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How do you fill out a 1040x form Publication 179 - Additional Material Table of Contents 15. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos Cómo obtener ayuda relacionada con las contribuciones 15. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos La tabla que aparece a continuación trata en forma resumida las clases especiales de trabajo y de pagos sujetos a la contribución. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si usted necesita información más detallada, visite la oficina del Servicio Federal de Rentas Internas en Guaynabo, vea los reglamentos relacionados con las contribuciones sobre la nómina o llame al 1-800-829-4933. How do you fill out a 1040x form Clases especiales de empleo y tipos  especiales de paga Contribuciones sobre la Nómina Para la contribución al Seguro Social y al seguro Medicare (incluyendo la Contribución Adicional al Medicare, cuando los salarios pagados exceden de $200,000), la paga es: Bajo la Ley Federal de Contribución para el Desempleo (FUTA), la paga es: Trabajo agrícola:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios en fincas relacionados con el cultivo del suelo; cultivo o recolección de cualquier producto agrícola u hortícola; crianza, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form , de ganado, aves, abejas, animales de piel o silvestres. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios prestados al dueño o explotador de una finca, si la mayor parte se prestan en la finca, para la administración, mantenimiento, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form , de la finca, de los aperos o del equipo o en el salvamento de madera y limpieza de leña y demás escombros dejados por un huracán. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios relacionados con el cultivo y la recolección de determinados productos resinosos (aguarrás y demás productos oleorresinosos). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios relacionados con el desmote de algodón. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form 5. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios prestados fuera de la finca relacionados con la incubación de aves de corral. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable (como labor no agrícola). How do you fill out a 1040x form * Tributable, si responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form 6. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios relacionados con la operación o conservación de canales, embalses o vías fluviales y utilizados exclusivamente en la provisión o almacenaje de agua para fines agrícolas que no se mantienen ni se operan con fines de lucro. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form 7. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios en la elaboración, empaque, entrega, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form , de cualquier producto agrícola u hortícola en su estado no manufacturado:     a. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleado por el explotador de la finca. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si el explotador produjo más de la mitad del producto elaborado, será tributable si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7); de lo contrario, será tributable como labor no agrícola. How do you fill out a 1040x form * Tributable si el patrono produjo más de la mitad de los productos elaborados y, además, responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form De lo contrario, será tributable como labor no agrícola. How do you fill out a 1040x form b. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleado por un grupo no incorporado  de explotadores de fincas (no más de 20). How do you fill out a 1040x form Si el grupo produjo todos los productos elaborados, será tributable si responde al requisito de los $150 o $2,500 (vea el apartado 7); de lo contrario, será tributable como labor no agrícola. How do you fill out a 1040x form * Tributable si el patrono produjo más de la mitad de los productos elaborados y, además, responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form De lo contrario, será tributable como labor no agrícola. How do you fill out a 1040x form c. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleado por otro grupo de operadores  de una finca (incluyendo organizaciones  cooperativas y tratantes comerciales). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable (como labor no agrícola). How do you fill out a 1040x form * Tributable si el patrono produjo más de la mitad de los productos elaborados y, además, responde a cualesquiera de los dos requisitos del apartado 10. How do you fill out a 1040x form De lo contrario, será tributable como labor no agrícola. How do you fill out a 1040x form 8. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios en el manejo o la elaboración de artículos después de su entrega al mercado final o en el enlatado o congelación comercial. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable (como labor no agrícola). How do you fill out a 1040x form * Tributable (como labor no agrícola). How do you fill out a 1040x form *Los salarios recibidos por servicios que no se consideran trabajo agrícola se declaran en el Formulario 941-PR o Formulario 944(SP). How do you fill out a 1040x form Otras exenciones pueden corresponder. How do you fill out a 1040x form Vea los apartados 5 y 12 . How do you fill out a 1040x form Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos Clases especiales de empleo y tipos  especiales de paga Contribuciones sobre la Nómina Para la contribución al Seguro Social y al seguro Medicare (incluyendo la Contribución Adicional al Medicare, cuando los salarios pagados exceden de $200,000), la paga es: Bajo la Ley Federal de Contribución para el Desempleo (FUTA), la paga es: Extranjeros:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Residentes     a. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios prestados en los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form ** Lo mismo que un ciudadano de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form ; exenta, si alguna porción de los servicios prestados como miembro de una tripulación de un avión o barco extranjero se presta fuera de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form Lo mismo que un ciudadano de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form b. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios prestados fuera de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form ** Tributable, si (a) trabaja para un patrono estadounidense o (b) existe un acuerdo de un patrono estadounidense con el IRS que abarca tanto a los ciudadanos estadounidenses como a los extranjeros residentes que trabajan para sus empresas extranjeras afiliadas o subsidiarias de un patrono estadounidense. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que los servicios se presten en un barco o avión estadounidense y de acuerdo con un contrato hecho en los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form o que el extranjero trabaje en tal barco o avión y el mismo toque en un puerto estadounidense. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form No residentes Vea la Publicación 15-A, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Vea la Publicación 15-A, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form a. How do you fill out a 1040x form Trabajadores que han sido admitidos legalmente al país de manera temporera conforme a la sección 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(a) de la Ley de Inmigración y Nacionalidad para llevar a cabo trabajo agrícola (visa H-2A). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form   3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Extranjero no residente trabajando en barcos o aviones estadounidenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si el contrato fue llevado a cabo en los Estados Unidos o el trabajador está empleado en el barco o avión cuando éste toca un puerto estadounidense. How do you fill out a 1040x form Salarios de un trabajador fallecido     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Salarios de un trabajador fallecido pagados en el año natural de la muerte de éste a su beneficiario o caudal hereditario (relicto). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Salarios de un trabajador fallecido pagados después del final del año de la muerte de éste a su beneficiario o caudal hereditario (relicto). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Compensación pagada a empleados por incapacidad:     Compensación pagada por incapacidad a un empleado en el año que sigue al año en que dicho empleado adquirió el derecho a beneficios por incapacidad bajo la Ley del Seguro Social. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, si el empleado no prestó ningún servicio a su patrono durante el período cubierto por el pago. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicio doméstico en clubes universitarios, fraternidades y hermandades femeninas (sororities). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, si la remuneración se le paga a un estudiante regular. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta también si el patrono está exento de la contribución federal sobre ingresos y la paga es menos de $100. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si el total de los salarios pagados a todos los empleados domésticos en efectivo ascienden a $1,000 o más en cualquier trimestre natural del año actual o anterior. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleados emparentados:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Hijo empleado por un padre (o por una sociedad de la cual cada socio es padre del hijo). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta hasta los 18 años de edad. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta hasta los 21 años de edad. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Hijo empleado por un padre para hacer trabajo doméstico o trabajo que no tenga relación con su ocupación o negocio. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta hasta los 21 años de edad. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta hasta los 21 años de edad. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Padre que presta servicios para un hijo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si presta servicios en la ocupación o negocio del hijo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Para empleo doméstico en la residencia particular de un hijo, vea la Publicación 926, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form Cónyuge que presta servicios para el otro cónyuge. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si presta servicios en la ocupación o negocio del otro cónyuge. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Los empleados federales:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Miembros de las fuerzas armadas, voluntarios del Cuerpo de Paz, miembros de Jóvenes Adultos para la Conservación, miembros de los Cuerpos de Trabajo y miembros del Programa Nacional de Voluntarios Contra la Pobreza y líderes voluntarios. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Todos los demás. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si optó por FERS o si volvió a trabajar para el gobierno federal después de haber estado sin trabajar para éste durante más de un año (a no ser que la interrupción haya sido por servicio militar o de la reserva). How do you fill out a 1040x form Para otros empleados, por lo general, está sujeta a la contribución al Medicare. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que el trabajador sea un marino mercante que presta servicios en, o relacionados con, un barco estadounidense que es propiedad de, o alquilado por, los Estados Unidos y operado por un agente general del Secretario de Comercio. How do you fill out a 1040x form **Los beneficios proporcionados de acuerdo con los planes llamados “planes cafetería” podrían reunir los requisitos para ser excluidos de los salarios para propósitos de la contribución al Seguro Social, al seguro Medicare y al fondo federal para el desempleo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos Clases especiales de empleo y tipos  especiales de paga Contribuciones sobre la Nómina Para la contribución al Seguro Social y al seguro Medicare (incluyendo la Contribución Adicional al Medicare, cuando los salarios pagados exceden de $200,000), la paga es: Bajo la Ley Federal de Contribución para el Desempleo (FUTA), la paga es: Empleo relacionado con la pesca de:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Salmón o mero. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable a menos que la (3) sea aplicable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable a menos que la (3) sea aplicable. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Otra clase de pescado y otra clase de vida acuática animal o vegetal. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable a menos que la (3) sea aplicable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que sea una embarcación de más de diez toneladas y la (3) no se aplique. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Un acuerdo con el dueño u operador de la embarcación mediante el cual la persona recibe una porción de la pesca de la embarcación (o dinero en efectivo de la venta del pescado). How do you fill out a 1040x form Esta porción depende de la pesca de la embarcación. How do you fill out a 1040x form En tales casos la tripulación suele tener menos de 10 personas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, si cualquier remuneración en efectivo es:  (a) $100 o menos por viaje;  (b) Dependiente de la pesca mínima de la embarcación y  (c) Pagada únicamente por funciones adicionales (tales como maestro, ingeniero o cocinero por los cuales la remuneración suele ser pagada en efectivo). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, si cualquier remuneración en efectivo es: (a) $100 o menos por viaje;  (b) Dependiente de la pesca mínima de la embarcación y  (c) Pagada únicamente por funciones adicionales (tales como maestro, ingeniero o cocinero por los cuales la remuneración suele ser pagada en efectivo). How do you fill out a 1040x form Beneficios marginales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable por la cantidad de beneficio recibida por el empleado. How do you fill out a 1040x form Esta cantidad se obtiene restando del valor en el mercado del beneficio marginal la cantidad pagada por el empleado y toda cantidad exenta por ley. How do you fill out a 1040x form Sin embargo, en ciertos casos corresponden reglas especiales para valorar los beneficios marginales. How do you fill out a 1040x form *** Gobiernos extranjeros y organizaciones internacionales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicio en el extranjero por ciudadanos de los Estados Unidos:     Como empleado del Gobierno Federal de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tal como los empleados federales que trabajan en los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form (Vea, además, Los empleados federales, anteriormente). How do you fill out a 1040x form Por empresas extranjeras asociadas o subsidiarias con patronos de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form y otros patronos privados. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que (a) un patrono estadounidense, mediante acuerdo con el IRS, conceda la protección del Seguro Social a ciudadanos estadounidenses empleados por sus empresas extranjeras afiliadas o subsidiarias o (b) sea un ciudadano de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form que trabaja para un patrono estadounidense. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que (a) el servicio se preste en un barco o avión y el trabajo se haga de acuerdo a un contrato en los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form o lo preste un empleado que trabaja en un barco cuando éste toca en un puerto de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form o (b) un ciudadano de los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form que trabaja para un patrono estadounidense (que no esté en un país contiguo con el cual los EE. How do you fill out a 1040x form UU. How do you fill out a 1040x form tiene un acuerdo sobre cómo se trata la compensación por desempleo) o para un patrono en las Islas Vírgenes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleados del gobierno (que no sea el gobierno federal). How do you fill out a 1040x form Consulte al Servicio Federal de Rentas Internas en Puerto Rico. How do you fill out a 1040x form Consulte al Servicio Federal de Rentas Internas en Puerto Rico. How do you fill out a 1040x form Trabajo industrial hecho en el hogar:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Por empleados bajo la ley común. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Por empleados sujetos a las disposiciones estatutarias (vea el apartado 2 ). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si se les pagan $100 o más en  efectivo en un año. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Médicos internos empleados en hospitales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Trabajadores domésticos:     Servicio doméstico en la residencia privada del patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Además, vea Servicio doméstico en clubes universitarios, fraternidades y hermandades femeninas (sororities), anteriormente. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si se hacen los pagos en efectivo de $1,900 o más durante el año 2014. How do you fill out a 1040x form Es exenta si los servicios son prestados por un individuo menor de 18 años de edad durante cualquier porción del año natural y los servicios no son la ocupación principal del empleado. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si el total de los salarios pagados en efectivo ascienden a $1,000 o más (para todos sus empleados domésticos) en cualquier trimestre natural del año actual o anterior. How do you fill out a 1040x form Agentes de seguros o solicitadores:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Vendedores de seguros a tiempo completo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, si no es un empleado de acuerdo a la ley común y si es remunerado únicamente por comisiones. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Otros vendedores de seguros de vida, accidente, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, solamente si es un empleado de acuerdo a la ley común. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, si no es un empleado de acuerdo a la ley común y si es remunerado únicamente por comisiones. How do you fill out a 1040x form Interés no realizado sobre préstamos por debajo de la tasa correspondiente del mercado relacionados con la compensación y considerados descuento de emisión original. How do you fill out a 1040x form (Vea la sección 7872 del Código Federal de Rentas Internas y los reglamentos correspondientes para más detalles). How do you fill out a 1040x form Vea la Publicación 15-A, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Vea la Publicación 15-A, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form ***Los beneficios proporcionados de acuerdo con los planes llamados “planes cafetería” podrían reunir los requisitos para ser excluidos de los salarios para propósitos de la contribución al Seguro Social, al seguro Medicare y al fondo federal para el desempleo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos Clases especiales de empleo y tipos  especiales de paga Contribuciones sobre la Nómina Para la contribución al Seguro Social y al seguro Medicare (incluyendo la Contribución Adicional al Medicare, cuando los salarios pagados exceden de $200,000), la paga es: Bajo la Ley Federal de Contribución para el Desempleo (FUTA), la paga es: Comidas y alojamiento, incluyendo los que se le proporcionan a los empleados a un precio reducido. How do you fill out a 1040x form (En el caso de empleados domésticos, agrícolas y servicios que no se prestan en el curso normal de un negocio o profesión, vea Pagos en especie, más adelante). How do you fill out a 1040x form 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Comidas: Tributables, excepto si son proporcionadas por el patrono, para la conveniencia de éste, en el negocio del patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Para información acerca de la exclusión de beneficios marginales mínimos, vea la sección 132(e) del Código. How do you fill out a 1040x form  2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alojamiento: Tributable, excepto si es proporcionado por el patrono, para la conveniencia de éste, en el negocio del patrono y como requisito para mantener el empleo. How do you fill out a 1040x form 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Comidas: Tributables, excepto si son proporcionadas por el patrono, para la conveniencia de éste, en el negocio del patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Para información acerca de la exclusión de beneficios marginales mínimos, vea la sección 132(e) del Código. How do you fill out a 1040x form  2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alojamiento: Tributable, excepto si es proporcionado por el patrono, para la conveniencia de éste, en el negocio del patrono y como requisito para mantener el empleo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Ministros de iglesias que ejercen como tal. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reembolsos de gastos de mudanza:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Gastos calificados. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que usted tenga conocimiento de que el empleado dedujo los gastos en un año anterior. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que usted tenga conocimiento de que el empleado dedujo los gastos en un año anterior. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Gastos no calificados. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Pagos en especie:     a. How do you fill out a 1040x form A trabajadores domésticos o agrícolas y a trabajadores que presten servicios no relacionados con el oficio o negocio del patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form b. How do you fill out a 1040x form A ciertos vendedores comisionistas al detal a los cuales se les paga únicamente en efectivo a base de comisión. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Organizaciones sin fines de lucro:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Organizaciones religiosas, docentes, caritativas, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form , del tipo descrito en la sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 501(c)(3) y exentas de la contribución federal sobre ingresos bajo la sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 501(a) del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si la remuneración durante el año asciende a $100 o más. How do you fill out a 1040x form Las iglesias y ciertas organizaciones calificadas que están dirigidas por iglesias que por motivos religiosos se oponen al Seguro Social, pueden solicitar que se les exima del pago de la contribución patronal al Seguro Social y al Medicare. How do you fill out a 1040x form La solicitud deberá hacerla en el Formulario 8274, Certification by Churches and Qualified Church-Controlled Organizations Electing Exemption From Employer Social Security and Medicare Taxes, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Corporaciones establecidas por el Congreso de acuerdo con la Sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 501(c) del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si el empleado gana $100 o más en un año, a menos que sus servicios estén exentos de acuerdo con la sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3121(b)(5) ó (6) del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si el empleado gana $50 o más en un año, a menos que sus servicios estén exentos de acuerdo con la sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3306(c)(6) del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Otras organizaciones exentas bajo la sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 501(a) que no sean un plan de pensiones, de participación en los beneficios, o un plan de bonificación en acciones descrito en la sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 401(a) o bajo la Sec. How do you fill out a 1040x form 521 del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si el empleado gana $100 o más en un año. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable si el empleado gana $50 o más en un trimestre. How do you fill out a 1040x form Socios colectivos Exentos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exentos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Pacientes empleados en hospitales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable (exenta en el caso de los hospitales estatales o locales). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Órdenes religiosas: Miembros que, de acuerdo con las instrucciones que han recibido de la orden, prestan servicios:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form En nombre de la orden, de la iglesia dirigente o de una institución asociada. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que el miembro haya hecho un voto de pobreza y la orden religiosa, o una subdivisión independiente de ésta, opte irrevocablemente por la protección del seguro para todos su miembros activos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form En nombre de cualquier organización que no sea una de las que se han mencionado en punto (1), anteriormente. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reglas especiales para varias clases de servicios y de pagos Clases especiales de empleo y tipos  especiales de paga Contribuciones sobre la Nómina Para la contribución al Seguro Social y al seguro Medicare (incluyendo la Contribución Adicional al Medicare, cuando los salarios pagados exceden de $200,000), la paga es: Bajo la Ley Federal de Contribución para el Desempleo (FUTA), la paga es: Planes de retiro y de pensión o anualidad:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Aportaciones efectuadas por el patrono a un plan calificado. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Aportaciones electivas del empleado y pagos diferidos a un plan que contiene un arreglo calificado de efectivo o remuneración diferida (por ejemplo, un plan 401(k)). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Aportaciones efectuadas por el empleado a ciertas cuentas de reducción en el salario (SIMPLE). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form Aportaciones efectuadas por el patrono a ciertas cuentas personales de retiro de acuerdo a un plan simplificado de pensión del empleado (SEP). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, excepto por cantidades aportadas mediante un acuerdo de reducción en el salario (SEP). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, excepto por cantidades aportadas mediante un acuerdo de reducción en el salario (SEP). How do you fill out a 1040x form 5. How do you fill out a 1040x form Aportaciones efectuadas por el patrono a ciertos contratos de pagar anualidades descritos en la sección 403(b) del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si se paga mediante un acuerdo de reducción en el salario (por escrito o de otra manera). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable, si se paga mediante un acuerdo de reducción en el salario (por escrito o de otra manera). How do you fill out a 1040x form 6. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reparticiones de planes calificados de retiro y de pensión y de ciertas anualidades descritas en la sección 403(b) del Código Federal de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form       Vendedores: 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleados conforme al derecho común. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Empleados estatutarios (referidos en el apartado 2 ). How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable excepto para los agentes de seguro que trabajan a tiempo completo. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Individuos a quien la ley no los clasifica como empleados (agentes de bienes raíces y vendedores directos). How do you fill out a 1040x form Exentos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Se tratan como trabajadores por cuenta propia, si todos los pagos están directamente relacionados con las ventas o la producción de otro tipo y servicios prestados como empleados independientes según acordado en el contrato escrito. How do you fill out a 1040x form Los vendedores directos tienen que estar en el negocio de venta de otros productos de consumo. How do you fill out a 1040x form El negocio de venta no puede estar localizado en un establecimiento permanente. How do you fill out a 1040x form Indemnización por separación del empleo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Pagos por concepto de enfermedad o lesiones:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Bajo la ley de compensación a trabajadores. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Bajo ciertos planes patronales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta después que transcurran 6 meses naturales, contados éstos a partir del primer mes que sigue al último mes en que el empleado trabajó para el patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta después que transcurran 6 meses naturales, contados éstos a partir del primer mes que sigue al último mes en que el empleado trabajó para el patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Bajo planes que no son patronales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta después que transcurran 6 meses naturales, contados éstos a partir del primer mes que sigue al último mes en que el empleado trabajó para el patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta después que transcurran 6 meses naturales, contados éstos a partir del primer mes que sigue al último mes en que el empleado trabajó para el patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form Estudiantes:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Estudiante matriculado y que asiste regularmente a clases (con dedicación parcial, o su equivalente, al menos, mientras se dedica a un plan de estudios) y que presta servicios para una:     a. How do you fill out a 1040x form Escuela privada, institución de enseñanza superior o universidad. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form b. How do you fill out a 1040x form Organización auxiliar sin fines de lucro operada y controlada por una escuela, institución de enseñanza superior o universidad. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que los servicios estén amparados conforme a un acuerdo hecho bajo la sección 218 de la Ley del Seguro Social. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form c. How do you fill out a 1040x form Escuela pública, institución de enseñanza superior o universidad. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que los servicios estén amparados conforme a un acuerdo hecho bajo la sección 218 de la Ley del Seguro Social. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Estudiante con dedicación completa que presta servicios a cambio de recibir crédito académico, así combinando su instrucción académica con su experiencia en el trabajo como parte esencial de su programa de estudios. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta, a menos que se haya establecido el programa para, o en nombre de, un patrono o un grupo de patronos. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Estudiante para enfermero que presta servicios de tiempo parcial por una paga insignificante en un hospital sólo para cumplir con los requisitos de su adiestramiento. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form Estudiante empleado por un campamento organizado. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Beneficios suplementarios de la compensación por desempleo Exentos bajo ciertas condiciones, vea la Publicación 15-A, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Propinas:     1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si ascienden a $20 o más en un mes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tributable por el total de propinas declaradas por escrito al patrono. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si ascienden a menos de $20 en un mes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Compensación del seguro obrero. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Repartidores de periódicos menores de 18 años de edad que efectúan entrega directamente al consumidor. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exenta. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Cómo obtener ayuda relacionada con las contribuciones Ya sea si necesita ayuda con un asunto contributivo, o si necesita obtener gratuitamente un formulario o publicación, obtenga la ayuda que necesite de la manera que le sea conveniente a usted. How do you fill out a 1040x form Acceda a la Internet, utilice un teléfono inteligente (smartphone), llame o visite a una oficina del IRS cerca de usted. How do you fill out a 1040x form Ayuda relacionada con las contribuciones. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Si necesita información relacionada con las contribuciones sobre la nómina, puede llamar al 1-800-829-4933. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si es usuario de equipo TDD/TTY para personas que son sordas, tienen dificultades auditivas o tienen impedimentos del habla, puede llamar al 1-800-829-4059. How do you fill out a 1040x form Patronos en Puerto Rico. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Si es patrono en Puerto Rico, entonces utiliza el Formulario 499R-2/W-2PR para informarle a sus empleados sobre los ingresos devengados y las contribuciones estatales y federales retenidas. How do you fill out a 1040x form Puede obtener este formulario en el Departamento de Hacienda, llamando al (787) 722-0216. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si desea más información sobre este formulario, acceda al sitio web www. How do you fill out a 1040x form hacienda. How do you fill out a 1040x form gobierno. How do you fill out a 1040x form pr. How do you fill out a 1040x form Internet. How do you fill out a 1040x form    IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov y IRS2Go están listos cuando usted lo está las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana. How do you fill out a 1040x form Descargue la aplicación gratuita IRS2Go de la tienda de aplicaciones iTunes o Google Play. How do you fill out a 1040x form Utilice la aplicación para verificar el estado de su reembolso, pedir transcripciones de su declaración de contribución o su cuenta tributaria, ver el canal del IRS en YouTube, obtener noticias relacionadas con el IRS tan pronto se difundan al público, suscribirse a noticias actualizadas relacionadas con la temporada de radicación de declaraciones o consejos contributivos diarios y seguir las noticias que el IRS publica en Twitter, en @IRSnews, para obtener las noticias sobre las contribuciones federales más recientes, incluyendo información acerca de cambios en la ley tributaria y programas importantes del IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form Utilice el Tax Trails (Caminos contributivos), disponible en inglés, que es uno de los temas contributivos que está disponible en IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov, el cual contiene información tributaria para personas físicas y negocios. How do you fill out a 1040x form Además, también puede buscar el IRS Tax Map (Mapa contributivo del IRS), en inglés, el cual incluye un índice de temas contributivos para contribuyentes internacionales. How do you fill out a 1040x form Puede utilizar el Mapa contributivo del IRS para buscar en las publicaciones y las instrucciones por tema o palabra clave. How do you fill out a 1040x form El mapa contributivo del IRS une los formularios y publicaciones del IRS dentro de un recurso de búsqueda y provee un punto de acceso a información sobre la ley tributaria por tema. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si busca en el Mapa contributivo del IRS, encontrará enlaces al material relacionado en las publicaciones, formularios e instrucciones, preguntas y respuestas y Temas Contributivos del IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form Lea temas contributivos que le proveerán información sobre las contribuciones patronales y otra información contributiva para los residentes de Puerto Rico. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si desea ver estos temas, acceda a IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov/espanol y pulse sobre el enlace titulado “Temas Contributivos”. How do you fill out a 1040x form Luego, busque la serie de temas número “900”, los cuales proveen información para residentes de Puerto Rico. How do you fill out a 1040x form Visite la sección Understanding Your IRS Notice or Letter (Información sobre avisos del IRS) para recibir respuestas a preguntas sobre un aviso o carta que recibió del IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form Efectúe un pago utilizando una de las opciones seguras y convenientes de pago electrónico que están disponibles en IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si desea más información, seleccione la pestaña titulada Payment (Pago), desde la página principal IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov. How do you fill out a 1040x form La información está disponible en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Solicite un PIN de Declaración Electrónica accediendo a IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov/espanol e ingresando las palabras claves “PIN de declaración electrónica” en la casilla Search (Buscar). How do you fill out a 1040x form Descargue formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones, incluidas algunas versiones accesibles de los mismos para personas con discapacidades. How do you fill out a 1040x form Localice el Centro de Ayuda al Contribuyente del IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form En la casilla Search (Buscar) escriba local offices, en inglés en IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov. How do you fill out a 1040x form En IRS2Go, escoja la opción Contact Us (Comunicarse con nosotros) y luego local offices, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Un empleado de esa oficina le puede contestar preguntas sobre su cuenta tributaria o ayudarle a establecer un plan de pagos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Antes de visitar la oficina, verifique la herramienta local offices para la búsqueda de las oficinas locales en IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov o la opción local offices que se encuentra bajo la opción Contact Us, en IRS2Go para que verifique la dirección, el número telefónico, las horas de operación y los servicios que dicha oficina provee. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si tiene una necesidad especial, tal como una discapacidad, puede solicitar una cita. How do you fill out a 1040x form Llame al número telefónico local para la oficina localizado en la herramienta para la búsqueda de las oficinas locales o busque en la guía telefónica, bajo United States Government, Internal Revenue Service (Gobierno de los Estados Unidos, Servicio de Rentas Internas). How do you fill out a 1040x form Solicite un número de identificación del patrono (EIN, por sus siglas en inglés). How do you fill out a 1040x form Acceda a IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov y escriba las palabras “Apply for an EIN” (Solicitar un EIN), en inglés, en la casilla Search (Buscar). How do you fill out a 1040x form Lea el Código Federal de Rentas Internas, los reglamentos u otra información oficial. How do you fill out a 1040x form Lea los Internal Revenue Bulletins (Boletines del IRS). How do you fill out a 1040x form Suscríbase por medio del correo electrónico para recibir noticias locales y nacionales relacionadas con las contribuciones. How do you fill out a 1040x form Simplemente, pulse sobre el enlace titulado Subscriptions, que se encuentra sobre la casilla Search (Buscar) en IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov y escoja entre una variedad de opciones. How do you fill out a 1040x form Teléfono. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Puede llamar al IRS o puede llevarlo en su bolsillo con la aplicación IRS2Go en su teléfono inteligente o tableta. How do you fill out a 1040x form Descargue la aplicación gratuita IRS2Go de la tienda de aplicaciones iTunes o Google Play. How do you fill out a 1040x form Llame al 1-800-829-3676 (1-800-TAXFORM) para pedir formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones del año actual y formularios e instrucciones de años anteriores (limitado a los últimos 5 años). How do you fill out a 1040x form Deberá recibir su pedido dentro de 10 días laborables. How do you fill out a 1040x form Llame para escuchar los temas TeleTax, al 1-800-829-4477, para escuchar mensajes grabados en español sobre varios temas generales relacionados con las contribuciones federales y negocios. How do you fill out a 1040x form Llame si utiliza equipo TTY/TDD al 1-800-829-4059, para realizar sus preguntas sobre impuestos o para pedir formularios y publicaciones. How do you fill out a 1040x form El número telefónico TTY/TDD es para las personas que son sordas, quienes tienen problemas auditivos o quienes tienen una incapacidad del habla. How do you fill out a 1040x form Estas personas pueden acceder al IRS a través de servicios de retransmisión, tal como el Servicio Federal de Retransmisión, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Visitas en persona. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Puede encontrar una variedad de formularios, publicaciones y servicios en persona. How do you fill out a 1040x form Antes de visitar, verifique los días, horas de operación, y los servicios prestados. How do you fill out a 1040x form Productos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Puede visitar diversas oficinas de correos, bibliotecas y oficinas del IRS para obtener formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones. How do you fill out a 1040x form Algunas oficinas del IRS, bibliotecas, oficinas de gobiernos de ciudades y condados tienen una colección de productos que se pueden fotocopiar del documento original impreso. How do you fill out a 1040x form Servicios. How do you fill out a 1040x form Usted puede visitar su Centro de Ayuda al Contribuyente (TAC, por sus siglas en inglés) en Puerto Rico en la mayoría de los días laborables para recibir ayuda en persona con respecto a todo problema relacionado con las contribuciones. How do you fill out a 1040x form Un empleado de esa oficina le puede contestar preguntas sobre su cuenta contributiva o le puede ayudar a establecer un plan de pagos. How do you fill out a 1040x form Antes de visitar la oficina, verifique en www. How do you fill out a 1040x form irs. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov/uac/Contact-My-Local-Office-in-Puerto-Rico en IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov o la opción local offices, que se encuentra bajo la opción Contact Us, en IRS2Go para que verifique los días y las horas de operación y los servicios que dicha oficina provee. How do you fill out a 1040x form Correo. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Puede enviar su pedido para formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones a la dirección que aparece a continuación. How do you fill out a 1040x form Recibirá una contestación dentro de 10 días laborables después de que recibamos su solicitud. How do you fill out a 1040x form  Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. How do you fill out a 1040x form Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente. How do you fill out a 1040x form   El Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente está aquí para ayudarlo a usted. How do you fill out a 1040x form El Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente ( TAS , por sus siglas en inglés) es su voz ante el IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form Nuestro deber es asegurar que a cada contribuyente se le trate de forma justa, y que usted conozca y entienda sus derechos. How do you fill out a 1040x form   ¿Qué puede hacer TAS por usted? Le ofrecemos ayuda gratuita para ayudarle a resolver problemas con el IRS que no ha podido resolver usted mismo. How do you fill out a 1040x form Sabemos que este proceso puede ser confuso, pero, ¡lo peor que se puede hacer es no hacer nada! TAS le puede ayudar si usted no puede resolver su problema contributivo con el IRS y además: Su problema le causa dificultades financieras a usted, su familia o su negocio. How do you fill out a 1040x form Usted (o su negocio) está enfrentando la amenaza de una acción adversa inmediata. How do you fill out a 1040x form Usted ha intentado, vez tras vez, de comunicarse con el IRS, pero nadie le ha respondido, o si el IRS no le ha respondido para la fecha prometida. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Si usted reúne los requisitos para recibir nuestra ayuda, se le asignará un defensor, quien estará a su lado en cada paso del camino y quien hará lo posible para resolver su problema. How do you fill out a 1040x form Nosotros le podemos ayudar porque: TAS es una organización independiente dentro del IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form Nuestros servicios son gratuitos y se modifican para satisfacer la necesidades de usted. How do you fill out a 1040x form Nuestros defensores saben cómo trabajar con el IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Tenemos oficinas en cada estado, el Distrito de Columbia y Puerto Rico. How do you fill out a 1040x form que le ayudarán a entender sus derechos. How do you fill out a 1040x form ¿Cómo se puede comunicar con nosotros? Si usted cree que TAS posiblemente le puede ayudar, llame a su defensor local, cuyo número telefónico se halla en el directorio telefónico y también en la página del Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente, disponible en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form O, nos puede llamar libre de cargos al 1-877-777-4778. How do you fill out a 1040x form   ¿Además de esto, de qué otra manera ayuda TAS a los contribuyentes? TAS se ocupa de resolver problemas de gran escala o problemas sistémicos que afectan a muchos contribuyentes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si usted conoce alguno de estos asuntos, favor de informarnos a través del Sistema de Administración de la Defensa Sistémica, en inglés. How do you fill out a 1040x form Clínicas para Contribuyentes de Bajos Recursos. How do you fill out a 1040x form   El programa de Clínicas para Contribuyentes de Bajos Recursos (LITC, por sus siglas en inglés) sirve a las personas de escasos recursos con algún problema con el Servicio de Rentas Internas. How do you fill out a 1040x form La mayoría de los LITCs proporcionan representación ante el IRS en auditorias, disputas por cobros y otros asuntos en forma gratuita o por un costo nominal. How do you fill out a 1040x form Si el idioma materno de la persona no es inglés, algunas clínicas proporcionan información multilingüe respecto a los derechos y responsabilidades del contribuyente. How do you fill out a 1040x form Visite el sitio www. How do you fill out a 1040x form irs. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov/Spanish/¡Clínicas-para-Contribuyentes-de-Bajos-Recursos! o vea la Publicación 4134(SP) – Lista de Clínicas para Contribuyentes de Bajos Recursos, que proporciona información respecto a las clínicas en su área. 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How do you fill out a 1040x form Publication 504 - Main Content Table of Contents Filing StatusUnmarried persons. How do you fill out a 1040x form Married persons. How do you fill out a 1040x form Same-sex marriage. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exception. How do you fill out a 1040x form Married Filing Jointly Married Filing Separately Head of Household ExemptionsPersonal Exemptions Exemptions for Dependents Phaseout of Exemptions AlimonyInvalid decree. How do you fill out a 1040x form Amended instrument. How do you fill out a 1040x form General Rules Instruments Executed After 1984 Instruments Executed Before 1985 Qualified Domestic Relations OrderRollovers. How do you fill out a 1040x form Individual Retirement Arrangements Property SettlementsTransfer Between Spouses Gift Tax on Property Settlements Sale of Jointly-Owned Property Costs of Getting a Divorce Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax Community PropertyCommunity Income Alimony (Community Income) How To Get Tax Help Filing Status Your filing status is used in determining whether you must file a return, your standard deduction, and the correct tax. How do you fill out a 1040x form It may also be used in determining whether you can claim certain other deductions and credits. How do you fill out a 1040x form The filing status you can choose depends partly on your marital status on the last day of your tax year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Marital status. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you are unmarried, your filing status is single or, if you meet certain requirements, head of household or qualifying widow(er). How do you fill out a 1040x form If you are married, your filing status is either married filing a joint return or married filing a separate return. How do you fill out a 1040x form For information about the single and qualifying widow(er) filing statuses, see Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form Unmarried persons. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You are unmarried for the whole year if either of the following applies. How do you fill out a 1040x form You have obtained a final decree of divorce or separate maintenance by the last day of your tax year. How do you fill out a 1040x form You must follow your state law to determine if you are divorced or legally separated. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exception. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you and your spouse obtain a divorce in one year for the sole purpose of filing tax returns as unmarried individuals, and at the time of divorce you intend to remarry each other and do so in the next tax year, you and your spouse must file as married individuals. How do you fill out a 1040x form You have obtained a decree of annulment, which holds that no valid marriage ever existed. How do you fill out a 1040x form You must file amended returns (Form 1040X, Amended U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form Individual Income Tax Return) for all tax years affected by the annulment that are not closed by the statute of limitations. How do you fill out a 1040x form The statute of limitations generally does not end until 3 years (including extensions) after the date you file your original return or within 2 years after the date you pay the tax. How do you fill out a 1040x form On the amended return you will change your filing status to single or, if you meet certain requirements, head of household. How do you fill out a 1040x form Married persons. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You are married for the whole year if you are separated but you have not obtained a final decree of divorce or separate maintenance by the last day of your tax year. How do you fill out a 1040x form An interlocutory decree is not a final decree. How do you fill out a 1040x form Same-sex marriage. How do you fill out a 1040x form   For federal tax purposes, individuals of the same sex are considered married if they were lawfully married in a state (or foreign country) whose laws authorize the marriage of two individuals of the same sex, even if the state (or foreign country) in which they now live does not recognize same-sex marriage. How do you fill out a 1040x form The term "spouse" includes an individual married to a person of the same sex if the couple is lawfully married under state (or foreign) law. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, individuals who have entered into a registered domestic partnership, civil union, or other similar relationship that is not considered a marriage under state (or foreign) law are not considered married for federal tax purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form For more details, see Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exception. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you live apart from your spouse, under certain circumstances, you may be considered unmarried and can file as head of household. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Head of Household , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Married Filing Jointly If you are married, you and your spouse can choose to file a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you file jointly, you both must include all your income, exemptions, deductions, and credits on that return. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can file a joint return even if one of you had no income or deductions. How do you fill out a 1040x form If both you and your spouse have income, you should usually figure your tax on both a joint return and separate returns (using the filing status of married filing separately) to see which gives the two of you the lower combined tax. How do you fill out a 1040x form Nonresident alien. How do you fill out a 1040x form   To file a joint return, at least one of you must be a U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form citizen or resident alien at the end of the tax year. How do you fill out a 1040x form If either of you was a nonresident alien at any time during the tax year, you can file a joint return only if you agree to treat the nonresident spouse as a resident of the United States. How do you fill out a 1040x form This means that your combined worldwide incomes are subject to U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form income tax. How do you fill out a 1040x form These rules are explained in Publication 519, U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tax Guide for Aliens. How do you fill out a 1040x form Signing a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Both you and your spouse generally must sign the return, or it will not be considered a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Joint and individual liability. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Both you and your spouse may be held responsible, jointly and individually, for the tax and any interest or penalty due on your joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form This means that one spouse may be held liable for all the tax due even if all the income was earned by the other spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form Divorced taxpayers. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you are divorced, you are jointly and individually responsible for any tax, interest, and penalties due on a joint return for a tax year ending before your divorce. How do you fill out a 1040x form This responsibility applies even if your divorce decree states that your former spouse will be responsible for any amounts due on previously filed joint returns. How do you fill out a 1040x form Relief from joint liability. How do you fill out a 1040x form   In some cases, a spouse may be relieved of the tax, interest, and penalties on a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can ask for relief no matter how small the liability. How do you fill out a 1040x form   There are three types of relief available. How do you fill out a 1040x form Innocent spouse relief. How do you fill out a 1040x form Separation of liability, which applies to joint filers who are divorced, widowed, legally separated, or who have not lived together for the 12 months ending on the date election of this relief is filed. How do you fill out a 1040x form Equitable relief. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Married persons who live in community property states, but who did not file joint returns, may also qualify for relief from liability arising from community property law or for equitable relief. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Relief from liability arising from community property law , later, under Community Property. How do you fill out a 1040x form    Each kind of relief has different requirements. How do you fill out a 1040x form You must file Form 8857 to request relief under any of these categories. How do you fill out a 1040x form Publication 971 explains these kinds of relief and who may qualify for them. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can also find information on our website at IRS. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tax refund applied to spouse's debts. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The overpayment shown on your joint return may be used to pay the past-due amount of your spouse's debts. How do you fill out a 1040x form This includes your spouse's federal tax, state income tax, child or spousal support payments, or a federal nontax debt, such as a student loan. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can get a refund of your share of the overpayment if you qualify as an injured spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form Injured spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You are an injured spouse if you file a joint return and all or part of your share of the overpayment was, or is expected to be, applied against your spouse's past-due debts. How do you fill out a 1040x form An injured spouse can get a refund for his or her share of the overpayment that would otherwise be used to pay the past-due amount. How do you fill out a 1040x form   To be considered an injured spouse, you must: Have made and reported tax payments (such as federal income tax withheld from wages or estimated tax payments), or claimed a refundable tax credit, such as the earned income credit or additional child tax credit on the joint return, and Not be legally obligated to pay the past-due amount. How do you fill out a 1040x form Note. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the injured spouse's permanent home is in a community property state, then the injured spouse must only meet (2). How do you fill out a 1040x form For more information, see Publication 555. How do you fill out a 1040x form    Refunds that involve community property states must be divided according to local law. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you live in a community property state in which all community property is subject to the debts of either spouse, your entire refund is generally used to pay those debts. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you are an injured spouse, you must file Form 8379 to have your portion of the overpayment refunded to you. How do you fill out a 1040x form Follow the instructions for the form. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you have not filed your joint return and you know that your joint refund will be offset, file Form 8379 with your return. How do you fill out a 1040x form You should receive your refund within 14 weeks from the date the paper return is filed or within 11 weeks from the date the return is filed electronically. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you filed your joint return and your joint refund was offset, file Form 8379 by itself. How do you fill out a 1040x form When filed after offset, it can take up to 8 weeks to receive your refund. How do you fill out a 1040x form Do not attach the previously filed tax return, but do include copies of all Forms W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, and W-2G, Certain Gambling Winnings, for both spouses and any Forms 1099 that show income tax withheld. How do you fill out a 1040x form    An injured spouse claim is different from an innocent spouse relief request. How do you fill out a 1040x form An injured spouse uses Form 8379 to request an allocation of the tax overpayment attributed to each spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form An innocent spouse uses Form 8857 to request relief from joint liability for tax, interest, and penalties on a joint return for items of the other spouse (or former spouse) that were incorrectly reported on or omitted from the joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form For information on innocent spouses, see Relief from joint liability, earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form Married Filing Separately If you and your spouse file separate returns, you should each report only your own income, exemptions, deductions, and credits on your individual return. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can file a separate return even if only one of you had income. How do you fill out a 1040x form For information on exemptions you can claim on your separate return, see Exemptions , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Community or separate income. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you live in a community property state and file a separate return, your income may be separate income or community income for income tax purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form For more information, see Community Income under Community Property, later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Separate liability. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you and your spouse file separately, you each are responsible only for the tax due on your own return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Itemized deductions. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you and your spouse file separate returns and one of you itemizes deductions, the other spouse cannot use the standard deduction and should also itemize deductions. How do you fill out a 1040x form Table 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Itemized Deductions on Separate Returns This table shows itemized deductions you can claim on your married filing separate return whether you paid the expenses separately with your own funds or jointly with your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form  Caution: If you live in a community property state, these rules do not apply. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Community Property. How do you fill out a 1040x form IF you paid . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form AND you . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form THEN you can deduct on your separate federal return. How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form   medical expenses   paid with funds deposited in a joint checking account in which you and your spouse have an equal interest     half of the total medical expenses, subject to certain limits, unless you can show that you alone paid the expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form     state income tax   file a separate state income tax return     the state income tax you alone paid during the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form         file a joint state income tax return and you and your spouse are jointly and individually liable for the full amount of the state income tax     the state income tax you alone paid during the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form         file a joint state income tax return and you  are liable for only your own share of state  income tax     the smaller of: the state income tax you alone paid during the year, or the total state income tax you and your spouse paid during the year multiplied by the following fraction. How do you fill out a 1040x form The numerator is your gross income and the denominator  is your combined gross income. How do you fill out a 1040x form     property tax   paid the tax on property held as tenants by the entirety     the property tax you alone paid. How do you fill out a 1040x form     mortgage interest   paid the interest on a qualified home1 held  as tenants by the entirety     the mortgage interest you alone paid. How do you fill out a 1040x form     casualty loss   have a casualty loss on a home you own  as tenants by the entirety     half of the loss, subject to the deduction limits. How do you fill out a 1040x form Neither spouse may report the total casualty loss. How do you fill out a 1040x form 1 For more information on a qualified home and deductible mortgage interest, see Publication 936, Home Mortgage Interest Deduction. How do you fill out a 1040x form Dividing itemized deductions. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You may be able to claim itemized deductions on a separate return for certain expenses that you paid separately or jointly with your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Table 1, later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Separate returns may give you a higher tax. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Some married couples file separate returns because each wants to be responsible only for his or her own tax. How do you fill out a 1040x form There is no joint liability. How do you fill out a 1040x form But in almost all instances, if you file separate returns, you will pay more combined federal tax than you would with a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form This is because the following special rules apply if you file a separate return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your tax rate generally will be higher than it would be on a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your exemption amount for figuring the alternative minimum tax will be half of that allowed a joint return filer. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot take the credit for child and dependent care expenses in most cases. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot take the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot take the exclusion or credit for adoption expenses in most cases. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot take the credit for higher education expenses (American opportunity and lifetime learning credits), the deduction for student loan interest, or the tuition and fees deduction. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot exclude the interest from qualified savings bonds that you used for higher education expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you lived with your spouse at any time during the tax year: You cannot claim the credit for the elderly or the disabled, and You will have to include in income more (up to 85%) of any social security or equivalent railroad retirement benefits you received. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your income limits that reduce the child tax credit, the retirement savings contributions credit, itemized deductions, and the deduction for personal exemptions are half of the limits for a joint return filer. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your capital loss deduction limit is $1,500 (instead of $3,000 on a joint return). How do you fill out a 1040x form Your basic standard deduction, if allowable, is half of that allowed a joint return filer. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Itemized deductions , earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form Joint return after separate returns. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If either you or your spouse (or both of you) file a separate return, you generally can change to a joint return within 3 years from the due date (not including extensions) of the separate return or returns. How do you fill out a 1040x form This applies to a return either of you filed claiming married filing separately, single, or head of household filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form Use Form 1040X to change your filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form Separate returns after joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form   After the due date of your return, you and your spouse cannot file separate returns if you previously filed a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exception. How do you fill out a 1040x form   A personal representative for a decedent can change from a joint return elected by the surviving spouse to a separate return for the decedent. How do you fill out a 1040x form The personal representative has 1 year from the due date (including extensions) of the joint return to make the change. How do you fill out a 1040x form Head of Household Filing as head of household has the following advantages. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can claim the standard deduction even if your spouse files a separate return and itemizes deductions. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your standard deduction is higher than is allowed if you claim a filing status of single or married filing separately. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your tax rate usually will be lower than it is if you claim a filing status of single or married filing separately. How do you fill out a 1040x form You may be able to claim certain credits (such as the dependent care credit and the earned income credit) you cannot claim if your filing status is married filing separately. How do you fill out a 1040x form Income limits that reduce your child tax credit, retirement savings contributions credit, itemized deductions, and the deduction for personal exemptions are higher than the income limits if you claim a filing status of married filing separately. How do you fill out a 1040x form Requirements. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You may be able to file as head of household if you meet all the following requirements. How do you fill out a 1040x form You are unmarried or “considered unmarried” on the last day of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form You paid more than half the cost of keeping up a home for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form A “qualifying person” lived with you in the home for more than half the year (except for temporary absences, such as school). How do you fill out a 1040x form However, if the “qualifying person” is your dependent parent, he or she does not have to live with you. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Special rule for parent , later, under Qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form Considered unmarried. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You are considered unmarried on the last day of the tax year if you meet all the following tests. How do you fill out a 1040x form You file a separate return. How do you fill out a 1040x form A separate return includes a return claiming married filing separately, single, or head of household filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form You paid more than half the cost of keeping up your home for the tax year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your spouse did not live in your home during the last 6 months of the tax year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your spouse is considered to live in your home even if he or she is temporarily absent due to special circumstances. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Temporary absences , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your home was the main home of your child, stepchild, or foster child for more than half the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form (See Qualifying person , later, for rules applying to a child's birth, death, or temporary absence during the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form ) You must be able to claim an exemption for the child. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, you meet this test if you cannot claim the exemption only because the noncustodial parent can claim the child using the rule described later in Special rule for divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart) under Exemptions for Dependents. How do you fill out a 1040x form The general rules for claiming an exemption for a dependent are shown later in Table 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form    If you were considered married for part of the year and lived in a community property state (one of the states listed later under Community Property), special rules may apply in determining your income and expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Publication 555 for more information. How do you fill out a 1040x form Nonresident alien spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If your spouse was a nonresident alien at any time during the tax year, and you have not chosen to treat your spouse as a resident alien, you are considered unmarried for head of household purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, your spouse is not a qualifying person for head of household purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form You must have another qualifying person and meet the other requirements to file as head of household. How do you fill out a 1040x form Keeping up a home. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You are keeping up a home only if you pay more than half the cost of its upkeep for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form This includes rent, mortgage interest, real estate taxes, insurance on the home, repairs, utilities, and food eaten in the home. How do you fill out a 1040x form This does not include the cost of clothing, education, medical treatment, vacations, life insurance, or transportation for any member of the household. How do you fill out a 1040x form Qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form    Table 2, later, shows who can be a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form Any person not described in Table 2 is not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Generally, the qualifying person must live with you for more than half of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Table 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Who Is a Qualifying Person Qualifying You To File as Head of Household?1 Caution. How do you fill out a 1040x form See the text of this publication for the other requirements you must meet to claim head of household filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form IF the person is your . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form AND . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form THEN that person is . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form   qualifying child (such as a son, daughter, or grandchild who lived with you more than half the year and meets certain other tests)2 he or she is single a qualifying person, whether or not you can claim an exemption for the person. How do you fill out a 1040x form     he or she is married and you can claim an exemption for him or her a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form     he or she is married and you cannot claim an exemption for him or her not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3     qualifying relative4 who is your father or mother you can claim an exemption for him or her5 a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form 6     you cannot claim an exemption for him or her not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form     qualifying relative4 other than your father or mother (such as a grandparent, brother, or sister who meets certain tests) he or she lived with you more than half the year, and he or she is related to you in one of the ways listed under Relatives who do not have to live with you in Publication 501 and you can claim an exemption for him or her5 a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form     he or she did not live with you more than half the year not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form     he or she is not related to you in one of the ways listed under Relatives who do not have to live with you in Publication 501 and is your qualifying relative only because he or she lived with you all year as a member of your household not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form     you cannot claim an exemption for him or her not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form   1 A person cannot qualify more than one taxpayer to use the head of household filing status for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2 See Table 3, later, for the tests that must be met to be a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form Note. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you are a noncustodial parent, the term “qualifying child” for head of household filing status does not include a child who is your qualifying child for exemption purposes only because of the rules described under Children of Divorced or Separated Parents (or Parents Who Live Apart) under Exemptions for Dependents, later. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you are the custodial parent and those rules apply, the child is generally your qualifying child for head of household filing status even though the child is not a qualifying child for whom you can claim an exemption. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3 This person is a qualifying person if the only reason you cannot claim the exemption is that you can be claimed as a dependent on someone else's return. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4 See Table 3, later, for the tests that must be met to be a qualifying relative. How do you fill out a 1040x form 5 If you can claim an exemption for a person only because of a multiple support agreement, that person is not a qualifying person. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Multiple Support Agreement in Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form 6 See Special rule for parent . How do you fill out a 1040x form Special rule for parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If your qualifying person is your father or mother, you may be eligible to file as head of household even if your father or mother does not live with you. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, you must be able to claim an exemption for your father or mother. How do you fill out a 1040x form Also, you must pay more than half the cost of keeping up a home that was the main home for the entire year for your father or mother. How do you fill out a 1040x form You are keeping up a main home for your father or mother if you pay more than half the cost of keeping your parent in a rest home or home for the elderly. How do you fill out a 1040x form Death or birth. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If the person for whom you kept up a home was born or died in 2013, you still may be able to file as head of household. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the person is your qualifying child, the child must have lived with you for more than half the part of the year he or she was alive. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the person is anyone else, see Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form Temporary absences. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You and your qualifying person are considered to live together even if one or both of you are temporarily absent from your home due to special circumstances such as illness, education, business, vacation, or military service. How do you fill out a 1040x form It must be reasonable to assume that the absent person will return to the home after the temporary absence. How do you fill out a 1040x form You must continue to keep up the home during the absence. How do you fill out a 1040x form Kidnapped child. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You may be eligible to file as head of household even if the child who is your qualifying person has been kidnapped. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can claim head of household filing status if all the following statements are true. How do you fill out a 1040x form The child must be presumed by law enforcement authorities to have been kidnapped by someone who is not a member of your family or the child's family. How do you fill out a 1040x form In the year of the kidnapping, the child lived with you for more than half the part of the year before the kidnapping. How do you fill out a 1040x form You would have qualified for head of household filing status if the child had not been kidnapped. How do you fill out a 1040x form   This treatment applies for all years until the earlier of: The year the child is returned, The year there is a determination that the child is dead, or The year the child would have reached age 18. How do you fill out a 1040x form More information. How do you fill out a 1040x form   For more information on filing as head of household, see Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exemptions You can deduct $3,900 for each exemption you claim in 2013. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, if your adjusted gross income is more than $150,000, see Phaseout of Exemptions , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form There are two types of exemptions: personal exemptions and exemptions for dependents. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you are entitled to claim an exemption for a dependent (such as your child), that dependent cannot claim his or her personal exemption on his or her own tax return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Personal Exemptions You can claim your own exemption unless someone else can claim it. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you are married, you may be able to take an exemption for your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form These are called personal exemptions. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exemption for Your Spouse Your spouse is never considered your dependent. How do you fill out a 1040x form Joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form   On a joint return, you can claim one exemption for yourself and one for your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If your spouse had any gross income, you can claim his or her exemption only if you file a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Separate return. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you file a separate return, you can take an exemption for your spouse only if your spouse had no gross income, is not filing a return, and was not the dependent of another taxpayer. How do you fill out a 1040x form If your spouse is the dependent of another taxpayer, you cannot claim an exemption for your spouse even if the other taxpayer does not actually claim your spouse's exemption. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony paid. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you paid alimony to your spouse, you cannot take an exemption for your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form This is because alimony is gross income to the spouse who received it. How do you fill out a 1040x form Divorced or separated spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you obtained a final decree of divorce or separate maintenance during the year, you cannot take your former spouse's exemption. How do you fill out a 1040x form This rule applies even if you provided all of your former spouse's support. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exemptions for Dependents You are allowed one exemption for each person you can claim as a dependent. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can claim an exemption for a dependent even if your dependent files a return. How do you fill out a 1040x form The term “dependent” means: A qualifying child, or A qualifying relative. How do you fill out a 1040x form Table 3 shows the tests that must be met to be either a qualifying child or qualifying relative, plus the additional requirements for claiming an exemption for a dependent. How do you fill out a 1040x form For detailed information, see Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Dependent not allowed a personal exemption. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you can claim an exemption for your dependent, the dependent cannot claim his or her own exemption on his or her own tax return. How do you fill out a 1040x form This is true even if you do not claim the dependent's exemption on your return. How do you fill out a 1040x form It is also true if the decedent's exemption on your return is reduced or eliminated under the phaseout rule described under Phaseout of Exemptions, later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Table 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form Overview of the Rules for Claiming an Exemption for a Dependent Caution. How do you fill out a 1040x form This table is only an overview of the rules. How do you fill out a 1040x form For details, see Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form • You cannot claim any dependents if you, or your spouse if filing jointly, could be claimed as a dependent by another taxpayer. How do you fill out a 1040x form • You cannot claim a married person who files a joint return as a dependent unless that joint return is only a claim for refund and there would be no tax liability for either spouse on separate returns. How do you fill out a 1040x form • You cannot claim a person as a dependent unless that person is a U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form citizen, U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form resident alien, U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form national, or a resident of Canada or Mexico. How do you fill out a 1040x form 1 • You cannot claim a person as a dependent unless that person is your qualifying child or qualifying relative. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Tests To Be a Qualifying Child   Tests To Be a Qualifying Relative 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form     2. How do you fill out a 1040x form       3. How do you fill out a 1040x form    4. How do you fill out a 1040x form    5. How do you fill out a 1040x form    The child must be your son, daughter, stepchild, foster child, brother, sister, half brother, half sister, stepbrother, stepsister, or a descendant of any of them. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The child must be (a) under age 19 at the end of the year and younger than you (or your spouse if filing jointly), (b) under age 24 at the end of the year, a student, and younger than you (or your spouse if filing jointly), or (c) any age if permanently and totally disabled. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The child must have lived with you for more than half of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2   The child must not have provided more than half of his or her own support for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The child is not filing a joint return for the year (unless that joint return is filed only as a claim for refund of withheld income tax or estimated tax paid). How do you fill out a 1040x form   1. How do you fill out a 1040x form    2. How do you fill out a 1040x form       3. How do you fill out a 1040x form    4. How do you fill out a 1040x form The person cannot be your qualifying child or the qualifying child of anyone else. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The person either (a) must be related to you in one of the ways listed under Relatives who do not have to live with you in Publication 501 or (b) must live with you all year as a member of your household 2 (and your relationship must not violate local law). How do you fill out a 1040x form   The person's gross income for the year must be less than $3,900. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3   You must provide more than half of the person's total support for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4 If the child meets the rules to be a qualifying child of more than one person, only one person can actually treat the child as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Special Rule for Qualifying Child of More Than One Person , later, to find out which person is the person entitled to claim the child as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form     1 Exception exists for certain adopted children. How do you fill out a 1040x form 2 Exceptions exist for temporary absences, children who were born or died during the year, children of divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart), and kidnapped children. How do you fill out a 1040x form 3 Exception exists for persons who are disabled and have income from a sheltered workshop. How do you fill out a 1040x form 4 Exceptions exist for multiple support agreements, children of divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart), and kidnapped children. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Publication 501. How do you fill out a 1040x form You may be entitled to a child tax credit for each qualifying child who was under age 17 at the end of the year if you claimed an exemption for that child. How do you fill out a 1040x form For more information, see the instructions for your tax return if you file Form 1040A or 1040. How do you fill out a 1040x form Children of Divorced or Separated Parents (or Parents Who Live Apart) In most cases, because of the residency test (see item 3 under Tests To Be a Qualifying Child in Table 3), a child of divorced or separated parents is the qualifying child of the custodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, the child will be treated as the qualifying child of the noncustodial parent if the special rule (discussed next) applies. How do you fill out a 1040x form Special rule for divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart). How do you fill out a 1040x form   A child will be treated as the qualifying child of his or her noncustodial parent if all four of the following statements are true. How do you fill out a 1040x form The parents: Are divorced or legally separated under a decree of divorce or separate maintenance, Are separated under a written separation agreement, or Lived apart at all times during the last 6 months of the year, whether or not they are or were married. How do you fill out a 1040x form The child received over half of his or her support for the year from the parents. How do you fill out a 1040x form The child is in the custody of one or both parents for more than half of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Either of the following applies. How do you fill out a 1040x form The custodial parent signs a written declaration, discussed later, that he or she will not claim the child as a dependent for the year, and the noncustodial parent attaches this written declaration to his or her return. How do you fill out a 1040x form (If the decree or agreement went into effect after 1984, see Divorce decree or separation agreement that went into effect after 1984 and before 2009 , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form A pre-1985 decree of divorce or separate maintenance or written separation agreement that applies to 2013 states that the noncustodial parent can claim the child as a dependent, the decree or agreement was not changed after 1984 to say the noncustodial parent cannot claim the child as a dependent, and the noncustodial parent provides at least $600 for the child's support during 2013. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Child support under pre-1985 agreement , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Custodial parent and noncustodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The custodial parent is the parent with whom the child lived for the greater number of nights during the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form The other parent is the noncustodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If the parents divorced or separated during the year and the child lived with both parents before the separation, the custodial parent is the one with whom the child lived for the greater number of nights during the rest of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form   A child is treated as living with a parent for a night if the child sleeps: At that parent's home, whether or not the parent is present, or In the company of the parent, when the child does not sleep at a parent's home (for example, the parent and child are on vacation together). How do you fill out a 1040x form Equal number of nights. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If the child lived with each parent for an equal number of nights during the year, the custodial parent is the parent with the higher adjusted gross income. How do you fill out a 1040x form December 31. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The night of December 31 is treated as part of the year in which it begins. How do you fill out a 1040x form For example, December 31, 2013, is treated as part of 2013. How do you fill out a 1040x form Emancipated child. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If a child is emancipated under state law, the child is treated as not living with either parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Examples 5 and 6 . How do you fill out a 1040x form Absences. How do you fill out a 1040x form    If a child was not with either parent on a particular night (because, for example, the child was staying at a friend's house), the child is treated as living with the parent with whom the child normally would have lived for that night, except for the absence. How do you fill out a 1040x form But if it cannot be determined with which parent the child normally would have lived or if the child would not have lived with either parent that night, the child is treated as not living with either parent that night. How do you fill out a 1040x form Parent works at night. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If, due to a parent's nighttime work schedule, a child lives for a greater number of days but not nights with the parent who works at night, that parent is treated as the custodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form On a school day, the child is treated as living at the primary residence registered with the school. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 1 – child lived with one parent greater number of nights. How do you fill out a 1040x form You and your child’s other parent are divorced. How do you fill out a 1040x form In 2013, your child lived with you 210 nights and with the other parent 156 nights. How do you fill out a 1040x form You are the custodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 2 – child is away at camp. How do you fill out a 1040x form In 2013, your daughter lives with each parent for alternate weeks. How do you fill out a 1040x form In the summer, she spends 6 weeks at summer camp. How do you fill out a 1040x form During the time she is at camp, she is treated as living with you for 3 weeks and with her other parent, your ex-spouse, for 3 weeks because this is how long she would have lived with each parent if she had not attended summer camp. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 3 – child lived same number of days with each parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your son lived with you 180 nights during the year and lived the same number of nights with his other parent, your ex-spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your adjusted gross income is $40,000. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your ex-spouse's adjusted gross income is $25,000. How do you fill out a 1040x form You are treated as your son's custodial parent because you have the higher adjusted gross income. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 4 – child is at parent’s home but with other parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your son normally lives with you during the week and with his other parent, your ex-spouse, every other weekend. How do you fill out a 1040x form You become ill and are hospitalized. How do you fill out a 1040x form The other parent lives in your home with your son for 10 consecutive days while you are in the hospital. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your son is treated as living with you during this 10-day period because he was living in your home. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 5 – child emancipated in May. How do you fill out a 1040x form When your son turned age 18 in May 2013, he became emancipated under the law of the state where he lives. How do you fill out a 1040x form As a result, he is not considered in the custody of his parents for more than half of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form The special rule for children of divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart) does not apply. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 6 – child emancipated in August. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your daughter lives with you from January 1, 2013, until May 31, 2013, and lives with her other parent, your ex-spouse, from June 1, 2013, through the end of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form She turns 18 and is emancipated under state law on August 1, 2013. How do you fill out a 1040x form Because she is treated as not living with either parent beginning on August 1, she is treated as living with you the greater number of nights in 2013. How do you fill out a 1040x form You are the custodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form Written declaration. How do you fill out a 1040x form    The custodial parent must use either Form 8332 or a similar statement (containing the same information required by the form) to make the written declaration to release the exemption to the noncustodial parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form The noncustodial parent must attach a copy of the form or statement to his or her tax return. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The exemption can be released for 1 year, for a number of specified years (for example, alternate years), or for all future years, as specified in the declaration. How do you fill out a 1040x form Divorce decree or separation agreement that went into effect after 1984 and before 2009. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If the divorce decree or separation agreement went into effect after 1984 and before 2009, the noncustodial parent may be able to attach certain pages from the decree or agreement instead of Form 8332. How do you fill out a 1040x form To be able to do this, the decree or agreement must state all three of the following. How do you fill out a 1040x form The noncustodial parent can claim the child as a dependent without regard to any condition, such as payment of support. How do you fill out a 1040x form The custodial parent will not claim the child as a dependent for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form The years for which the noncustodial parent, rather than the custodial parent, can claim the child as a dependent. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The noncustodial parent must attach all of the following pages of the decree or agreement to his or her return. How do you fill out a 1040x form The cover page (write the other parent's social security number on this page). How do you fill out a 1040x form The pages that include all of the information identified in items (1) through (3) above. How do you fill out a 1040x form The signature page with the other parent's signature and the date of the agreement. How do you fill out a 1040x form Post-2008 divorce decree or separation agreement. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If the decree or agreement went into effect after 2008, a noncustodial parent claiming an exemption for a child cannot attach pages from a divorce decree or separation agreement instead of Form 8332. How do you fill out a 1040x form The custodial parent must sign either a Form 8332 or a similar statement. How do you fill out a 1040x form The only purpose of this statement must be to release the custodial parent's claim to the child's exemption. How do you fill out a 1040x form The noncustodial parent must attach a copy to his or her return. How do you fill out a 1040x form The form or statement must release the custodial parent's claim to the child without any conditions. How do you fill out a 1040x form For example, the release must not depend on the noncustodial parent paying support. How do you fill out a 1040x form    The noncustodial parent must attach the required information even if it was filed with a return in an earlier year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Revocation of release of claim to an exemption. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The custodial parent can revoke a release of claim to exemption that he or she previously released to the noncustodial parent on Form 8332 or a similar statement. How do you fill out a 1040x form In order for the revocation to be effective for 2013, the custodial parent must have given (or made reasonable efforts to give) written notice of the revocation to the noncustodial parent in 2012 or earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form The custodial parent can use Part III of Form 8332 for this purpose and must attach a copy of the revocation to his or her return for each tax year he or she claims the child as a dependent as a result of the revocation. How do you fill out a 1040x form Remarried parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you remarry, the support provided by your new spouse is treated as provided by you. How do you fill out a 1040x form Child support under pre-1985 agreement. How do you fill out a 1040x form   All child support payments actually received from the noncustodial parent under a pre-1985 agreement are considered used for the support of the child, even if such amounts are not actually spent for child support. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example. How do you fill out a 1040x form Under a pre-1985 agreement, the noncustodial parent provides $1,200 for the child's support. How do you fill out a 1040x form This amount is considered support provided by the noncustodial parent even if the $1,200 was actually spent on things other than support. How do you fill out a 1040x form Parents who never married. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The special rule for divorced or separated parents also applies to parents who never married and lived apart at all times during the last 6 months of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Payments to your spouse that are includible in his or her gross income as either alimony, separate maintenance payments, or similar payments from an estate or trust, are not treated as a payment for the support of a dependent. How do you fill out a 1040x form Special Rule for Qualifying Child of More Than One Person If your qualifying child is not a qualifying child of anyone else, this special rule does not apply to you and you do not need to read about it. How do you fill out a 1040x form This is also true if your qualifying child is not a qualifying child of anyone else except your spouse with whom you file a joint return. How do you fill out a 1040x form If a child is treated as the qualifying child of the noncustodial parent under the Special rule for divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart), earlier, see Applying this special rule to divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart), later. How do you fill out a 1040x form Sometimes, a child meets the relationship, age, residency, support, and joint return tests to be a qualifying child of more than one person. How do you fill out a 1040x form (For a description of these tests, see list items 1 through 5 under Tests To Be a Qualifying Child in Table 3). How do you fill out a 1040x form Although the child meets the conditions to be a qualifying child of each of these persons, only one person can actually use the child as a qualifying child to take all of the following tax benefits (provided the person is eligible for each benefit). How do you fill out a 1040x form The exemption for the child. How do you fill out a 1040x form The child tax credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form Head of household filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form The credit for child and dependent care expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form The exclusion from income for dependent care benefits. How do you fill out a 1040x form The earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form The other person cannot take any of these benefits based on this qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form In other words, you and the other person cannot agree to divide these tax benefits between you. How do you fill out a 1040x form The other person cannot take any of these tax benefits unless he or she has a different qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form Tiebreaker rules. How do you fill out a 1040x form   To determine which person can treat the child as a qualifying child to claim these six tax benefits, the following tiebreaker rules apply. How do you fill out a 1040x form If only one of the persons is the child's parent, the child is treated as the qualifying child of the parent. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the parents do not file a joint return together but both parents claim the child as a qualifying child, the IRS will treat the child as the qualifying child of the parent with whom the child lived for the longer period of time during the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the child lived with each parent for the same amount of time, the IRS will treat the child as the qualifying child of the parent who had the higher adjusted gross income (AGI) for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form If no parent can claim the child as a qualifying child, the child is treated as the qualifying child of the person who had the highest AGI for the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form If a parent can claim the child as a qualifying child but no parent does so claim the child, the child is treated as the qualifying child of the person who had the highest AGI for the year, but only if that person's AGI is higher than the highest AGI of any of the child's parents who can claim the child. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the child's parents file a joint return with each other, this rule can be applied by dividing the parents' total AGI evenly between them; see Publication 501 for details. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Subject to these tiebreaker rules, you and the other person may be able to choose which of you claims the child as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 1—separated parents. How do you fill out a 1040x form You, your husband, and your 10-year-old son lived together until August 1, 2013, when your husband moved out of the household. How do you fill out a 1040x form In August and September, your son lived with you. How do you fill out a 1040x form For the rest of the year, your son lived with your husband, the boy's father. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your son is a qualifying child of both you and your husband because your son lived with each of you for more than half the year and because he met the relationship, age, support, and joint return tests for both of you. How do you fill out a 1040x form At the end of the year, you and your husband still were not divorced, legally separated, or separated under a written separation agreement, so the special rule for divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart) does not apply. How do you fill out a 1040x form You and your husband will file separate returns. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your husband agrees to let you treat your son as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form This means, if your husband does not claim your son as a qualifying child, you can claim your son as a dependent and treat him as a qualifying child for the child tax credit and exclusion for dependent care benefits, if you qualify for each of those tax benefits. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, you cannot claim head of household filing status because you and your husband did not live apart the last 6 months of the year. How do you fill out a 1040x form And, as a result of your filing status being married filing separately, you cannot claim the earned income credit or the credit for child and dependent care expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 2—separated parents claim same child. How do you fill out a 1040x form The facts are the same as in Example 1 except that you and your husband both claim your son as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form In this case, only your husband will be allowed to treat your son as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form This is because, during 2013, the boy lived with him longer than with you. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you claimed an exemption, the child tax credit, or the exclusion for dependent care benefits for your son, the IRS will disallow your claim to all these tax benefits, unless you have another qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form In addition, because you and your husband did not live apart the last 6 months of the year, your husband cannot claim head of household filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form And, as a result of his filing status being married filing separately, he cannot claim the earned income credit or the credit for child and dependent care expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form Applying this special rule to divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart). How do you fill out a 1040x form   If a child is treated as the qualifying child of the noncustodial parent under the special rule for divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart) described earlier, only the noncustodial parent can claim an exemption and the child tax credit for the child. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, the noncustodial parent cannot claim the child as a qualifying child for head of household filing status, the credit for child and dependent care expenses, the exclusion for dependent care benefits, and the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form Only the custodial parent, if eligible, or another eligible taxpayer can claim the child as a qualifying child for those four tax benefits. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the child is the qualifying child of more than one person for those tax benefits, the tiebreaker rules determine which person can treat the child as a qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form You and your 5-year-old son lived all year with your mother, who paid the entire cost of keeping up the home. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your AGI is $10,000. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your mother's AGI is $25,000. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your son's father does not live with you or your son. How do you fill out a 1040x form Under the rules for children of divorced or separated parents (or parents who live apart), your son is treated as the qualifying child of his father, who can claim an exemption and the child tax credit for the child if he meets all the requirements to do so. How do you fill out a 1040x form Because of this, you cannot claim an exemption or the child tax credit for your son. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, your son's father cannot claim your son as a qualifying child for head of household filing status, the credit for child and dependent care expenses, the exclusion for dependent care benefits, or the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form You and your mother did not have any child care expenses or dependent care benefits, but the boy is a qualifying child of both you and your mother for head of household filing status and the earned income credit because he meets the relationship, age, residency, support, and joint return tests for both you and your mother. How do you fill out a 1040x form (Note: The support test does not apply for the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form ) However, you agree to let your mother claim your son. How do you fill out a 1040x form This means she can claim him for head of household filing status and the earned income credit if she qualifies for each and if you do not claim him as a qualifying child for the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form (You cannot claim head of household filing status because your mother paid the entire cost of keeping up the home. How do you fill out a 1040x form ) Example 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form The facts are the same as in Example 1 except that your AGI is $25,000 and your mother's AGI is $21,000. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your mother cannot claim your son as a qualifying child for any purpose because her AGI is not higher than yours. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 3. How do you fill out a 1040x form The facts are the same as in Example 1 except that you and your mother both claim your son as a qualifying child for the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your mother also claims him as a qualifying child for head of household filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form You, as the child's parent, will be the only one allowed to claim your son as a qualifying child for the earned income credit. How do you fill out a 1040x form The IRS will disallow your mother's claim to the earned income credit and head of household filing status unless she has another qualifying child. How do you fill out a 1040x form Phaseout of Exemptions The amount you can claim as a deduction for exemptions is reduced once your adjusted gross income (AGI) goes above a certain level for your filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form These levels are as follows:    Filing Status AGI Level That Reduces Exemption Amount Married filing separately $150,000 Single 250,000 Head of household 275,000 Married filing jointly 300,000 Qualifying widow(er) 300,000 You must reduce the dollar amount of your exemptions by 2% for each $2,500, or part of $2,500 ($1,250 if you are married filing separately), that your AGI exceeds the amount shown above for your filing status. How do you fill out a 1040x form If your AGI exceeds the amount shown above by more than $122,500 ($61,250 if married filing separately), the amount of your deduction for exemptions is reduced to zero. How do you fill out a 1040x form If your AGI exceeds the level for your filing status, use the Deduction for Exemptions Worksheet found in the instructions for Form 1040 or Form 1040NR to figure the amount of your deduction for exemptions. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony Alimony is a payment to or for a spouse or former spouse under a divorce or separation instrument. How do you fill out a 1040x form It does not include voluntary payments that are not made under a divorce or separation instrument. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony is deductible by the payer and must be included in the spouse's or former spouse's income. How do you fill out a 1040x form Although this discussion is generally written for the payer of the alimony, the recipient can use the information to determine whether an amount received is alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form To be alimony, a payment must meet certain requirements. How do you fill out a 1040x form There are some differences between the requirements that apply to payments under instruments executed after 1984 and to payments under instruments executed before 1985. How do you fill out a 1040x form The general requirements that apply to payments regardless of when the divorce or separation instrument was executed and the specific requirements that apply to post-1984 instruments (and, in certain cases, some pre-1985 instruments) are discussed in this publication. How do you fill out a 1040x form See, Instruments Executed Before 1985 , later, if you are looking for information on where to find the specific requirements that apply to pre-1985 instruments. How do you fill out a 1040x form Spouse or former spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Unless otherwise stated, the term “spouse” includes former spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form Divorce or separation instrument. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The term “divorce or separation instrument” means: A decree of divorce or separate maintenance or a written instrument incident to that decree, A written separation agreement, or A decree or any type of court order requiring a spouse to make payments for the support or maintenance of the other spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form This includes a temporary decree, an interlocutory (not final) decree, and a decree of alimony pendente lite (while awaiting action on the final decree or agreement). How do you fill out a 1040x form Invalid decree. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Payments under a divorce decree can be alimony even if the decree's validity is in question. How do you fill out a 1040x form A divorce decree is valid for tax purposes until a court having proper jurisdiction holds it invalid. How do you fill out a 1040x form Amended instrument. How do you fill out a 1040x form   An amendment to a divorce decree may change the nature of your payments. How do you fill out a 1040x form Amendments are not ordinarily retroactive for federal tax purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, a retroactive amendment to a divorce decree correcting a clerical error to reflect the original intent of the court will generally be effective retroactively for federal tax purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form A court order retroactively corrected a mathematical error under your divorce decree to express the original intent to spread the payments over more than 10 years. How do you fill out a 1040x form This change also is effective retroactively for federal tax purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your original divorce decree did not fix any part of the payment as child support. How do you fill out a 1040x form To reflect the true intention of the court, a court order retroactively corrected the error by designating a part of the payment as child support. How do you fill out a 1040x form The amended order is effective retroactively for federal tax purposes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Deducting alimony paid. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You can deduct alimony you paid, whether or not you itemize deductions on your return. How do you fill out a 1040x form You must file Form 1040. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot use Form 1040A, 1040EZ, or 1040NR. How do you fill out a 1040x form Enter the amount of alimony you paid on Form 1040, line 31a. How do you fill out a 1040x form In the space provided on line 31b, enter your spouse's social security number (SSN) or IRS individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN). How do you fill out a 1040x form If you paid alimony to more than one person, enter the SSN or ITIN of one of the recipients. How do you fill out a 1040x form Show the SSN or ITIN and amount paid to each other recipient on an attached statement. How do you fill out a 1040x form Enter your total payments on line 31a. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you do not provide your spouse's SSN or ITIN, you may have to pay a $50 penalty and your deduction may be disallowed. How do you fill out a 1040x form Reporting alimony received. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Report alimony you received as income on Form 1040, line 11, or on Schedule NEC (Form 1040NR), line 12. How do you fill out a 1040x form You cannot use Form 1040A, 1040EZ, or 1040NR-EZ. How do you fill out a 1040x form    You must give the person who paid the alimony your SSN or ITIN. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you do not, you may have to pay a $50 penalty. How do you fill out a 1040x form Withholding on nonresident aliens. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you are a U. How do you fill out a 1040x form S. How do you fill out a 1040x form citizen or resident alien and you pay alimony to a nonresident alien spouse, you may have to withhold income tax at a rate of 30% on each payment. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, many tax treaties provide for an exemption from withholding for alimony payments. How do you fill out a 1040x form For more information, see Publication 515, Withholding of Tax on Nonresident Aliens and Foreign Entities. How do you fill out a 1040x form General Rules The following rules apply to alimony regardless of when the divorce or separation instrument was executed. How do you fill out a 1040x form Payments not alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Not all payments under a divorce or separation instrument are alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony does not include: Child support, Noncash property settlements, Payments that are your spouse's part of community income, as explained later under Community Property , Payments to keep up the payer's property, or Use of the payer's property. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example. How do you fill out a 1040x form Under your written separation agreement, your spouse lives rent-free in a home you own and you must pay the mortgage, real estate taxes, insurance, repairs, and utilities for the home. How do you fill out a 1040x form Because you own the home and the debts are yours, your payments for the mortgage, real estate taxes, insurance, and repairs are not alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form Neither is the value of your spouse's use of the home. How do you fill out a 1040x form If they otherwise qualify, you can deduct the payments for utilities as alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your spouse must report them as income. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you itemize deductions, you can deduct the real estate taxes and, if the home is a qualified home, you can also include the interest on the mortgage in figuring your deductible interest. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, if your spouse owned the home, see Example 2 under Payments to a third party, later. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you owned the home jointly with your spouse, see Table 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form For more information on a qualified home and deductible mortgage interest, see Publication 936, Home Mortgage Interest Deduction. How do you fill out a 1040x form Child support. How do you fill out a 1040x form   To determine whether a payment is child support, see the discussion under Instruments Executed After 1984 , later. How do you fill out a 1040x form If your divorce or separation agreement was executed before 1985, see the 2004 revision of Publication 504 available at www. How do you fill out a 1040x form irs. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov/formspubs. How do you fill out a 1040x form Underpayment. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If both alimony and child support payments are called for by your divorce or separation instrument, and you pay less than the total required, the payments apply first to child support and then to alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your divorce decree calls for you to pay your former spouse $200 a month ($2,400 ($200 x 12) a year) as child support and $150 a month ($1,800 ($150 x 12) a year) as alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you pay the full amount of $4,200 ($2,400 + $1,800) during the year, you can deduct $1,800 as alimony and your former spouse must report $1,800 as alimony received. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you pay only $3,600 during the year, $2,400 is child support. How do you fill out a 1040x form You can deduct only $1,200 ($3,600 – $2,400) as alimony and your former spouse must report $1,200 as alimony received. How do you fill out a 1040x form Payments to a third party. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Cash payments, checks, or money orders to a third party on behalf of your spouse under the terms of your divorce or separation instrument can be alimony, if they otherwise qualify. How do you fill out a 1040x form These include payments for your spouse's medical expenses, housing costs (rent, utilities, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form ), taxes, tuition, etc. How do you fill out a 1040x form The payments are treated as received by your spouse and then paid to the third party. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form Under your divorce decree, you must pay your former spouse's medical and dental expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form If the payments otherwise qualify, you can deduct them as alimony on your return. How do you fill out a 1040x form Your former spouse must report them as alimony received and can include them in figuring deductible medical expenses. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form Under your separation agreement, you must pay the real estate taxes, mortgage payments, and insurance premiums on a home owned by your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form If they otherwise qualify, you can deduct the payments as alimony on your return, and your spouse must report them as alimony received. How do you fill out a 1040x form If itemizing deductions, your spouse can deduct the real estate taxes and, if the home is a qualified home, also include the interest on the mortgage in figuring deductible interest. How do you fill out a 1040x form However, if you owned the home, see the example under Payments not alimony , earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you owned the home jointly with your spouse, see Table 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form Life insurance premiums. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Alimony includes premiums you must pay under your divorce or separation instrument for insurance on your life to the extent your spouse owns the policy. How do you fill out a 1040x form Payments for jointly-owned home. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If your divorce or separation instrument states that you must pay expenses for a home owned by you and your spouse or former spouse, some of your payments may be alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Table 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form   However, if your spouse owned the home, see Example 2 under Payments to a third party, earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form If you owned the home, see the example under Payments not alimony , earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form Table 4. How do you fill out a 1040x form Expenses for a Jointly-Owned Home Use the table below to find how much of your payment is alimony and how much you can claim as an itemized deduction. How do you fill out a 1040x form IF you must pay all of the . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form AND your home is . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form THEN you can deduct and your spouse (or former spouse) must include as alimony . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form AND you can claim as an itemized deduction . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form . How do you fill out a 1040x form   mortgage payments (principal and interest) jointly owned half of the total payments half of the interest as interest expense (if the home is a qualified home). How do you fill out a 1040x form 1   real estate taxes and home insurance held as tenants in common half of the total payments half of the real estate taxes2 and none of the home insurance. How do you fill out a 1040x form     held as tenants by the entirety or in joint tenancy none of the payments all of the real estate taxes and none of the home insurance. How do you fill out a 1040x form 1 Your spouse (or former spouse) can deduct the other half of the interest if the home is a qualified home. How do you fill out a 1040x form  2 Your spouse (or former spouse) can deduct the other half of the real estate taxes. How do you fill out a 1040x form Instruments Executed After 1984 The following rules for alimony apply to payments under divorce or separation instruments executed after 1984. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exception for instruments executed before 1985. How do you fill out a 1040x form   There are two situations where the rules for instruments executed after 1984 apply to instruments executed before 1985. How do you fill out a 1040x form A divorce or separation instrument executed before 1985 and then modified after 1984 to specify that the after-1984 rules will apply. How do you fill out a 1040x form A temporary divorce or separation instrument executed before 1985 and incorporated into, or adopted by, a final decree executed after 1984 that: Changes the amount or period of payment, or Adds or deletes any contingency or condition. How do you fill out a 1040x form   For the rules for alimony payments under pre-1985 instruments not meeting these exceptions, see the 2004 revision of Publication 504 available at www. How do you fill out a 1040x form irs. How do you fill out a 1040x form gov/formspubs. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 1. How do you fill out a 1040x form In November 1984, you and your former spouse executed a written separation agreement. How do you fill out a 1040x form In February 1985, a decree of divorce was substituted for the written separation agreement. How do you fill out a 1040x form The decree of divorce did not change the terms for the alimony you pay your former spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form The decree of divorce is treated as executed before 1985. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony payments under this decree are not subject to the rules for payments under instruments executed after 1984. How do you fill out a 1040x form Example 2. How do you fill out a 1040x form The facts are the same as in Example 1 except that the decree of divorce changed the amount of the alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form In this example, the decree of divorce is not treated as executed before 1985. How do you fill out a 1040x form The alimony payments are subject to the rules for payments under instruments executed after 1984. How do you fill out a 1040x form Alimony Requirements A payment to or for a spouse under a divorce or separation instrument is alimony if the spouses do not file a joint return with each other and all the following requirements are met. How do you fill out a 1040x form The payment is in cash. How do you fill out a 1040x form The instrument does not designate the payment as not alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form The spouses are not members of the same household at the time the payments are made. How do you fill out a 1040x form This requirement applies only if the spouses are legally separated under a decree of divorce or separate maintenance. How do you fill out a 1040x form There is no liability to make any payment (in cash or property) after the death of the recipient spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form The payment is not treated as child support. How do you fill out a 1040x form Each of these requirements is discussed next. How do you fill out a 1040x form Cash payment requirement. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Only cash payments, including checks and money orders, qualify as alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form The following do not qualify as alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form Transfers of services or property (including a debt instrument of a third party or an annuity contract). How do you fill out a 1040x form Execution of a debt instrument by the payer. How do you fill out a 1040x form The use of the payer's property. How do you fill out a 1040x form Payments to a third party. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Cash payments to a third party under the terms of your divorce or separation instrument can qualify as cash payments to your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form See Payments to a third party under General Rules, earlier. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Also, cash payments made to a third party at the written request of your spouse may qualify as alimony if all the following requirements are met. How do you fill out a 1040x form The payments are in lieu of payments of alimony directly to your spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form The written request states that both spouses intend the payments to be treated as alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form You receive the written request from your spouse before you file your return for the year you made the payments. How do you fill out a 1040x form Payments designated as not alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You and your spouse can designate that otherwise qualifying payments are not alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form You do this by including a provision in your divorce or separation instrument that states the payments are not deductible as alimony by you and are excludable from your spouse's income. How do you fill out a 1040x form For this purpose, any instrument (written statement) signed by both of you that makes this designation and that refers to a previous written separation agreement is treated as a written separation agreement (and therefore a divorce or separation instrument). How do you fill out a 1040x form If you are subject to temporary support orders, the designation must be made in the original or a later temporary support order. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Your spouse can exclude the payments from income only if he or she attaches a copy of the instrument designating them as not alimony to his or her return. How do you fill out a 1040x form The copy must be attached each year the designation applies. How do you fill out a 1040x form Spouses cannot be members of the same household. How do you fill out a 1040x form   Payments to your spouse while you are members of the same household are not alimony if you are legally separated under a decree of divorce or separate maintenance. How do you fill out a 1040x form A home you formerly shared is considered one household, even if you physically separate yourselves in the home. How do you fill out a 1040x form   You are not treated as members of the same household if one of you is preparing to leave the household and does leave no later than 1 month after the date of the payment. How do you fill out a 1040x form Exception. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If you are not legally separated under a decree of divorce or separate maintenance, a payment under a written separation agreement, support decree, or other court order may qualify as alimony even if you are members of the same household when the payment is made. How do you fill out a 1040x form Liability for payments after death of recipient spouse. How do you fill out a 1040x form   If any part of payments you make must continue to be made for any period after your spouse's death, that part of your payments is not alimony whether made before or after the death. How do you fill out a 1040x form If all of the payments would continue, then none of the payments made before or after the death are alimony. How do you fill out a 1040x form   The divorce or separation instrument does not have to expressly state that the payments cease upon the