of interest to small businesses, individuals and tax professionals. You will find video clips of tax topics, and archived versions of live panel discussions and webinars.

Effect of Sequestration on the Alternative Minimum Tax Credit for Corporations
The Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Reduction Act of 1985, as amended, requires certain spending cuts during Fiscal Year 2013 due to the sequester triggered earlier this year.

Alternative Motor Vehicle Credit
The Alternative Fuel Motor Vehicle Credit was enacted by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 and includes separate credits for four distinct categories of vehicles: Hybrid vehicles, Fuel Cell vehicles, Qualified Alternative Fuel Motor vehicles (QAFMV) and Advanced Lean Burn Technology vehicles. The amount of the potential credit varies by type of vehicle and which of the four credits applies.

Coordinated Issue Papers - LB&I
Effective January 21, 2014, all LB&I coordinated issue papers are decoordinated.  See 1/21/14 Directive from LB&I Commissioner Maloy for details.

HIRE Act: Questions and Answers for Employers
General information about the provisions of the Hiring Individuals to Restore Employment Act.

Employment Taxes
Federal income tax, Social Security and Medicare taxes, FUTA, self-employment tax and more.

Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief for Individuals and Businesses
Special tax law provisions may help taxpayers and businesses recover financially from a disaster.

Small Business Forms and Publications
Download multiple small business and self-employed forms and publications.

e-file for Large Business and International (LB&I)
Certain large business and International (LB&I) corporations are required to electronically file their Forms 1120 and 1120S. Other corporations may do so voluntarily. This site provides e-file information for corporations that prepare and transmit their own electronic corporate income tax returns and those that use the services of third party tax professionals.

Employer ID Numbers (EINs)
Find out more on EINs or apply for one online.

Employee Tool & Equipment Plans
The Internal Revenue Service has established a compliance team to address the marketing and mistreatment of employee tool and equipment plans as tax-favored accountable plans.

Deducting Business Expenses
Find out what qualifies as a deductible business expense, including depreciation.

IRS Tax Calendar for Businesses and Self-Employed
The tax calendar is available for downloading and printing, or you can view it online.

U.S. Citizens and Resident Aliens Abroad
This section covers tax topics for U.S. citizens or resident aliens living overseas.

HCTC: Information for Health Plan Administrators (HPAs)
Health Plan Administrators are key to the success of the HCTC by providing health insurance to eligible individuals. Find information specific to health plan administrators here, including how to get involved and participate with the HCTC Program.

Excise Tax
Information about the various programs, databases, and activities within Excise Tax.

Industry Issue Resolution Program
The Industry Issue Resolution (IIR) Program resolves frequently disputed or burdensome tax issues. IRS solicits suggestions for issues for the program from taxpayers, representatives and associations.

Estate and Gift Taxes
General information on when these taxes apply and when they do not.

Filing Past Due Tax Returns
Understand how to file past due returns.

Information Returns Processing
The Information Reporting Program Website is designed to help you meet your Information Reporting Requirements. Included are help-line telephone numbers and direct links to aid you in reporting information returns. You will also find information about how to file returns electronically or magnetically.

LB&I Directives
LB&I Directives provide industry-related and administrative guidance to LB&I examiners to ensure consistent tax administration. The Directives do not establish Service position on legal issues and are not legal guidance.

Online Ordering for Information Returns and Employer Returns
Order information returns and employer returns online.

Manufacturers' Energy Efficient Appliance Credit
Act Section 305 - Modifications of Energy Efficient Appliance Credit for Appliances Produced After 2007

Audit Techniques Guides (ATGs)
These guides contain examination techniques to assist examiners in performing examinations.

1099-K Reporting Requirements for Payment Settlement Entities
Describes responsibilities of 1099-K filers and provides links to forms and publications.

Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit (IRC 30D)
Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit (IRC 30D) - Internal Revenue Code Section 30D provides a credit for Qualified Plug-in Electric Drive Motor Vehicles including passenger vehicles and light trucks.

Your Guide to an IRS Small Business Audit
Video series shows small business owners steps of an audit and answers questions about the process

Income from Abroad is Taxable
There have been recent reports about the interest of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in taxpayers with bank accounts in Liechtenstein. The IRS' interest, however, extends beyond bank accounts in Liechtenstein to financial accounts anywhere in the world. The IRS reminds you to report your worldwide income on your U.S. tax return and lists the possible consequences of hiding income overseas.

Quality Examination Process
The Quality Examination Process (QEP) is a systematic approach for engaging and involving Large Business and International (LB&I) taxpayers in the tax examination process, from the earliest planning stages through resolution of all issues and completion of the case.

Market Segment Understandings (MSU)
The IRS and taxpayers in particular market segments, work together to improve tax compliance.

Railroad Retirement Tax Act (RRTA) Desk Guide (January 2009)
This Desk Reference Guide is intended as a resource tool to assist Revenue Agents who are assigned the examination of a railroad employer. The Guide was prepared presuming that the reader has already received employment tax training.

Federal Payment Levy Program
Certain federal payments (OPM, SSA, federal employee salaries, and federal employee travel) disbursed by the Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service (FMS) may be subject to a 15 percent levy through the Federal Payment Levy Program (FPLP) to pay your delinquent tax debt. Find out your appeal rights and how to resolve any dispute.

Research Credit
Guidelines and audit technique guide are provided for field examiners on the examination of Research Credit cases.

The International Tax Gap
Find resources on this page pertaining to the international tax gap — the difference between the amount of tax that taxpayers should pay and the amount that is paid voluntarily and on time. The tax gap can also be thought of as the sum of non-compliance with the tax law.

Uncertain Tax Positions - Schedule UTP
IRS finalized Schedule UTP & instructions for reporting uncertain tax positions by certain corporations.

IRS Non-Retaliation Policy
IRS has a zero-tolerance policy for retaliation and has had one in place since 1998.

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