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

on the Schedule A, you will need to go to: Federal Section > Deductions > Enter Myself > Itemized Deductions > Miscellaneous Deductions > To add/edit Miscellaneous Deductions that are not listed above, click here (Add/Edit) > Add a......

Forms and Schedules

Automatically created by entering information into program. 1040 Accommodates the most COMPLEX returns. This is the “long form” version of a tax return. Lists ALL credits, adjustments and other entries. You can use Itemized or Standard deductions...

Form 1098: What do I do with my Mortgage Interest Statement?

From the Your Account page, select Federal Section > Deductions > Enter Myself > Itemized Deductions > Mortgage Interest and Expenses . For additional information: What is a 1098 How can I find out if I paid mortgage insurance? Can I take...

Overview of Travel Expenses

to Federal Section > Deductions > Enter Myself > Itemized Deductions > Job-Related Travel Expenses (Form 2106)....

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such as Wages and Salaries, Other Income, and Itemized Deductions just to name a few....

Tips to Start Planning Next Year's Tax Return

If your Itemized Deductions generally fall just short of your Standard Deduction, you can bundle your deductions. For example, an early or extra mortgage payment or property tax payment could offer some tax savings as well as a planned...

Overview of Casualties and Losses

on determining adjusted basis, see Publication 551 , Basis of Assets . TaxSlayer Entry : To access the Casualties and Losses section of our program go to Federal Section > Deductions > Enter Myself > Itemized Deductions > Less Common......

Tax Tips for Newlyweds

which is most advantageous for you collectively. Change in Standard or Itemized Deductions: If you did not qualify to itemize deductions before you were married, that may have changed. You and your spouse may save money by itemizing rather...

Married Filing Separately

received. The following credits and deductions are reduced at income levels half those for a joint return: The Child tax credit, The retirement savings contributions credit, The deduction for personal exemptions, and Itemized deductions...

Unreimbursed Employee Expenses - Vehicle Expenses

personal property taxes or interest expense you paid on Form 2106. Only the personal property taxes may be eligible for deduction. If so, these should be deducted in the "Taxes You Paid" section of your itemized deductions. If you did have any...