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|Commonly Filed Tax Forms and Schedules|
|1040||U.S. Individual Income Tax Return|
|Schedule 1||Additional Income and Adjustments to Income|
|Schedule 3||Non-refundable Credits|
|Schedule 4||Other Taxes|
|Schedule 5||Other Payments and Refundable Credits|
|Schedule 6||Foreign Address and Third Party Designee|
|Schedule A||Itemized Deductions|
|Schedule B||Interest and Dividend Income|
|Schedule C||Covers miscellaneous income and some related expenses (1099-MISC)|
|Schedule C-EZ||Net Profit From Business|
|Schedule D||Capital Gains and Losses|
|Schedule E||Supplemental Income and Loss, including rental property|
|Schedule EIC||Earned Income Credit|
|Schedule SE||Self-Employment Tax|
|Other Tax Forms and Schedules|
|Form 982||Reduction of Tax Attributes Due to Discharge of Indebtedness|
|Form 1040-ES||Estimated Tax for Individuals|
|Form 1040-V||Payment Vouchers|
|Form 1040X||Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return|
|Form 1095-A||Health Insurance Marketplace Statement|
|Form 1098||Mortgage Interest Statement|
|Form 1098-C||Contributions of Motor Vehicles, Boats and Airplanes|
|Form 1098-E||Student Loan Interest Statement|
|Form 1098-T||Tuition Statement|
|Form 1099-A||Acquisition or Abandonment of Secured Property|
|Form 1099-B||Proceeds from Broker Transactions|
|Form 1099-C||Cancellation of Debt|
|Form 1099-DIV||Dividends and Distributions|
|Form 1099-G||Certain Government Payments|
|Form 1099-INT||Interest Income|
|Form 1099-K||Payment Card and Third Party Network Transactions|
|Form 1099-MISC||Miscellaneous Income|
|Form 1099-OID||Original Issue Discount|
|Form 1099-Q||Payments From Qualified Education Programs|
|Form 1099-R||Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement, etc.|
|Form 1099-SA||Distributions from an HSA, Archer MSA, or Medicare Advantage MSA|
|Form 1116/AMT||AMT Foreign Tax Credit/Foreign Tax Credit|
|Form 1310||Statement of Person Claiming Refund Due a Deceased Taxpayer|
|Form 2106||Employee Business Expenses|
|Form 2120||Multiple Support Declaration|
|Form 2210-F||Underpayment of Estimated Tax by Farmers and Fishermen|
|Form 2210/2210AI||Underpayment of Tax/Annualized Income|
|Form 2439||Notice to Shareholder of Undistributed Long-Term Capital Gains|
|Form 2441||Child and Dependent Care Expenses|
|Form 2555||Foreign Earned Income|
|Form 3115||Application for Change in Accounting Method|
|Form 3468||Investment Credit|
|Form 3800||General Business Credit|
|Form 3903||Moving Expenses|
|Form 4136||Credit for Federal Tax Paid on Fuels|
|Form 4137||Tax on Unreported Tip Income|
|Form 4255||Recapture of Investment Credit|
|Form 4506||Request for Copy of Tax Form|
|Form 4562||Depreciation and Amortization|
|Form 4684||Casualties and Theft|
|Form 4797||Sales of Business Property|
|Form 4835||Farm Rental Income and Expenses|
|Form 4852||Substitute for Form W-2 or 1099-R|
|Form 4868||Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File|
|Form 4952/AMT||AMT Investment Interest Expense Deduction/Investment Interest Expense Deduction|
|Form 4972||Tax on Lump-Sum Distributions|
|Form 5329||Additional Taxes on Qualified Plans (including IRAs)|
|Form 5405||First-Time Homebuyer Credit and Repayment of the Credit|
|Form 5695||Residential Energy Credits|
|Form 6198||At-Risk Limitations|
|Form 6251||Alternative Minimum Tax|
|Form 6252||Installment Sale Income|
|Form 6781||Gains/Losses from Section 1256 Contracts and Straddles|
|Form 8283||Non-cash Charitable Contributions|
|Form 8332||Release of Claim to Exemption for Child of Divorced or Separated Parents|
|Form 8379||Injured Spouse Allocation|
|Form 8396||Mortgage Interest Credit|
|Form 8453||U.S. Individual Income Tax Transmittal for an IRS E-File Return|
|Form 8582/AMT/CR||Passive Activity Loss Limitations/AMT/Credit Limitations|
|Form 8586||Low-Income Housing Credit|
|Form 8606||Nondeductible IRAs|
|Form 8615||Tax for Certain Children who have Unearned Income|
|Form 8801||Credit for Prior Year Minimum Tax|
|Form 8814||Parents' Election To Report Child's Interest and Dividends|
|Form 8815||Exclusion of Interest from Series EE and I U.S. Savings Bonds|
|Form 8822||Change of Address|
|Form 8824||Like-Kind Exchange|
|Form 8829||Expenses for Business Use of Your Home|
|Form 8834||Qualified Electric Vehicle Credit|
|Form 8839||Qualified Adoption Expenses|
|Form 8853||Archer MSAs and Long-Term Care Insurance Contracts|
|Form 8857||Request for Innocent Spouse Relief|
|Form 8859||Carryforward of D.C. First-Time Homebuyer Credit|
|Form 8862||Information to Claim Certain Refundable Credits After Disallowance|
|Form 8863||Education Credits|
|Form 8880||Credit for Qualified Retirement Savings Contributions|
|Form 8881||Credit for Small Employer Pension Plan Startup Costs|
|Form 8885||Health Coverage Tax Credit|
|Form 8888||Direct Deposit of Refund|
|Form 8889||Health Savings Account|
|Form 8903||Domestic Production Activities Deduction|
|Form 8910||Alternative Motor Vehicle Credit|
|Form 8911||Alternative Fuel Vehicle Refueling Property Credit|
|Form 8917||Tuition and Fees Deduction
***Form 8917 expired at the end of 2017, but may be extended by late legislation.
|Form 8919||Uncollected Social Security and Medicare Tax on Wages|
|Form 8936||Qualified Plug-in Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit|
|Form 8938||Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets|
|Form 8941||Credit for Small Employer Health Insurance Premiums|
|Form 8949||Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets|
|Form 8958||Allocation of Community Property Amounts|
|Form 8959||Additional Medicare Tax|
|Form 8960||Net Investment Income Tax|
|Form 8962||Premium Tax Credit|
|Form 8965||Health Coverage Exemptions|
|Form 9465||Installment Agreement Request|
|Form 14039||Identity Theft Affidavit|
|Form SS-4||Application for Employer Identification Number|
|Form W-2||Wages and Tax Statement|
|Form W-2G||Certain Gambling Winnings|
|Form W-4||Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate|
|Schedule 8812||Additional Child Tax Credit|
|Schedule F||Profit or Loss from Farming|
|Schedule H||Household Employment Taxes|
|Schedule J||Income Averaging for Farmers and Fishermen|
|Schedule R||Credit for Elderly or Disabled|
|Schedules K-1 (Form 1041)||Estates and Trusts|
|Schedules K-1 (Form 1065)||Partner's Share of Income, Credits, Deductions|
|Schedules K-1 (Form 1120S)||Shareholder's Share of Income, Credits, etc|
We find every tax deduction and credit you qualify for to get you the biggest tax refund, guaranteed.
We run through thousands of error checks and double-check your tax returns as you go to help make sure there are no mistakes.