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Construction. 1040 ez forms and instructions Armed forces Ownership and use tests, Members of the uniformed services or Foreign Service, employees of the intelligence community, or employees or volunteers of the Peace Corps. 1040 ez forms and instructions Assistance (see Tax help) B Back interest, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Basis Adjusted basis (see Adjusted basis) Determination of, Determining Basis, Adjusted Basis Other than cost, Basis Other Than Cost Building permit fees, Construction. 1040 ez forms and instructions Business use of home, Business Use or Rental of Home, Use test met for business part (with no business use in year of sale). 1040 ez forms and instructions C Casualties Amounts spent after to restore damaged property, Increases to Basis Deductible casualty losses, Decreases to Basis Disaster as cause of, Specific event safe harbors. 1040 ez forms and instructions Insurance payments for casualty losses, Decreases to Basis Change of address, Reminders Closing costs, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Commissions, Selling expenses. 1040 ez forms and instructions , Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Community property Basis determination, Community property. 1040 ez forms and instructions Condemnation Gain exclusion, Home destroyed or condemned. 1040 ez forms and instructions Ownership and use test when previous home condemned, Previous home destroyed or condemned. 1040 ez forms and instructions Condominiums As main home, Main Home Basis determination, Condominium. 1040 ez forms and instructions Construction costs, Construction. 1040 ez forms and instructions Built by you, Built by you. 1040 ez forms and instructions Cooperative apartments As main home, Main Home Basis determination, Cooperative apartment. 1040 ez forms and instructions Ownership and use tests, Cooperative apartment. 1040 ez forms and instructions Cost as basis, Cost As Basis Credit reports Cost of obtaining, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions D Date of sale, Date of sale. 1040 ez forms and instructions Death Sale due to, Specific event safe harbors. 1040 ez forms and instructions Spouse's death before sale, ownership and use tests, Sale of main home by surviving spouse. 1040 ez forms and instructions Decreases to basis, Decreases to Basis Depreciation After May 6, 1997, Depreciation after May 6, 1997. 1040 ez forms and instructions Home used for business or rental purposes, Decreases to Basis Destroyed homes Gain exclusion, Home destroyed or condemned. 1040 ez forms and instructions Ownership and use test when previous home destroyed, Previous home destroyed or condemned. 1040 ez forms and instructions Disabilities, individuals with Ownership and use test, Exception for individuals with a disability. 1040 ez forms and instructions Disasters, Specific event safe harbors. 1040 ez forms and instructions Discharge of qualified principal residence indebtedness, Adjusted Basis Divorce Home received from spouse, Home received from spouse. 1040 ez forms and instructions Home transferred to spouse, Transfer to spouse. 1040 ez forms and instructions Ownership and use tests, Home transferred from spouse. 1040 ez forms and instructions Sale due to, Specific event safe harbors. 1040 ez forms and instructions Transfers after July 18, 1984, Transfers after July 18, 1984. 1040 ez forms and instructions Transfers before July 19, 1984, Transfers before July 19, 1984. 1040 ez forms and instructions Use of home after divorce, Use of home after divorce. 1040 ez forms and instructions Doctor's recommendation for sale, Doctor's recommendation safe harbor. 1040 ez forms and instructions E Easements, Decreases to Basis Employee of the intelligence community, Employee of the intelligence community. 1040 ez forms and instructions Employment Change in place of employment, Change in Place of Employment Payment by employer, when job transfer 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mortgages, Seller-financed mortgage. 1040 ez forms and instructions Form 1040, Schedule A Real estate taxes, Real estate taxes. 1040 ez forms and instructions Form 1040, Schedule D Reporting sale of home, Reporting the Sale Form 1099-S Proceeds from real estate transactions, Date of sale. 1040 ez forms and instructions , Form 1099-S. 1040 ez forms and instructions , Form 1099-S. 1040 ez forms and instructions Form 2119 Sale of home, Adjusted Basis Form 6252 Installment sale income, Installment sale. 1040 ez forms and instructions Form 8828 Recapture tax, How to figure and report the recapture. 1040 ez forms and instructions Form 8960 Net Investment Income Tax, Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT). 1040 ez forms and instructions NIIT, Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT). 1040 ez forms and instructions Form 982 Discharge of indebtedness, Adjusted Basis Free tax services, Free help with your tax return. 1040 ez forms and instructions Future developments, Future Developments G Gain or loss Basis 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Health Help (see Tax help) Homebuyer credit Recapture, Recapture of the post-2008 first-time homebuyer credit. 1040 ez forms and instructions Houseboats As main home, Main Home I Important reminders Change of address, Reminders Home sold with undeducted points, Reminders Improvements Adjusted basis determination, Improvements. 1040 ez forms and instructions Charges for, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Receipts and other records, Adjusted Basis Useful life of more than 1 year, Increases to Basis Increases to basis, Increases to Basis Individual taxpayer identification numbers (ITINs), Individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN). 1040 ez forms and instructions Inheritance Home received as, Home acquired from a decedent who died before or after 2010. 1040 ez forms and instructions Installment sales, Installment sale. 1040 ez forms and instructions Involuntary conversion, Specific event safe harbors. 1040 ez forms and instructions ITINs (Individual taxpayer identification numbers), Individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN). 1040 ez forms and instructions J Joint owners not married, Joint owners not married. 1040 ez forms and instructions Joint returns, Jointly owned home. 1040 ez forms and instructions Ownership and use tests, Married Persons L Land Sale of land on which home located, Land. 1040 ez forms and instructions Sale of vacant land, Vacant land. 1040 ez forms and instructions Legal fees, Selling expenses. 1040 ez forms and instructions , Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions , Construction. 1040 ez forms and instructions Legal separation Sale due to, Specific event safe harbors. 1040 ez forms and instructions Like-kind exchange, Sale of home acquired in a like-kind exchange. 1040 ez forms and instructions Living expenses, Reasonable basic living expenses. 1040 ez forms and instructions Loan assumption fees, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Loan placement 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1040 ez forms and instructions Deducting in year of sale, Deducting Taxes in the Year of Sale Recapture of federal mortgage subsidy, Recapturing (Paying Back) a Federal Mortgage Subsidy Recapture of first-time homebuyer credit, Recapture of First-Time Homebuyer Credit Recording fees, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Recordkeeping, Adjusted Basis Reduced maximum exclusion, Reduced Maximum Exclusion Worksheet 3, Worksheet 3. 1040 ez forms and instructions Reduced Maximum Exclusion Refinancing, Settlement fees or closing costs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Relatives Sale of home to, Exception for sales to related persons. 1040 ez forms and instructions Remainder interest Sale of, Sale of remainder interest. 1040 ez forms and instructions Remodeling, Improvements. 1040 ez forms and instructions , Exception. 1040 ez forms and instructions (see also Improvements) Rental of home, Business Use or Rental of Home, Use test met for business part (with no business 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Examination Coverage

Examination Coverage: Recommended and Average Recommended Additional Tax After Examination
by Type and Size of Return and Fiscal Year

Returns Examined by Type of Return and Internal Revenue Region, District, and Service Center and Fiscal Year
1999     1998     1997      1996     1995

•  Additional Tax and Penalties Recommended After Examination
By Tax Class and by Internal Revenue Regions, Districts and Service Centers and Fiscal Year
1997     1996     1995

Examination Coverage: Individual Income Tax Returns Examined
by Size of Adjusted Gross Income and Fiscal Year

Returns Examined with Unagreed Recommended Additional Tax After Examination
by Type and Size of Return and Fiscal Year

Returns Examined Involving Protection of the Revenue Base
by Type and Size of Return and Fiscal Year

Examination Coverage: Returns Examined Resulting in Refunds
by Type and Size of Return and Fiscal Year


Returns of Tax-Exempt Organizations, Employee Plans, and Government Entities Examined
by Type of Return and Fiscal Year

•  Returns of Tax-Exempt Organizations and Employee Plans Examined, and Recommended Additional Tax After Examinatinon
by Type of Examination and Fiscal Year
2005     2004     2003     2002     2001     2000     1999     1998

• Returns of Tax-Exempt Organizations, Employee Plans, and Tax-Exempt Bonds Examined
by Type of Examination and Fiscal Year
2005     2004     2003     2002     2001     2000     1999     1998

Determination Letters Issued on Employee Pension Plans
by Type and Disposition of the Plan and Fiscal Year

Tax-Exempt Guidance and Other Regulatory Activities

Applications for Tax-Exempt Status
by Organization Type and Internal Revenue Code Section and Fiscal Year

Tax-Exempt Organizations and Non-Exempt Charitable Trusts


Delinquent Collection Activities


Criminal Investigation Program
by Status or Disposition and Fiscal Year


Civil Penalties Assessed and Abated
by Type of Tax and Penalty and Fiscal Year


Information Reporting Program
In addition to receiving taxpayers' self-reported income and tax on those tax returns that are filed, the IRS receives independent information about income received and taxes withheld on information returns, such as Forms W-2 and 1099 from employers and other third parties. With its Automated Underreporter Program, the IRS matches these information returns to tax returns and contacts taxpayer to resolve discripancies. 
By Returns Received, Contacts, and Additional Tax and Interest Assessed


Math Errors on Individual Income Tax Returns
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application on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov or download the IRS2Go app and select the Refund Status option. 1040 ez forms and instructions The IRS issues more than 9 out of 10 refunds in less than 21 days. 1040 ez forms and instructions Using these applications, you can start checking on the status of your return within 24 hours after we receive your e-filed return or 4 weeks after you mail a paper return. 1040 ez forms and instructions You will also be given a personalized refund date as soon as the IRS processes your tax return and approves your refund. 1040 ez forms and instructions The IRS updates Where's My Refund? every 24 hours, usually overnight, so you only need to check once a day. 1040 ez forms and instructions Use the Interactive Tax Assistant (ITA) to research your tax questions. 1040 ez forms and instructions No need to wait on the phone or stand in line. 1040 ez forms and instructions The ITA is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and provides you with a variety of tax information related to general filing topics, deductions, credits, and income. 1040 ez forms and instructions When you reach the response screen, you can print the entire interview and the final response for your records. 1040 ez forms and instructions New subject areas are added on a regular basis. 1040 ez forms and instructions  Answers not provided through ITA may be found in Tax Trails, one of the Tax Topics on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov which contain general individual and business tax information or by searching the IRS Tax Map, which includes an international subject index. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can use the IRS Tax Map, to search publications and instructions by topic or keyword. 1040 ez forms and instructions The IRS Tax Map integrates forms and publications into one research tool and provides single-point access to tax law information by subject. 1040 ez forms and instructions When the user searches the IRS Tax Map, they will be provided with links to related content in existing IRS publications, forms and instructions, questions and answers, and Tax Topics. 1040 ez forms and instructions Coming this filing season, you can immediately view and print for free all 5 types of individual federal tax transcripts (tax returns, tax account, record of account, wage and income statement, and certification of non-filing) using Get Transcript. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can also ask the IRS to mail a return or an account transcript to you. 1040 ez forms and instructions Only the mail option is available by choosing the Tax Records option on the IRS2Go app by selecting Mail Transcript on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov or by calling 1-800-908-9946. 1040 ez forms and instructions Tax return and tax account transcripts are generally available for the current year and the past three years. 1040 ez forms and instructions Determine if you are eligible for the EITC and estimate the amount of the credit with the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Assistant. 1040 ez forms and instructions Visit Understanding Your IRS Notice or Letter to get answers to questions about a notice or letter you received from the IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions If you received the First Time Homebuyer Credit, you can use the First Time Homebuyer Credit Account Look-up tool for information on your repayments and account balance. 1040 ez forms and instructions Check the status of your amended return using Where's My Amended Return? Go to IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov and enter Where's My Amended Return? in the search box. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can generally expect your amended return to be processed up to 12 weeks from the date we receive it. 1040 ez forms and instructions It can take up to 3 weeks from the date you mailed it to show up in our system. 1040 ez forms and instructions Make a payment using one of several safe and convenient electronic payment options available on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov. 1040 ez forms and instructions Select the Payment tab on the front page of IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov for more information. 1040 ez forms and instructions Determine if you are eligible and apply for an online payment agreement, if you owe more tax than you can pay today. 1040 ez forms and instructions Figure your income tax withholding with the IRS Withholding Calculator on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov. 1040 ez forms and instructions 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. 1040 ez forms and instructions Determine if you might be subject to the Alternative Minimum Tax by using the Alternative Minimum Tax Assistant on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov. 1040 ez forms and instructions Request an Electronic Filing PIN by going to IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov and entering Electronic Filing PIN in the search box. 1040 ez forms and instructions Download forms, instructions and publications, including accessible versions for people with disabilities. 1040 ez forms and instructions Locate the nearest Taxpayer Assistance Center (TAC) using the Office Locator tool on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov, or choose the Contact Us option on the IRS2Go app and search Local Offices. 1040 ez forms and instructions An employee can answer questions about your tax account or help you set up a payment plan. 1040 ez forms and instructions Before you visit, check the Office Locator on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov, or Local Offices under Contact Us on IRS2Go to confirm the address, phone number, days and hours of operation, and the services provided. 1040 ez forms and instructions If you have a special need, such as a disability, you can request an appointment. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call the local number listed in the Office Locator, or look in the phone book under United States Government, Internal Revenue Service. 1040 ez forms and instructions Apply for an Employer Identification Number (EIN). 1040 ez forms and instructions Go to IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov and enter Apply for an EIN in the search box. 1040 ez forms and instructions Read the Internal Revenue Code, regulations, or other official guidance. 1040 ez forms and instructions Read Internal Revenue Bulletins. 1040 ez forms and instructions Sign up to receive local and national tax news and more by email. 1040 ez forms and instructions Just click on “subscriptions” above the search box on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov and choose from a variety of options. 1040 ez forms and instructions    Phone. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can call the IRS, or you can carry it in your pocket with the IRS2Go app on your smart phone or tablet. 1040 ez forms and instructions Download the free IRS2Go app from the iTunes app store or from Google Play. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call to locate the nearest volunteer help site, 1-800-906-9887 or you can use the VITA Locator Tool on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov, or download the IRS2Go app. 1040 ez forms and instructions Low-to-moderate income, elderly, people with disabilities, and limited English proficient taxpayers can get free help with their tax return from the nationwide Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. 1040 ez forms and instructions The Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program helps taxpayers age 60 and older with their tax returns. 1040 ez forms and instructions Most VITA and TCE sites offer free electronic filing. 1040 ez forms and instructions Some VITA and TCE sites provide IRS-certified volunteers who can help prepare your tax return. 1040 ez forms and instructions Through the TCE program, AARP offers the Tax-Aide counseling program; call 1-888-227-7669 to find the nearest Tax-Aide location. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call the automated Where's My Refund? information hotline to check the status of your 2013 refund 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-829-1954. 1040 ez forms and instructions If you e-file, you can start checking on the status of your return within 24 hours after the IRS receives your tax return or 4 weeks after you've mailed a paper return. 1040 ez forms and instructions The IRS issues more than 9 out of 10 refunds in less than 21 days. 1040 ez forms and instructions Where's My Refund? will give you a personalized refund date as soon as the IRS processes your tax return and approves your refund. 1040 ez forms and instructions Before you call this automated hotline, have your 2013 tax return handy so you can enter your social security number, your filing status, and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund. 1040 ez forms and instructions The IRS updates Where's My Refund? every 24 hours, usually overnight, so you only need to check once a day. 1040 ez forms and instructions Note, the above information is for our automated hotline. 1040 ez forms and instructions Our live phone and walk-in assistors can research the status of your refund only if it's been 21 days or more since you filed electronically or more than 6 weeks since you mailed your paper return. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call the Amended Return Hotline, 1-866-464-2050, to check the status of your amended return. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can generally expect your amended return to be processed up to 12 weeks from the date we receive it. 1040 ez forms and instructions It can take up to 3 weeks from the date you mailed it to show up in our system. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676) to order current-year forms, instructions, publications, and prior-year forms and instructions (limited to 5 years). 1040 ez forms and instructions You should receive your order within 10 business days. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call TeleTax, 1-800-829-4477, to listen to pre-recorded messages covering general and business tax information. 1040 ez forms and instructions If, between January and April 15, you still have questions about the Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ (like filing requirements, dependents, credits, Schedule D, pensions and IRAs or self-employment taxes), call 1-800-829-1040. 1040 ez forms and instructions Call using TTY/TDD equipment, 1-800-829-4059 to ask tax questions or order forms and publications. 1040 ez forms and instructions The TTY/TDD telephone number is for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability. 1040 ez forms and instructions These individuals can also contact the IRS through relay services such as the Federal Relay Service. 1040 ez forms and instructions    Walk-in. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can find a selection of forms, publications and services — in-person. 1040 ez forms and instructions Products. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can walk in to some post offices, libraries, and IRS offices to pick up certain forms, instructions, and publications. 1040 ez forms and instructions Some IRS offices, libraries, and city and county government offices have a collection of products available to photocopy from reproducible proofs. 1040 ez forms and instructions Services. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can walk in to your local TAC for face-to-face tax help. 1040 ez forms and instructions An employee can answer questions about your tax account or help you set up a payment plan. 1040 ez forms and instructions Before visiting, use the Office Locator tool on IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions gov, or choose the Contact Us option on the IRS2Go app and search Local Offices for days and hours of operation, and services provided. 1040 ez forms and instructions    Mail. 1040 ez forms and instructions You can send your order for forms, instructions, and publications to the address below. 1040 ez forms and instructions You should receive a response within 10 business days after your request is received. 1040 ez forms and instructions Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. 1040 ez forms and instructions Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613    The Taxpayer Advocate Service Is Here to Help You. 1040 ez forms and instructions The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) is your voice at the IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions Our job is to ensure that every taxpayer is treated fairly and that you know and understand your rights. 1040 ez forms and instructions   What can TAS do for you? We can offer you free help with IRS problems that you can't resolve on your own. 1040 ez forms and instructions 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. 1040 ez forms and instructions You face (or your business is facing) an immediate threat of adverse action. 1040 ez forms and instructions You've tried repeatedly to contact the IRS but no one has responded, or the IRS hasn't responded by the date promised. 1040 ez forms and instructions   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. 1040 ez forms and instructions Here's why we can help: TAS is an independent organization within the IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions Our advocates know how to work with the IRS. 1040 ez forms and instructions Our services are free and tailored to meet your needs. 1040 ez forms and instructions We have offices in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. 1040 ez forms and instructions   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 Taxpayer Advocate, or call us toll-free at 1-877-777-4778. 1040 ez forms and instructions   How else does TAS help taxpayers?  TAS also works to resolve large-scale, systemic problems that affect many taxpayers. 1040 ez forms and instructions If you know of one of these broad issues, please report it to us through our Systemic Advocacy Management System. 1040 ez forms and instructions Low Income Taxpayer Clinics 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. 1040 ez forms and instructions Some clinics can provide information about taxpayer rights and responsibilities in different languages for individuals who speak English as a second language. 1040 ez forms and instructions Visit Taxpayer Advocate or see IRS Publication 4134, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic List. 1040 ez forms and instructions Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications