Can You Use Form 1040-EZ?
Find out if you're eligible for this much simpler filing.
How Many 1099 Forms Are There?
Learn about the many different types of information returns which are used to report different types of payment or transaction.
IRS Schedule B, Foreign Accounts, and FBAR Filing Requirements
Learn what triggers filing requirements for Schedule B and foreign accounts.
What's Your Tax Filing Status?
The number one, most important thing you must decide when you file your taxes is your filing status.
Should I Itemize or Take the Standard Deduction?
How to choose whether to itemize or take the standard deduction.
8 Common Tax Return Errors to Avoid
Most of these IRS tax return errors are easy to avoid if you know what to watch for.
Name Changes and the IRS
No filing with the IRS is required but you do need to get a new Social Security card to avoid problems at tax-time.
IRS Directory of Registered Tax Preparation Pros
The IRS has an online directory of tax return preparers with credentials and contact information.
How to Get Help From the IRS
For such a huge bureaucracy, the IRS offers a surprising array of help resources.