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Indiana Additions to Income

On the above schedules, you are allowed to claim a deduction for taxes paid which are: based on, or measured by income, and levied at a state level by any state in the United States. If you claimed this kind of deductions on any...

Types of Adjustments You May Be Eligible For

refer to Form 8853 Instructions. Educator Expense Deduction If you are an educator, you may be able to deduct up to $250 of expenses you paid for purchases of books and classroom supplies, even if you do not itemize your deductions, according...

Idaho Additions to Income

to penalty. The penalty is 10% of the amount withdrawn. Enter the amount of the penalty. EDUCATOR EXPENSES If you are claiming the deduction up to $250 for educator out-of pocket expenses allowed by the Internal Revenue Code, report...

Where do I enter mortgage interest?

From the Your account page, select Federal Section > Deductions > Enter Myself > Itemized Deductions > Mortgage Interest and Expenses For more articles and information on mortgage interest click here

Standard Deduction and Exemption Amounts

OF HOUSEHOLD FILERS *THIS ADDITIONAL AMOUNT IS NOT AVAILABLE IF THE TAXPAYERS ITEMIZE THEIR DEDUCTIONS *IF MARRIED FILING SEPARATELY AND ONE OF THE SPOUSES ITEMIZES THEIR DEDUCTIONS THE OTHER MUST ITEMIZE AS WELL. 2013 Standard Deduction...

I'm trying to prepare an amended return. What do I enter in the Exemptions section if I filed Form 1040EZ?

blank. Deductions for Exemptions If your original return was Form 1040EZ, you will need to look at line 5 of your return. Are the boxes checked for You and Spouse? Yes: Enter $0 in the field for Deductions for Exemptions No: What is your...

How do I add a miscellaneous deduction that is not in TaxSlayer's list?

If you need to report a qualifying expense for which there is no specific entry field, you can add these within the Miscellaneous Deductions entry page. Any deduction that you specifically add as an additional Miscellaneous Deduction......

Forms and Schedules

an AVERAGE return. Reports income such as wages, unemployment, interest and dividends. Lists only the more common credits and adjustments such as child tax credits and educational credits. Cannot Itemize deductions with the 1040A...

Married Filing Separately

for filing separately: When using the married filing separately designation special rules apply that limit or eliminate tax deductions and credits. Generally this results in a higher combined tax liability verses filing married filing joint. Your...

Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) for Individuals

The Alternative Minimum Tax also known as "AMT" was enacted by Congress to ensure that individuals who benefit from certain exclusions, deductions, or credits be required to pay at least a minimum amount of tax. The AMT is the excess...