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Free file state federal taxes 6. Free file state federal taxes   Insurance Table of Contents What's New Introduction Topics - This chapter discusses: Useful Items - You may want to see: Deductible PremiumsSelf-Employed Health Insurance Deduction Nondeductible Premiums Capitalized Premiums When To Deduct Premiums What's New Retiree drug subsidy. Free file state federal taxes  Beginning in 2013, sponsors of certain qualified retiree prescription drug plans must account for the subsidy received by reducing the amount of qualified retiree prescription drug plans expense by the subsidy received (taking into account the taxpayer's accounting method). Free file state federal taxes For more information, see the retiree drug subsidy frequently asked questions on IRS. Free file state federal taxes gov. Free file state federal taxes Introduction You generally can deduct the ordinary and necessary cost of insurance as a business expense if it is for your trade, business, or profession. Free file state federal taxes However, you may have to capitalize certain insurance costs under the uniform capitalization rules. Free file state federal taxes For more information, see Capitalized Premiums , later. Free file state federal taxes Topics - This chapter discusses: Deductible premiums Nondeductible premiums Capitalized premiums When to deduct premiums Useful Items - You may want to see: Publication 15-B Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits 525 Taxable and Nontaxable Income 538 Accounting Periods and Methods 547 Casualties, Disasters, and Thefts Form (and Instructions) 1040 U. Free file state federal taxes S. Free file state federal taxes Individual Income Tax Return See chapter 12 for information about getting publications and forms. Free file state federal taxes Deductible Premiums You generally can deduct premiums you pay for the following kinds of insurance related to your trade or business. Free file state federal taxes Insurance that covers fire, storm, theft, accident, or similar losses. Free file state federal taxes Credit insurance that covers losses from business bad debts. Free file state federal taxes Group hospitalization and medical insurance for employees, including long-term care insurance. Free file state federal taxes If a partnership pays accident and health insurance premiums for its partners, it generally can deduct them as guaranteed payments to partners. Free file state federal taxes If an S corporation pays accident and health insurance premiums for its more-than-2% shareholder-employees, it generally can deduct them, but must also include them in the shareholder's wages subject to federal income tax withholding. Free file state federal taxes See Publication 15-B. Free file state federal taxes Liability insurance. Free file state federal taxes Malpractice insurance that covers your personal liability for professional negligence resulting in injury or damage to patients or clients. Free file state federal taxes Workers' compensation insurance set by state law that covers any claims for bodily injuries or job-related diseases suffered by employees in your business, regardless of fault. Free file state federal taxes If a partnership pays workers' compensation premiums for its partners, it generally can deduct them as guaranteed payments to partners. Free file state federal taxes If an S corporation pays workers' compensation premiums for its more-than-2% shareholder-employees, it generally can deduct them, but must also include them in the shareholder's wages. Free file state federal taxes Contributions to a state unemployment insurance fund are deductible as taxes if they are considered taxes under state law. Free file state federal taxes Overhead insurance that pays for business overhead expenses you have during long periods of disability caused by your injury or sickness. Free file state federal taxes Car and other vehicle insurance that covers vehicles used in your business for liability, damages, and other losses. Free file state federal taxes If you operate a vehicle partly for personal use, deduct only the part of the insurance premium that applies to the business use of the vehicle. Free file state federal taxes If you use the standard mileage rate to figure your car expenses, you cannot deduct any car insurance premiums. Free file state federal taxes Life insurance covering your officers and employees if you are not directly or indirectly a beneficiary under the contract. Free file state federal taxes Business interruption insurance that pays for lost profits if your business is shut down due to a fire or other cause. Free file state federal taxes Self-Employed Health Insurance Deduction You may be able to deduct premiums paid for medical and dental insurance and qualified long-term care insurance for yourself, your spouse, and your dependents. Free file state federal taxes The insurance can also cover your child who was under age 27 at the end of 2013, even if the child was not your dependent. Free file state federal taxes A child includes your son, daughter, stepchild, adopted child, or foster child. Free file state federal taxes A foster child is any child placed with you by an authorized placement agency or by judgment, decree, or other order of any court of competent jurisdiction. Free file state federal taxes One of the following statements must be true. Free file state federal taxes You were self-employed and had a net profit for the year reported on Schedule C (Form 1040), Profit or Loss From Business; Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040), Net Profit From Business; or Schedule F (Form 1040), Profit or Loss From Farming. Free file state federal taxes You were a partner with net earnings from self-employment for the year reported on Schedule K-1 (Form 1065), Partner's Share of Income, Deductions, Credits, etc. Free file state federal taxes , box 14, code A. Free file state federal taxes You used one of the optional methods to figure your net earnings from self-employment on Schedule SE. Free file state federal taxes You received wages in 2013 from an S corporation in which you were a more-than-2% shareholder. Free file state federal taxes Health insurance premiums paid or reimbursed by the S corporation are shown as wages on Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement. Free file state federal taxes The insurance plan must be established, or considered to be established as discussed in the following bullets, under your business. Free file state federal taxes For self-employed individuals filing a Schedule C, C-EZ, or F, a policy can be either in the name of the business or in the name of the individual. Free file state federal taxes For partners, a policy can be either in the name of the partnership or in the name of the partner. Free file state federal taxes You can either pay the premiums yourself or your partnership can pay them and report the premium amounts on Schedule K-1 (Form 1065) as guaranteed payments to be included in your gross income. Free file state federal taxes However, if the policy is in your name and you pay the premiums yourself, the partnership must reimburse you and report the premium amounts on Schedule K-1 (Form 1065) as guaranteed payments to be included in your gross income. Free file state federal taxes Otherwise, the insurance plan will not be considered to be established under your business. Free file state federal taxes For more-than-2% shareholders, a policy can be either in the name of the S corporation or in the name of the shareholder. Free file state federal taxes You can either pay the premiums yourself or your S corporation can pay them and report the premium amounts on Form W-2 as wages to be included in your gross income. Free file state federal taxes However, if the policy is in your name and you pay the premiums yourself, the S corporation must reimburse you and report the premium amounts on Form W-2 as wages to be included in your gross income. Free file state federal taxes Otherwise, the insurance plan will not be considered to be established under your business. Free file state federal taxes Medicare premiums you voluntarily pay to obtain insurance in your name that is similar to qualifying private health insurance can be used to figure the deduction. Free file state federal taxes If you previously filed returns without using Medicare premiums to figure the deduction, you can file timely amended returns to refigure the deduction. Free file state federal taxes For more information, see Form 1040X, Amended U. Free file state federal taxes S. Free file state federal taxes Individual Income Tax Return. Free file state federal taxes Amounts paid for health insurance coverage from retirement plan distributions that were nontaxable because you are a retired public safety officer cannot be used to figure the deduction. Free file state federal taxes Take the deduction on Form 1040, line 29. Free file state federal taxes Qualified long-term care insurance. Free file state federal taxes   You can include premiums paid on a qualified long-term care insurance contract when figuring your deduction. Free file state federal taxes But, for each person covered, you can include only the smaller of the following amounts. Free file state federal taxes The amount paid for that person. Free file state federal taxes The amount shown below. Free file state federal taxes Use the person's age at the end of the tax year. Free file state federal taxes Age 40 or younger–$360 Age 41 to 50–$680 Age 51 to 60–$1,360 Age 61 to 70–$3,640 Age 71 or older–$4,550 Qualified long-term care insurance contract. Free file state federal taxes   A qualified long-term care insurance contract is an insurance contract that only provides coverage of qualified long-term care services. Free file state federal taxes The contract must meet all the following requirements. Free file state federal taxes It must be guaranteed renewable. Free file state federal taxes It must provide that refunds, other than refunds on the death of the insured or complete surrender or cancellation of the contract, and dividends under the contract may be used only to reduce future premiums or increase future benefits. Free file state federal taxes It must not provide for a cash surrender value or other money that can be paid, assigned, pledged, or borrowed. Free file state federal taxes It generally must not pay or reimburse expenses incurred for services or items that would be reimbursed under Medicare, except where Medicare is a secondary payer or the contract makes per diem or other periodic payments without regard to expenses. Free file state federal taxes Qualified long-term care services. Free file state federal taxes   Qualified long-term care services are: Necessary diagnostic, preventive, therapeutic, curing, treating, mitigating, and rehabilitative services, and Maintenance or personal care services. Free file state federal taxes The services must be required by a chronically ill individual and prescribed by a licensed health care practitioner. Free file state federal taxes Worksheet 6-A. Free file state federal taxes Self-Employed Health Insurance Deduction Worksheet Note. Free file state federal taxes Use a separate worksheet for each trade or business under which an insurance plan is established. Free file state federal taxes 1. Free file state federal taxes Enter the total amount paid in 2013 for health insurance coverage established under your business for 2013 for you, your spouse, and your dependents. Free file state federal taxes Your insurance can also cover your child who was under age 27 at the end of 2013, even if the child was not your dependent. Free file state federal taxes But do not include the following. Free file state federal taxes   Amounts for any month you were eligible to participate in a health plan subsidized by your or your spouse's employer or the employer of either your dependent or your child who was under the age of 27 at the end of 2013. Free file state federal taxes Any amounts paid from retirement plan distributions that were nontaxable because you are a retired public safety officer. Free file state federal taxes Any amounts you included on Form 8885, line 4. Free file state federal taxes Any qualified health insurance premiums you paid to “U. Free file state federal taxes S. Free file state federal taxes Treasury-HCTC. Free file state federal taxes ” Any health coverage tax credit advance payments shown in box 1 of Form 1099-H. Free file state federal taxes Any payments for qualified long-term care insurance (see line 2) 1. Free file state federal taxes   2. Free file state federal taxes For coverage under a qualified long-term care insurance contract, enter for each person covered the smaller of the following amounts. Free file state federal taxes       a) Total payments made for that person during the year. Free file state federal taxes       b) The amount shown below. Free file state federal taxes Use the person's age at the end of the tax year. Free file state federal taxes         $360— if that person is age 40 or younger          $680— if age 41 to 50         $1,360— if age 51 to 60         $3,640— if age 61 to 70         $4,550— if age 71 or older         Do not include payments for any month you were eligible to participate in a long-term care insurance plan subsidized by your or your spouse’s employer or the employer of either your dependent or your child who was under the age of 27 at the end of 2013. Free file state federal taxes If more than one person is covered, figure separately the amount to enter for each person. Free file state federal taxes Then enter the total of those amounts 2. Free file state federal taxes   3. Free file state federal taxes Add lines 1 and 2 3. Free file state federal taxes   4. Free file state federal taxes Enter your net profit* and any other earned income** from the trade or business under which the insurance plan is established. Free file state federal taxes Do not include Conservation Reserve Program payments exempt from self-employment tax. Free file state federal taxes If the business is an S corporation, skip to line 11 4. Free file state federal taxes   5. Free file state federal taxes Enter the total of all net profits* from: Schedule C (Form 1040), line 31; Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040), line 3; Schedule F (Form 1040), line 34; or Schedule K-1 (Form 1065), box 14, code A; plus any other income allocable to the profitable businesses. Free file state federal taxes Do not include Conservation Reserve Program payments exempt from self-employment tax. Free file state federal taxes See the Instructions for Schedule SE (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Do not include any net losses shown on these schedules. Free file state federal taxes 5. Free file state federal taxes   6. Free file state federal taxes Divide line 4 by line 5 6. Free file state federal taxes   7. Free file state federal taxes Multiply Form 1040, line 27, by the percentage on line 6 7. Free file state federal taxes   8. Free file state federal taxes Subtract line 7 from line 4 8. Free file state federal taxes   9. Free file state federal taxes Enter the amount, if any, from Form 1040, line 28, attributable to the same trade or business in which the insurance plan is established 9. Free file state federal taxes   10. Free file state federal taxes Subtract line 9 from line 8 10. Free file state federal taxes   11. Free file state federal taxes Enter your Medicare wages (Form W-2, box 5) from an S corporation in which you are a more-than-2% shareholder and in which the insurance plan is established 11. Free file state federal taxes   12. Free file state federal taxes Enter any amount from Form 2555, line 45, attributable to the amount entered on line 4 or 11 above, or any amount from Form 2555-EZ, line 18, attributable to the amount entered on line 11 above 12. Free file state federal taxes   13. Free file state federal taxes Subtract line 12 from line 10 or 11, whichever applies 13. Free file state federal taxes   14. Free file state federal taxes Enter the smaller of line 3 or line 13 here and on Form 1040, line 29. Free file state federal taxes Do not include this amount when figuring any medical expense deduction on Schedule A (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes 14. Free file state federal taxes   * If you used either optional method to figure your net earnings from self-employment from any business, do not enter your net profit from the business. Free file state federal taxes Instead, enter the amount attributable to that business from Schedule SE (Form 1040), Section B, line 4b. Free file state federal taxes * *Earned income includes net earnings and gains from the sale, transfer, or licensing of property you created. Free file state federal taxes However, it does not include capital gain income. Free file state federal taxes Chronically ill individual. Free file state federal taxes   A chronically ill individual is a person who has been certified as one of the following. Free file state federal taxes An individual who has been unable, due to loss of functional capacity for at least 90 days, to perform at least two activities of daily living without substantial assistance from another individual. Free file state federal taxes Activities of daily living are eating, toileting, transferring (general mobility), bathing, dressing, and continence. Free file state federal taxes An individual who requires substantial supervision to be protected from threats to health and safety due to severe cognitive impairment. Free file state federal taxes The certification must have been made by a licensed health care practitioner within the previous 12 months. Free file state federal taxes Benefits received. Free file state federal taxes   For information on excluding benefits you receive from a long-term care contract from gross income, see Publication 525. Free file state federal taxes Other coverage. Free file state federal taxes   You cannot take the deduction for any month you were eligible to participate in any employer (including your spouse's) subsidized health plan at any time during that month, even if you did not actually participate. Free file state federal taxes In addition, if you were eligible for any month or part of a month to participate in any subsidized health plan maintained by the employer of either your dependent or your child who was under age 27 at the end of 2013, do not use amounts paid for coverage for that month to figure the deduction. Free file state federal taxes   These rules are applied separately to plans that provide long-term care insurance and plans that do not provide long-term care insurance. Free file state federal taxes However, any medical insurance payments not deductible on Form 1040, line 29, can be included as medical expenses on Schedule A (Form 1040), Itemized Deductions, if you itemize deductions. Free file state federal taxes Effect on itemized deductions. Free file state federal taxes   Subtract the health insurance deduction from your medical insurance when figuring medical expenses on Schedule A (Form 1040) if you itemize deductions. Free file state federal taxes Effect on self-employment tax. Free file state federal taxes   For tax years beginning before or after 2010, you cannot subtract the self-employed health insurance deduction when figuring net earnings for your self-employment tax from the business under which the insurance plan is established, or considered to be established as discussed earlier. Free file state federal taxes For more information, see Schedule SE (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes How to figure the deduction. Free file state federal taxes   Generally, you can use the worksheet in the Form 1040 instructions to figure your deduction. Free file state federal taxes However, if any of the following apply, you must use Worksheet 6-A in this chapter. Free file state federal taxes You had more than one source of income subject to self-employment tax. Free file state federal taxes You file Form 2555, Foreign Earned Income, or Form 2555-EZ, Foreign Earned Income Exclusion. Free file state federal taxes You are using amounts paid for qualified long-term care insurance to figure the deduction. Free file state federal taxes If you are claiming the health coverage tax credit, complete Form 8885, Health Coverage Tax Credit, before you figure this deduction. Free file state federal taxes Health coverage tax credit. Free file state federal taxes   You may be able to take this credit only if you were an eligible trade adjustment assistance (TAA) recipient, alternative TAA (ATAA) recipient, reemployment trade adjustment assistance (RTAA) recipient, or Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) pension recipient. Free file state federal taxes Use Form 8885 to figure the amount, if any, of this credit. Free file state federal taxes   When figuring the amount to enter on line 1 of Worksheet 6-A, do not include the following. Free file state federal taxes Any amounts you included on Form 8885, line 4. Free file state federal taxes Any qualified health insurance premiums you paid to “U. Free file state federal taxes S. Free file state federal taxes Treasury-HCTC. Free file state federal taxes ” Any health coverage tax credit advance payments shown in box 1 of Form 1099-H, Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC) Advance Payments. Free file state federal taxes More than one health plan and business. Free file state federal taxes   If you have more than one health plan during the year and each plan is established under a different business, you must use separate worksheets (Worksheet 6-A) to figure each plan's net earnings limit. Free file state federal taxes Include the premium you paid under each plan on line 1 or line 2 of that separate worksheet and your net profit (or wages) from that business on line 4 (or line 11). Free file state federal taxes For a plan that provides long-term care insurance, the total of the amounts entered for each person on line 2 of all worksheets cannot be more than the appropriate limit shown on line 2 for that person. Free file state federal taxes Nondeductible Premiums You cannot deduct premiums on the following kinds of insurance. Free file state federal taxes Self-insurance reserve funds. Free file state federal taxes You cannot deduct amounts credited to a reserve set up for self-insurance. Free file state federal taxes This applies even if you cannot get business insurance coverage for certain business risks. Free file state federal taxes However, your actual losses may be deductible. Free file state federal taxes See Publication 547. Free file state federal taxes Loss of earnings. Free file state federal taxes You cannot deduct premiums for a policy that pays for lost earnings due to sickness or disability. Free file state federal taxes However, see the discussion on overhead insurance, item (8), under Deductible Premiums , earlier. Free file state federal taxes Certain life insurance and annuities. Free file state federal taxes For contracts issued before June 9, 1997, you cannot deduct the premiums on a life insurance policy covering you, an employee, or any person with a financial interest in your business if you are directly or indirectly a beneficiary of the policy. Free file state federal taxes You are included among possible beneficiaries of the policy if the policy owner is obligated to repay a loan from you using the proceeds of the policy. Free file state federal taxes A person has a financial interest in your business if the person is an owner or part owner of the business or has lent money to the business. Free file state federal taxes For contracts issued after June 8, 1997, you generally cannot deduct the premiums on any life insurance policy, endowment contract, or annuity contract if you are directly or indirectly a beneficiary. Free file state federal taxes The disallowance applies without regard to whom the policy covers. Free file state federal taxes Partners. Free file state federal taxes If, as a partner in a partnership, you take out an insurance policy on your own life and name your partners as beneficiaries to induce them to retain their investments in the partnership, you are considered a beneficiary. Free file state federal taxes You cannot deduct the insurance premiums. Free file state federal taxes Insurance to secure a loan. Free file state federal taxes If you take out a policy on your life or on the life of another person with a financial interest in your business to get or protect a business loan, you cannot deduct the premiums as a business expense. Free file state federal taxes Nor can you deduct the premiums as interest on business loans or as an expense of financing loans. Free file state federal taxes In the event of death, the proceeds of the policy are generally not taxed as income even if they are used to liquidate the debt. Free file state federal taxes Capitalized Premiums Under the uniform capitalization rules, you must capitalize the direct costs and part of the indirect costs for certain production or resale activities. Free file state federal taxes Include these costs in the basis of property you produce or acquire for resale, rather than claiming them as a current deduction. Free file state federal taxes You recover the costs through depreciation, amortization, or cost of goods sold when you use, sell, or otherwise dispose of the property. Free file state federal taxes Indirect costs include premiums for insurance on your plant or facility, machinery, equipment, materials, property produced, or property acquired for resale. Free file state federal taxes Uniform capitalization rules. Free file state federal taxes   You may be subject to the uniform capitalization rules if you do any of the following, unless the property is produced for your use other than in a business or an activity carried on for profit. Free file state federal taxes Produce real property or tangible personal property. Free file state federal taxes For this purpose, tangible personal property includes a film, sound recording, video tape, book, or similar property. Free file state federal taxes Acquire property for resale. Free file state federal taxes However, these rules do not apply to the following property. Free file state federal taxes Personal property you acquire for resale if your average annual gross receipts are $10 million or less for the 3 prior tax years. Free file state federal taxes Property you produce if you meet either of the following conditions. Free file state federal taxes Your indirect costs of producing the property are $200,000 or less. Free file state federal taxes You use the cash method of accounting and do not account for inventories. Free file state federal taxes More information. Free file state federal taxes   For more information on these rules, see Uniform Capitalization Rules in Publication 538 and the regulations under Internal Revenue Code section 263A. Free file state federal taxes When To Deduct Premiums You can usually deduct insurance premiums in the tax year to which they apply. Free file state federal taxes Cash method. Free file state federal taxes   If you use the cash method of accounting, you generally deduct insurance premiums in the tax year you actually paid them, even if you incurred them in an earlier year. Free file state federal taxes However, see Prepayment , later. Free file state federal taxes Accrual method. Free file state federal taxes   If you use an accrual method of accounting, you cannot deduct insurance premiums before the tax year in which you incur a liability for them. Free file state federal taxes In addition, you cannot deduct insurance premiums before the tax year in which you actually pay them (unless the exception for recurring items applies). Free file state federal taxes For more information about the accrual method of accounting, see chapter 1. Free file state federal taxes For information about the exception for recurring items, see Publication 538. Free file state federal taxes Prepayment. Free file state federal taxes   You cannot deduct expenses in advance, even if you pay them in advance. Free file state federal taxes This rule applies to any expense paid far enough in advance to, in effect, create an asset with a useful life extending substantially beyond the end of the current tax year. Free file state federal taxes   Expenses such as insurance are generally allocable to a period of time. Free file state federal taxes You can deduct insurance expenses for the year to which they are allocable. Free file state federal taxes Example. Free file state federal taxes In 2013, you signed a 3-year insurance contract. Free file state federal taxes Even though you paid the premiums for 2013, 2014, and 2015 when you signed the contract, you can only deduct the premium for 2013 on your 2013 tax return. Free file state federal taxes You can deduct in 2014 and 2015 the premium allocable to those years. Free file state federal taxes Dividends received. 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Free file state federal taxes  For tax years beginning in 2013, a 0. Free file state federal taxes 9% Additional Medicare Tax applies to Medicare wages, Railroad Retirement Tax Act (RRTA) compensation, and self-employment income over a threshold amount based on your filing status. Free file state federal taxes You may need to include this amount when figuring your estimated tax. Free file state federal taxes For more information, see Publication 505. Free file state federal taxes Introduction Estimated tax is the method used to pay tax on income that is not subject to withholding. Free file state federal taxes See Publication 505 for the general rules and requirements for paying estimated tax. Free file state federal taxes If you are a qualified farmer, defined below, you are subject to the special rules covered in this chapter for paying estimated tax. Free file state federal taxes Topics - This chapter discusses: Special estimated tax rules for qualified farmers Estimated tax penalty Useful Items - You may want to see: Publication 505 Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax Form (and Instructions) 1040 U. Free file state federal taxes S. Free file state federal taxes Individual Income Tax Return 1040-ES Estimated Tax for Individuals 2210-F Underpayment of Estimated Tax by Farmers and Fishermen See chapter 16 for information about getting publications and forms. Free file state federal taxes Special Estimated Tax Rules for Qualified Farmers Special rules apply to the payment of estimated tax by individuals who are qualified farmers. Free file state federal taxes If you are not a qualified farmer as defined next, see Publication 505 for the estimated tax rules that apply. 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Free file state federal taxes To decide whether two-thirds of your gross income was from farming, use as your gross income the total of the following income (not loss) amounts from your tax return. Free file state federal taxes Wages, salaries, tips, etc. Free file state federal taxes Taxable interest. Free file state federal taxes Ordinary dividends. Free file state federal taxes Taxable refunds, credits, or offsets of state and local income taxes. Free file state federal taxes Alimony. Free file state federal taxes Gross business income from Schedule C (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Gross business receipts from Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Capital gains from Schedule D (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Losses are not netted against gains. Free file state federal taxes Gains on sales of business property. Free file state federal taxes Taxable IRA distributions, pensions, annuities, and social security benefits. Free file state federal taxes Gross rental income from Schedule E (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Gross royalty income from Schedule E (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Taxable net income from an estate or trust reported on Schedule E (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Income from a Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit reported on Schedule E (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Gross farm rental income from Form 4835. Free file state federal taxes Gross farm income from Schedule F (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Your distributive share of gross income from a partnership, or limited liability company treated as a partnership, from Schedule K-1 (Form 1065). Free file state federal taxes Your pro rata share of gross income from an S corporation, from Schedule K-1 (Form 1120S). Free file state federal taxes Unemployment compensation. Free file state federal taxes Other income not included with any of the items listed above. Free file state federal taxes Gross Income From Farming Gross income from farming is income from cultivating the soil or raising agricultural commodities. Free file state federal taxes It includes the following amounts. Free file state federal taxes Income from operating a stock, dairy, poultry, bee, fruit, or truck farm. Free file state federal taxes Income from a plantation, ranch, nursery, range, orchard, or oyster bed. Free file state federal taxes Crop shares for the use of your land. Free file state federal taxes Gains from sales of draft, breeding, dairy, or sporting livestock. Free file state federal taxes Gross income from farming is the total of the following amounts from your tax return. Free file state federal taxes Gross farm income from Schedule F (Form 1040). Free file state federal taxes Gross farm rental income from Form 4835. Free file state federal taxes Gross farm income from Schedule E (Form 1040), Parts II and III. Free file state federal taxes Gains from the sale of livestock used for draft, breeding, sport, or dairy purposes reported on Form 4797. Free file state federal taxes For more information about income from farming, see chapter 3. Free file state federal taxes Farm income does not include any of the following: Wages you receive as a farm employee. Free file state federal taxes Income you receive from contract grain harvesting and hauling with workers and machines you furnish. Free file state federal taxes Gains you receive from the sale of farm land and depreciable farm equipment. Free file state federal taxes Percentage From Farming Figure your gross income from all sources, discussed earlier. Free file state federal taxes Then figure your gross income from farming, discussed earlier. Free file state federal taxes Divide your farm gross income by your total gross income to determine the percentage of gross income from farming. Free file state federal taxes Example 1. Free file state federal taxes Jane Smith had the following total gross income and farm gross income amounts in 2013. Free file state federal taxes Gross Income   Total Farm Taxable interest $3,000   Dividends 500   Rental income (Sch E) 41,500   Farm income (Sch F) 75,000 $75,000 Gain (Form 4797) 5,000 5,000 Total $125,000 $80,000 Schedule D showed gain from the sale of dairy cows carried over from Form 4797 ($5,000) in addition to a loss from the sale of corporate stock ($2,000). Free file state federal taxes However, that loss is not netted against the gain to figure Ms. Free file state federal taxes Smith's total gross income or her gross farm income. Free file state federal taxes Her gross farm income is 64% of her total gross income ($80,000 ÷ $125,000 = 0. Free file state federal taxes 64). Free file state federal taxes Special Rules for Qualified Farmers The following special estimated tax rules apply if you are a qualified farmer for 2013. Free file state federal taxes You do not have to pay estimated tax if you file your 2013 tax return and pay all the tax due by March 3, 2014. Free file state federal taxes You do not have to pay estimated tax if your 2013 income tax withholding (including any amount applied to your 2013 estimated tax from your 2012 return) will be at least 662/3% (. Free file state federal taxes 6667) of the total tax shown on your 2013 tax return or 100% of the total tax shown on your 2012 return. Free file state federal taxes If you must pay estimated tax, you are required to make only one estimated tax payment (your required annual payment) by January 15, 2014, using special rules to figure the amount of the payment. Free file state federal taxes See Required Annual Payment , next, for details. Free file state federal taxes Figure 15-1 presents an overview of the special estimated tax rules that apply to qualified farmers. Free file state federal taxes Example 2. Free file state federal taxes Assume the same fact as in Example 1. Free file state federal taxes Ms. Free file state federal taxes Smith's gross farm income is only 64% of her total income. Free file state federal taxes Therefore, based on her 2013 income, she does not qualify to use the special estimated tax rules for qualified farmers. Free file state federal taxes However, she does qualify if at least two-thirds of her 2012 gross income was from farming. Free file state federal taxes Example 3. Free file state federal taxes Assume the same facts as in Example 1 except that Ms. Free file state federal taxes Smith's farm income from Schedule F was $90,000 instead of $75,000. Free file state federal taxes This made her total gross income $140,000 ($3,000 + $500 + $41,500 + $90,000 + $5,000) and her farm gross income $95,000 ($90,000 + $5,000). Free file state federal taxes She qualifies to use the special estimated tax rules for qualified farmers, since 67. Free file state federal taxes 9% (at least two-thirds) of her gross income is from farming ($95,000 ÷ $140,000 = . Free file state federal taxes 679). Free file state federal taxes Required Annual Payment If you are a qualified farmer and must pay estimated tax for 2013, use the worksheet on Form 1040-ES to figure the amount of your required annual payment. Free file state federal taxes Apply the following special rules for qualified farmers to the worksheet. Free file state federal taxes On line 14a, multiply line 13c by 662/3% (. Free file state federal taxes 6667). Free file state federal taxes On line 14b, enter 100% of the tax shown on your 2012 tax return regardless of the amount of your adjusted gross income. Free file state federal taxes For this purpose, the “tax shown on your 2012 tax return” is the amount on line 61 of your 2012 return modified by certain adjustments. Free file state federal taxes For more information, see chapter 4 of Publication 505. Free file state federal taxes Estimated Tax Penalty for 2013 If you do not pay all your required estimated tax for 2013 by January 15, 2014, or file your 2013 return and pay any tax due by March 3, 2014, you may owe a penalty. Free file state federal taxes Use Form 2210-F, Underpayment of Estimated Tax by Farmers and Fishermen, to determine if you owe a penalty. Free file state federal taxes See the instructions for Form 2210-F. Free file state federal taxes Figure 15-1. Free file state federal taxes Estimated Tax for Farmers Please click here for the text description of the image. Free file state federal taxes Figure 2–A If you receive a penalty notice, do not ignore it, even if you think it is in error. Free file state federal taxes You may get a penalty notice even though you filed your return on time, attached Form 2210-F, and met the gross-income-from-farming requirement. Free file state federal taxes If you receive a penalty notice for underpaying estimated tax and you think it is in error, write to the address on the notice and explain why you think the notice is in error. Free file state federal taxes Include a computation similar to the one in Example 1 (earlier), showing that you met the gross income from farming requirement. Free file state federal taxes Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications