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Federal taxes Publication 554 - Introductory Material Table of Contents What's New Reminders IntroductionVolunteer Income Tax Assistance and Tax Counseling for the Elderly. Federal taxes Ordering forms and publications. Federal taxes Tax questions. Federal taxes What's New Alternative minimum tax exemption increased. Federal taxes  The AMT exemption amount has increased to $51,900 ($80,800 if married filing jointly or qualifying widow(er); $40,400 if married filing separately). Federal taxes Earned income credit. Federal taxes  The maximum amount of income you can earn and still get the credit has increased. Federal taxes You may be able to take the credit if you earn less than: $14,340 ($19,680 if married filing jointly), do not have a qualifying child, and are at least 25 years old and under 65, $37,870 ($43,210 if married filing jointly), and you have one qualifying child, $43,038 ($48,378 if married filing jointly), and you have two qualifying children, or $46,227 ($51,567 if married filing jointly), and you have three or more qualifying children. Federal taxes For more information, see Earned Income Credit , later. Federal taxes Exemption phaseout. Federal taxes  You lose at least part of the benefit of your exemptions if your adjusted gross income is above a certain amount. Federal taxes For 2013, the phaseout begins at $150,000 for married individuals filing separate returns; $250,000 for single individuals; $275,000 for heads of household; and $300,000 for married individuals filing joint returns or qualifying widow(er)s. Federal taxes For more information, see Phaseout of Exemptions in Publication 501. Federal taxes Limit on itemized deductions. Federal taxes   Beginning January 1, 2013, itemized deductions for taxpayers with adjusted gross incomes above $150,000 may be reduced. Federal taxes See Overall limitation , later. Federal taxes Medical and dental expenses. Federal taxes   Beginning January 1, 2013, taxpayers 65 and older can deduct only the part of their medical and dental expenses that exceed 7. Federal taxes 5% of their adjusted gross income (10% for taxpayers under 65). Federal taxes Same-sex marriages. Federal taxes  If you have a same-sex spouse whom you legally married in a state (or foreign country) that recognizes same-sex marriage, you and your spouse generally must use the married filing jointly or married filing separately filing status on your 2013 return, even if you and your spouse now live in a state (or foreign country) that does not recognize same-sex marriage. Federal taxes For more information, see Publication 501. Federal taxes Reminders Future developments. Federal taxes  For the latest information about developments related to Publication 554, such as legislation enacted after it was published, go to www. Federal taxes irs. Federal taxes gov/pub554. Federal taxes Tax return preparers. Federal taxes  Choose your preparer carefully. Federal taxes If you pay someone to prepare your return, the preparer is required, under the law, to sign the return and fill in the other blanks in the Paid Preparer's area of your return. Federal taxes Remember, however, that you are still responsible for the accuracy of every item entered on your return. Federal taxes If there is any underpayment, you are responsible for paying it, plus any interest and penalty that may be due. Federal taxes Sale of home by surviving spouse. Federal taxes  If you are an unmarried widow or widower, you may qualify to exclude up to $500,000 of any gain from the sale or exchange of your main home. Federal taxes For more information, see Sale of Home , later. Federal taxes Third party designee. Federal taxes  You can check the “Yes” box in the Third Party Designee area of your return to authorize the IRS to discuss your return with your preparer, a friend, family member, or any other person you choose. Federal taxes This allows the IRS to call the person you identified as your designee to answer any questions that may arise during the processing of your return. Federal taxes It also allows your designee to perform certain actions. Federal taxes See your income tax return instructions for details. Federal taxes Employment tax withholding. Federal taxes  Your wages are subject to withholding for income tax, social security tax, and Medicare tax even if you are receiving social security benefits. Federal taxes Photographs of missing children. Federal taxes  The Internal Revenue Service is a proud partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Federal taxes Photographs of missing children selected by the Center may appear in this publication on pages that would otherwise be blank. Federal taxes You can help bring these children home by looking at the photographs and calling 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) if you recognize a child. Federal taxes Introduction The purpose of this publication is to provide a general overview of selected topics that are of interest to older taxpayers. Federal taxes The publication will help you determine if you need to file a return and, if so, what items to report on your return. Federal taxes Each topic is discussed only briefly, so you will find references to other free IRS publications that provide more detail on these topics if you need it. 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Federal taxes If you do not itemize deductions, you are entitled to a higher standard deduction if you are age 65 or older at the end of the year. Federal taxes You are considered age 65 at the end of the year if your 65th birthday is on or before January 1 of the following year. Federal taxes Credit for the elderly or the disabled. Federal taxes If you qualify, you may benefit from the credit for the elderly or the disabled. Federal taxes To determine if you qualify and how to figure this credit, see Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled , later. Federal taxes Return preparation assistance. Federal taxes   The IRS wants to make it easier for you to file your federal tax return. Federal taxes You may find it helpful to visit a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE), or American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Tax-Aide site near you. Federal taxes Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and Tax Counseling for the Elderly. Federal taxes   These programs provide free help for low-income taxpayers and taxpayers age 60 or older to fill in and file their returns. Federal taxes For the VITA/TCE site nearest you, contact your local IRS office. Federal taxes For more information, see Free help with your tax return under How To Get Tax Help. Federal taxes   For the location of an AARP Tax-Aide site in your community, call 1-888-227-7669. Federal taxes When asked, be ready to press in or speak your 5-digit ZIP code. Federal taxes Or, you can visit their website on the Internet at www. Federal taxes aarp. Federal taxes org/money/taxaide. Federal taxes Comments and suggestions. Federal taxes   We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. Federal taxes   You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Tax Forms and Publications Division 1111 Constitution Ave. Federal taxes NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   We respond to many letters by telephone. 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