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Amended tax form 2012 Publication 584 - Main Content Table of Contents LossesCost or other basis. Amended tax form 2012 Fair market value. Amended tax form 2012 Exception for personal-use real property. Amended tax form 2012 More information. Amended tax form 2012 Comments and SuggestionsOrdering forms and publications. Amended tax form 2012 Tax questions. Amended tax form 2012 How To Get Tax HelpLow Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs). Amended tax form 2012 Losses Generally, you may deduct losses to your home, household goods, and motor vehicles on your federal income tax return. Amended tax form 2012 However, you may not deduct a casualty or theft loss that is covered by insurance unless you filed a timely insurance claim for reimbursement. Amended tax form 2012 Any reimbursement you receive will reduce the loss. Amended tax form 2012 If you did not file an insurance claim, you may deduct only the part of the loss that was not covered by insurance. Amended tax form 2012 Amount of loss. Amended tax form 2012   You figure the amount of your loss using the following steps. Amended tax form 2012 Determine your cost or other basis in the property before the casualty or theft. Amended tax form 2012 Determine the decrease in fair market value (FMV) of the property as a result of the casualty or theft. Amended tax form 2012 (The decrease in FMV is the difference between the property's value immediately before and immediately after the casualty or theft. Amended tax form 2012 ) From the smaller of the amounts you determined in (1) and (2), subtract any insurance or other reimbursement you received or expect to receive. Amended tax form 2012 Apply the deduction limits, discussed later, to determine the amount of your deductible loss. Amended tax form 2012 Cost or other basis. Amended tax form 2012   Cost or other basis usually means original cost plus improvements. Amended tax form 2012 If you did not acquire the property by purchasing it, your basis is determined as discussed in Publication 551, Basis of Assets. Amended tax form 2012 If you inherited the property from someone who died in 2010, and the executor of the decedent's estate made the election to file Form 8939, refer to the information provided by the executor or see Publication 4895, Tax Treatment of Property Acquired From a Decedent Dying in 2010. Amended tax form 2012 Fair market value. Amended tax form 2012   FMV is the price for which you could sell your property to a willing buyer, when neither of you has to sell or buy and both of you know all the relevant facts. Amended tax form 2012 When filling out Schedules 1 through 20, you need to know the FMV of the property immediately before and immediately after the disaster, casualty, or theft. Amended tax form 2012 Separate computations. Amended tax form 2012   Generally, if a single casualty or theft involves more than one item of property, you must figure the loss on each item separately. Amended tax form 2012 Then combine the losses to determine the total loss from that casualty or theft. Amended tax form 2012 Exception for personal-use real property. Amended tax form 2012   In figuring a casualty loss on personal-use real property, the entire property (including any improvements, such as buildings, trees, and shrubs) is treated as one item. Amended tax form 2012 Figure the loss using the smaller of the following. Amended tax form 2012 The decrease in FMV of the entire property. Amended tax form 2012 The adjusted basis of the entire property. Amended tax form 2012 Deduction limits. Amended tax form 2012   After you have figured the amount of your loss, as discussed earlier, you must figure how much of the loss you can deduct. Amended tax form 2012 You do this on Form 4684, section A. Amended tax form 2012 If the loss was to property for your personal use or your family's, there are two limits on the amount you can deduct for your casualty or theft loss. Amended tax form 2012 You must reduce each casualty or theft loss by $100 ($100 rule). Amended tax form 2012 You must further reduce the total of all your losses by 10% of your adjusted gross income (10% rule). Amended tax form 2012 More information. Amended tax form 2012   For more information about the deduction limits, see Publication 547. Amended tax form 2012 When your loss is deductible. Amended tax form 2012   You can generally deduct a casualty or disaster area loss only in the tax year in which the casualty or disaster occurred. Amended tax form 2012 You can generally deduct a theft loss only in the year you discovered your property was stolen. Amended tax form 2012 However, you can choose to deduct disaster area losses on your return for the year immediately before the year of the disaster if the President has declared your area a federal disaster area. Amended tax form 2012 For details, see Disaster Area Losses in Publication 547. Amended tax form 2012 Comments and Suggestions We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. Amended tax form 2012 You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Individual Forms and Publications Branch SE:W:CAR:MP:T:I 1111 Constitution Ave. Amended tax form 2012 NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224 We respond to many letters by telephone. Amended tax form 2012 Therefore, it would be helpful if you would include your daytime phone number, including the area code, in your correspondence. Amended tax form 2012 You can email us at taxforms@irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov. Amended tax form 2012 Please put “Publications Comment” on the subject line. Amended tax form 2012 You can also send us comments from www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/formspubs. Amended tax form 2012 Select “Comment on Tax Forms and Publications” under “Information about. Amended tax form 2012 ” Although we cannot respond individually to each comment received, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider your comments as we revise our tax products. Amended tax form 2012 Ordering forms and publications. Amended tax form 2012   Visit www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/formspubs/ to download forms and publications, call 1-800-829-3676, or write to the address below and receive a response within 10 days after your request is received. Amended tax form 2012 Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. Amended tax form 2012 Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Tax questions. Amended tax form 2012   If you have a tax question, check the information available on IRS. Amended tax form 2012 gov or call 1-800-829-1040. Amended tax form 2012 We cannot answer tax questions sent to either of the above addresses. Amended tax form 2012 How To Get Tax Help You can get help with unresolved tax issues, order free publications and forms, ask tax questions, and get information from the IRS in several ways. Amended tax form 2012 By selecting the method that is best for you, you will have quick and easy access to tax help. Amended tax form 2012 Free help with your return. Amended tax form 2012   Free help in preparing your return is available nationwide from IRS-certified volunteers. Amended tax form 2012 The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is designed to help low-moderate income taxpayers and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program is designed to assist taxpayers age 60 and older with their tax returns. Amended tax form 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. Amended tax form 2012 To find the nearest VITA or TCE site, visit IRS. Amended tax form 2012 gov or call 1-800-906-9887 or 1-800-829-1040. Amended tax form 2012   As part of the TCE program, AARP offers the Tax-Aide counseling program. Amended tax form 2012 To find the nearest AARP Tax-Aide site, call 1-888-227-7669 or visit AARP's website at www. Amended tax form 2012 aarp. Amended tax form 2012 org/money/taxaide. Amended tax form 2012   For more information on these programs, go to IRS. Amended tax form 2012 gov and enter keyword “VITA” in the upper right-hand corner. Amended tax form 2012 Internet. Amended tax form 2012 You can access the IRS website at IRS. Amended tax form 2012 gov 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to: E-file your return. Amended tax form 2012 Find out about commercial tax preparation and e-file services available free to eligible taxpayers. Amended tax form 2012 Check the status of your 2011 refund. Amended tax form 2012 Go to IRS. Amended tax form 2012 gov and click on Where's My Refund. Amended tax form 2012 Wait at least 72 hours after the IRS acknowledges receipt of your e-filed return, or 3 to 4 weeks after mailing a paper return. Amended tax form 2012 If you filed Form 8379 with your return, wait 14 weeks (11 weeks if you filed electronically). Amended tax form 2012 Have your 2011 tax return available so you can provide your social security number, your filing status, and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund. Amended tax form 2012 Download forms, including talking tax forms, instructions, and publications. Amended tax form 2012 Order IRS products online. Amended tax form 2012 Research your tax questions online. Amended tax form 2012 Search publications online by topic or keyword. Amended tax form 2012 Use the online Internal Revenue Code, regulations, or other official guidance. Amended tax form 2012 View Internal Revenue Bulletins (IRBs) published in the last few years. Amended tax form 2012 Figure your withholding allowances using the withholding calculator online at www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/individuals. Amended tax form 2012 Determine if Form 6251 must be filed by using our Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) Assistant available online at www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/individuals. Amended tax form 2012 Sign up to receive local and national tax news by email. Amended tax form 2012 Get information on starting and operating a small business. Amended tax form 2012 Phone. Amended tax form 2012 Many services are available by phone. Amended tax form 2012   Ordering forms, instructions, and publications. Amended tax form 2012 Call 1-800-TAX -FORM (1-800-829-3676) to order current-year forms, instructions, and publications, and prior-year forms and instructions. Amended tax form 2012 You should receive your order within 10 days. Amended tax form 2012 Asking tax questions. Amended tax form 2012 Call the IRS with your tax questions at 1-800-829-1040. Amended tax form 2012 Solving problems. Amended tax form 2012 You can get face-to-face help solving tax problems every business day in IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers. Amended tax form 2012 An employee can explain IRS letters, request adjustments to your account, or help you set up a payment plan. Amended tax form 2012 Call your local Taxpayer Assistance Center for an appointment. Amended tax form 2012 To find the number, go to www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/localcontacts or look in the phone book under United States Government, Internal Revenue Service. Amended tax form 2012 TTY/TDD equipment. Amended tax form 2012 If you have access to TTY/TDD equipment, call 1-800-829-4059 to ask tax questions or to order forms and publications. Amended tax form 2012 TeleTax topics. Amended tax form 2012 Call 1-800-829-4477 to listen to pre-recorded messages covering various tax topics. Amended tax form 2012 Refund information. Amended tax form 2012 To check the status of your 2011 refund, call 1-800-829-1954 or 1-800-829-4477 (automated refund information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Amended tax form 2012 Wait at least 72 hours after the IRS acknowledges receipt of your e-filed return, or 3 to 4 weeks after mailing a paper return. Amended tax form 2012 If you filed Form 8379 with your return, wait 14 weeks (11 weeks if you filed electronically). Amended tax form 2012 Have your 2011 tax return available so you can provide your social security number, your filing status, and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund. Amended tax form 2012 If you check the status of your refund and are not given the date it will be issued, please wait until the next week before checking back. Amended tax form 2012 Other refund information. Amended tax form 2012 To check the status of a prior-year refund or amended return refund, call 1-800-829-1040. Amended tax form 2012 Evaluating the quality of our telephone services. Amended tax form 2012 To ensure IRS representatives give accurate, courteous, and professional answers, we use several methods to evaluate the quality of our telephone services. Amended tax form 2012 One method is for a second IRS representative to listen in on or record random telephone calls. Amended tax form 2012 Another is to ask some callers to complete a short survey at the end of the call. Amended tax form 2012 Walk-in. Amended tax form 2012 Many products and services are available on a walk-in basis. Amended tax form 2012   Products. Amended tax form 2012 You can walk in to many post offices, libraries, and IRS offices to pick up certain forms, instructions, and publications. Amended tax form 2012 Some IRS offices, libraries, grocery stores, copy centers, city and county government offices, credit unions, and office supply stores have a collection of products available to print from a CD or photocopy from reproducible proofs. Amended tax form 2012 Also, some IRS offices and libraries have the Internal Revenue Code, regulations, Internal Revenue Bulletins, and Cumulative Bulletins available for research purposes. Amended tax form 2012 Services. Amended tax form 2012 You can walk in to your local Taxpayer Assistance Center every business day for personal, face-to-face tax help. Amended tax form 2012 An employee can explain IRS letters, request adjustments to your tax account, or help you set up a payment plan. Amended tax form 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 Taxpayer Assistance Center where you can spread out your records and talk with an IRS representative face-to-face. Amended tax form 2012 No appointment is necessary—just walk in. Amended tax form 2012 If you prefer, you can call your local Center and leave a message requesting an appointment to resolve a tax account issue. Amended tax form 2012 A representative will call you back within 2 business days to schedule an in-person appointment at your convenience. Amended tax form 2012 If you have an ongoing, complex tax account problem or a special need, such as a disability, an appointment can be requested. Amended tax form 2012 All other issues will be handled without an appointment. Amended tax form 2012 To find the number of your local office, go to  www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/localcontacts or look in the phone book under United States Government, Internal Revenue Service. Amended tax form 2012 Mail. Amended tax form 2012 You can send your order for forms, instructions, and publications to the address below. Amended tax form 2012 You should receive a response within 10 days after your request is received. Amended tax form 2012  Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. Amended tax form 2012 Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Taxpayer Advocate Service. Amended tax form 2012   The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) is your voice at the IRS. Amended tax form 2012 Our job is to ensure that every taxpayer is treated fairly, and that you know and understand your rights. Amended tax form 2012 We offer free help to guide you through the often-confusing process of resolving tax problems that you haven’t been able to solve on your own. Amended tax form 2012 Remember, the worst thing you can do is nothing at all. Amended tax form 2012   TAS can help if you can’t resolve your problem with the IRS and: Your problem is causing financial difficulties for you, your family, or your business. Amended tax form 2012 You face (or your business is facing) an immediate threat of adverse action. Amended tax form 2012 You have tried repeatedly to contact the IRS but no one has responded, or the IRS has not responded to you by the date promised. Amended tax form 2012   If you qualify for our help, we’ll do everything we can to get your problem resolved. Amended tax form 2012 You will be assigned to one advocate who will be with you at every turn. Amended tax form 2012 We have offices in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Amended tax form 2012 Although TAS is independent within the IRS, our advocates know how to work with the IRS to get your problems resolved. Amended tax form 2012 And our services are always free. Amended tax form 2012   As a taxpayer, you have rights that the IRS must abide by in its dealings with you. Amended tax form 2012 Our tax toolkit at www. Amended tax form 2012 TaxpayerAdvocate. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov can help you understand these rights. Amended tax form 2012   If you think TAS might be able to help you, call your local advocate, whose number is in your phone book and on our website at www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/advocate. Amended tax form 2012 You can also call our toll-free number at 1-877-777-4778 or TTY/TDD 1-800-829-4059. Amended tax form 2012   TAS also handles large-scale or systemic problems that affect many taxpayers. Amended tax form 2012 If you know of one of these broad issues, please report it to us through our Systemic Advocacy Management System at www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/advocate. Amended tax form 2012 Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs). Amended tax form 2012   Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs) are independent from the IRS. Amended tax form 2012 Some clinics serve individuals whose income is below a certain level and who need to resolve a tax problem. Amended tax form 2012 These clinics provide professional representation before the IRS or in court on audits, appeals, tax collection disputes, and other issues for free or for a small fee. Amended tax form 2012 Some clinics can provide information about taxpayer rights and responsibilities in many different languages for individuals who speak English as a second language. Amended tax form 2012 For more information and to find a clinic near you, see the LITC page on www. Amended tax form 2012 irs. Amended tax form 2012 gov/advocate or IRS Publication 4134, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic List. Amended tax form 2012 This publication is also available by calling 1-800-829-3676 or at your local IRS office. Amended tax form 2012 Free tax services. Amended tax form 2012   Publication 910, IRS Guide to Free Tax Services, is your guide to IRS services and resources. Amended tax form 2012 Learn about free tax information from the IRS, including publications, services, and education and assistance programs. Amended tax form 2012 The publication also has an index of over 100 TeleTax topics (recorded tax information) you can listen to on the telephone. Amended tax form 2012 The majority of the information and services listed in this publication are available to you free of charge. Amended tax form 2012 If there is a fee associated with a resource or service, it is listed in the publication. Amended tax form 2012   Accessible versions of IRS published products are available on request in a variety of alternative formats for people with disabilities. Amended tax form 2012 DVD for tax products. Amended tax form 2012 You can order Publication 1796, IRS Tax Products DVD, and obtain: Current-year forms, instructions, and publications. Amended tax form 2012 Prior-year forms, instructions, and publications. Amended tax form 2012 Tax Map: an electronic research tool and finding aid. Amended tax form 2012 Tax law frequently asked questions. Amended tax form 2012 Tax Topics from the IRS telephone response system. Amended tax form 2012 Internal Revenue Code—Title 26 of the U. Amended tax form 2012 S. Amended tax form 2012 Code. Amended tax form 2012 Links to other Internet based Tax Research Materials. Amended tax form 2012 Fill-in, print, and save features for most tax forms. Amended tax form 2012 Internal Revenue Bulletins. Amended tax form 2012 Toll-free and email technical support. Amended tax form 2012 Two releases during the year. Amended tax form 2012  – The first release will ship the beginning of January 2012. Amended tax form 2012  – The final release will ship the beginning of March 2012. Amended tax form 2012 Purchase the DVD from National Technical Information Service (NTIS) at www. 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