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File my 2012 tax return Publication 584 - Additional Material Table of Contents This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Entrance Hall This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Living Room This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Dining Room This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Kitchen This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Den This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. 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File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Men's Clothing This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Women's Clothing This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Children's Clothing This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Jewelry This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Electrical Appliances This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Linens This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Miscellaneous This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. File my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. File my 2012 tax return Motor Vehicles Schedule 20. File my 2012 tax return Home (Excluding Contents) Note. File my 2012 tax return If you used the entire property as your home, fill out only column (a). File my 2012 tax return If you used part of the property as your home and part of it for business or to produce rental income, you must allocate the entries on lines 2-9 between the personal part (column (a)) and the business/rental part (column (b)). File my 2012 tax return 1. File my 2012 tax return Description of property (Show location and date acquired. File my 2012 tax return )     (a)  Personal Part (b)  Business/Rental Part 2. File my 2012 tax return Cost or other (adjusted) basis of property (from Worksheet A)     3. File my 2012 tax return Insurance or other reimbursement Note. File my 2012 tax return If line 2 is more than line 3, skip line 4. File my 2012 tax return If line 3 is more than line 2, you exclude gain, and the gain is more than you can exclude, see the instructions for line 3 in the Instructions for Form 4684 for the amount to enter. File my 2012 tax return     4. File my 2012 tax return Gain from casualty. File my 2012 tax return If line 3 is more than line 2, enter the difference here and skip lines 5 through 9. File my 2012 tax return But see Next below line 9. File my 2012 tax return     5. File my 2012 tax return Fair market value before casualty     6. File my 2012 tax return Fair market value after casualty     7. File my 2012 tax return Decrease in fair market value. File my 2012 tax return Subtract line 6 from line 5. File my 2012 tax return     8. File my 2012 tax return Enter the smaller of line 2 or line 7 Note for business/rental part. File my 2012 tax return If the property was totally destroyed by casualty, enter on line 8, column (b) the amount from line 2, column (b). File my 2012 tax return     9. File my 2012 tax return Subtract line 3 from line 8. File my 2012 tax return If zero or less, enter -0-. File my 2012 tax return     Next: Transfer the entries from line 1 and lines 2-9, column (a), above to the corresponding lines on Form 4684, Section A. File my 2012 tax return Transfer the entries from line 1 and lines 2-9, column (b), to the corresponding lines on Form 4684, Section B. File my 2012 tax return Worksheet A. File my 2012 tax return Cost or Other (Adjusted) Basis Caution. File my 2012 tax return See the Worksheet A Instructions before you use this worksheet. File my 2012 tax return         (a) Personal Part (b) Business/Rental Part 1. File my 2012 tax return   Enter the purchase price of the home damaged or destroyed. File my 2012 tax return (If you filed Form 2119 when you originally acquired that home to postpone gain on the sale of a previous home before May 7, 1997, enter the adjusted basis of the new home from that Form 2119. File my 2012 tax return ) 1. File my 2012 tax return     2. File my 2012 tax return   Seller paid points for home bought after 1990. File my 2012 tax return Do not include any seller-paid points you already subtracted to arrive at the amount entered on line 1 2. File my 2012 tax return     3. File my 2012 tax return   Subtract line 2 from line 1 3. File my 2012 tax return     4. File my 2012 tax return   Settlement fees or closing costs. File my 2012 tax return (See Settlement costs in Publication 551. File my 2012 tax return ) If line 1 includes the adjusted basis of the new home from Form 2119, skip lines 4a-4g and 5; go to line 6. File my 2012 tax return         a. File my 2012 tax return Abstract and recording fees 4a. File my 2012 tax return       b. File my 2012 tax return Legal fees (including fees for title search and preparing documents) 4b. File my 2012 tax return       c. File my 2012 tax return Survey fees 4c. File my 2012 tax return       d. File my 2012 tax return Title insurance 4d. File my 2012 tax return       e. File my 2012 tax return Transfer or stamp taxes 4e. File my 2012 tax return       f. File my 2012 tax return Amounts that the seller owed that you agreed to pay (back taxes or interest, recording or mortgage fees, and sales commissions) 4f. File my 2012 tax return       g. File my 2012 tax return Other 4g. File my 2012 tax return     5. File my 2012 tax return   Add lines 4a through 4g 5. File my 2012 tax return     6. File my 2012 tax return   Cost of additions and improvements. File my 2012 tax return (See Increases to Basis in Publication 551. File my 2012 tax return ) Do not include any additions and improvements included on line 1 6. File my 2012 tax return     7. File my 2012 tax return   Special tax assessments paid for local improvements, such as streets and sidewalks 7. File my 2012 tax return     8. File my 2012 tax return   Other increases to basis 8. File my 2012 tax return     9. File my 2012 tax return   Add lines 3, 5, 6, 7, and 8 9. File my 2012 tax return     10. File my 2012 tax return   Depreciation allowed or allowable, related to the business use or rental of the home 10. File my 2012 tax return 0   11. File my 2012 tax return   Other decreases to basis (See Decreases to Basis in Publication 551. File my 2012 tax return ) 11. File my 2012 tax return     12. File my 2012 tax return   Add lines 10 and 11 12. File my 2012 tax return     13. File my 2012 tax return   Cost or other (adjusted) basis of home damaged or destroyed. File my 2012 tax return Subtract line 12 from line 9. File my 2012 tax return Enter here and on Schedule 20, line 2 13. File my 2012 tax return     Worksheet A Instructions. File my 2012 tax return If you use Worksheet A to figure the cost or other (adjusted) basis of your home, follow these instructions. File my 2012 tax return DO NOT use this worksheet to determine your basis if you acquired an interest in your home from a decedent who died in 2010 and whose executor filed Form 8939. File my 2012 tax return IF. File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return   THEN. File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return you inherited your home from a decedent who died either before or after 2010 or from a decedent who died in 2010 and whose executor did not file Form 8939. File my 2012 tax return 1 skip lines 1–4 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 2 find your basis using the rules under Inherited Property in Publication 551. File my 2012 tax return Enter this amount on line 5 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 3 fill out lines 6–13 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return you received your home as a gift 1 read Property Received as a Gift in Publication 551 and enter on lines 1 and 3 of the worksheet either the donor's adjusted basis or the home's fair market value at the time of the gift, whichever is appropriate. File my 2012 tax return 2 if you can add any federal gift tax to your basis, enter that amount on line 5 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 3 fill out the rest of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return you received your home as a trade for other property 1 enter on line 1 of the worksheet the fair market value of the other property at the time of the trade. File my 2012 tax return (But if you received your home as a trade for your previous home before May 7, 1997, and had a gain on the trade that you postponed using Form 2119, enter on line 1 of the worksheet the adjusted basis of the new home from that Form 2119. File my 2012 tax return ) 2 fill out the rest of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return you built your home 1 add the purchase price of the land and the cost of building the home. File my 2012 tax return Enter that total on line 1 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return (However, if you filed a Form 2119 to postpone gain on the sale of a previous home before May 7, 1997, enter on line 1 of the worksheet the adjusted basis of the new home from that Form 2119. File my 2012 tax return ) 2 fill out the rest of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return you received your home from your spouse after July 18, 1984 1 skip lines 1–4 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 2 enter on line 5 of the worksheet your spouse's cost or other (adjusted) basis in the home just before you received it. File my 2012 tax return 3 fill out lines 6–13 of the worksheet, making adjustments to basis only for events after the transfer. File my 2012 tax return you owned a home jointly with your spouse, who transferred his or her interest in the home to you after July 18, 1984     fill out one worksheet, making adjustments to basis for events both before and after the transfer. File my 2012 tax return   you received your home from your spouse before July 19, 1984 1 skip lines 1–4 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 2 enter on line 5 of the worksheet the home's fair market value at the time you received it. File my 2012 tax return 3 fill out lines 6–13 of the worksheet, making adjustments to basis only for events after the transfer. File my 2012 tax return you owned a home jointly with your spouse, and your spouse transferred his or her interest in the home to you before July 19, 1984 1 fill out a worksheet, lines 1–13, making adjustments to basis only for events before the transfer. File my 2012 tax return 2 multiply the amount on line 13 of that worksheet by 50% (0. File my 2012 tax return 50) to get the adjusted basis of your half-interest at the time of the transfer. File my 2012 tax return 3 multiply the fair market value of the home at the time of the transfer by 50% (0. File my 2012 tax return 50). File my 2012 tax return Generally, this is the basis of the half-interest that your spouse owned. File my 2012 tax return 4 add the amounts from steps 2 and 3 and enter the total on line 5 of a second worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 5 complete lines 6–13 of the second worksheet, making adjustments to basis only for events after the transfer. File my 2012 tax return you owned your home jointly with a nonspouse 1 fill out lines 1–13 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 2 multiply the amount on line 13 by your percentage of ownership to get the adjusted basis of your part-interest. File my 2012 tax return Worksheet A Instructions. File my 2012 tax return (Continued) IF. File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return   THEN. File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return . File my 2012 tax return you owned your home jointly with your spouse who died before 2010 and before the casualty 1 fill out a worksheet, lines 1–13, including adjustments to basis only for events before your spouse's death. File my 2012 tax return 2 multiply the amount on line 13 of that worksheet by 50% (0. File my 2012 tax return 50) to get the adjusted basis of your half-interest on the date of death. File my 2012 tax return 3 figure the basis for the half-interest owned by your spouse. File my 2012 tax return This is one-half of the fair market value on the date of death (or later alternate valuation used for estate or inheritance tax). File my 2012 tax return (The basis in your half will remain one-half of the adjusted basis determined in step 2. File my 2012 tax return ) 4 add the amounts from steps 2 and 3 and enter the total on line 5 of a second worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 5 complete lines 6–13 of the second worksheet, making adjustments to basis only for events after your spouse's death. File my 2012 tax return you owned your home jointly with your spouse who died before 2010 and before the casualty, and your permanent legal home is in a community property state 1 skip lines 1–4 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 2 enter the amount of your basis on line 5 of the worksheet. File my 2012 tax return Generally, this is the fair market value of the home at the time of death. File my 2012 tax return (But see Community Property in Publication 551 for special rules. File my 2012 tax return ) 3 fill out lines 6–13 of the worksheet, making adjustments to basis only for events after your spouse's death. File my 2012 tax return you owned your home jointly with a nonspouse who died before 2010 and before the casualty 1 fill out lines 1–13 of the worksheet, including adjustments to basis only for events before the co-owner's death. File my 2012 tax return 2 multiply the amount on line 13 by your percentage of ownership to get the adjusted basis of your part-interest on the date of death. File my 2012 tax return 3 multiply the fair market value on the date of death (or later alternate valuation used for estate or inheritance tax) by the co-owner's percentage of ownership. File my 2012 tax return This is the basis for the co-owner's part-interest. File my 2012 tax return 4 add the amounts from steps 2 and 3 and enter the total on line 5 of a second worksheet. File my 2012 tax return 5 complete lines 6–13 of the second worksheet, including adjustments to basis only for events after the co-owner's death. File my 2012 tax return your home was ever damaged as a result of a prior casualty 1 on line 8 of the worksheet, enter any amounts you spent to restore the home to its condition before the prior casualty. File my 2012 tax return 2 on line 11 enter: any insurance reimbursements you received (or expect to receive) for the prior loss,  and any deductible casualty losses from prior years not covered by insurance. File my 2012 tax return the person who sold you your home paid points on your loan and you bought your home after 1990 but before April 4, 1994. File my 2012 tax return   on line 2 enter the seller-paid points only if you deducted them as home mortgage interest in the year paid (unless you used the seller-paid points to reduce the amount on line 1). File my 2012 tax return the person who sold you your home paid points on your loan and you bought your home after April 3, 1994   on line 2 enter the seller-paid points even if you did not deduct them (unless you used the seller-paid points to reduce the amount on line 1). File my 2012 tax return you used part of the property as your home and part of it for business or to produce rental income   you must allocate the entries on Worksheet A between the personal part (column (a)) and the business/rental part (column (b)). File my 2012 tax return none of these items apply   fill out the entire worksheet. File my 2012 tax return Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications
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File my 2012 tax return Part One -   The Income Tax Return The four chapters in this part provide basic information on the tax system. File my 2012 tax return They take you through the first steps of filling out a tax return—such as deciding what your filing status is, how many exemptions you can take, and what form to file. File my 2012 tax return They also discuss recordkeeping requirements, IRS e-file (electronic filing), certain penalties, and the two methods used to pay tax during the year: withholding and estimated tax. File my 2012 tax return Table of Contents 1. File my 2012 tax return   Filing InformationWhat's New Reminders Introduction Do I Have To File a Return?Individuals—In General Dependents Certain Children Under Age 19 or Full-Time Students Self-Employed Persons Aliens Who Should File Which Form Should I Use?Form 1040EZ Form 1040A Form 1040 Does My Return Have To Be on Paper?IRS e-file When Do I Have To File?Private delivery services. File my 2012 tax return Extensions of Time To File How Do I Prepare My Return?When Do I Report My Income and Expenses? Social Security Number (SSN) Presidential Election Campaign Fund Computations Attachments Third Party Designee Signatures Paid Preparer Refunds Amount You Owe Gift To Reduce Debt Held by the Public Name and Address Where Do I File? What Happens After I File?What Records Should I Keep? Why Keep Records? Kinds of Records to Keep Basic Records How Long to Keep Records Refund Information Interest on Refunds Change of Address What If I Made a Mistake?Amended Returns and Claims for Refund Penalties Identity Theft 2. File my 2012 tax return   Filing StatusWhat's New Introduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Marital StatusDivorced persons. File my 2012 tax return Divorce and remarriage. File my 2012 tax return Annulled marriages. File my 2012 tax return Head of household or qualifying widow(er) with dependent child. File my 2012 tax return Considered married. File my 2012 tax return Same-sex marriage. File my 2012 tax return Spouse died during the year. File my 2012 tax return Married persons living apart. File my 2012 tax return Single Married Filing JointlyFiling a Joint Return Married Filing SeparatelySpecial Rules Head of HouseholdConsidered Unmarried Keeping Up a Home Qualifying Person Qualifying Widow(er) With Dependent Child 3. File my 2012 tax return   Personal Exemptions and DependentsWhat's New Introduction Useful Items - You may want to see: ExemptionsPersonal Exemptions Exemptions for Dependents Qualifying Child Qualifying Relative Phaseout of Exemptions Social Security Numbers for DependentsBorn and died in 2013. File my 2012 tax return Taxpayer identification numbers for aliens. File my 2012 tax return Taxpayer identification numbers for adoptees. File my 2012 tax return 4. File my 2012 tax return   Tax Withholding and Estimated TaxWhat's New for 2014 Reminders Introduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Tax Withholding for 2014Salaries and Wages Tips Taxable Fringe Benefits Sick Pay Pensions and Annuities Gambling Winnings Unemployment Compensation Federal Payments Backup Withholding Estimated Tax for 2014Who Does Not Have To Pay Estimated Tax Who Must Pay Estimated Tax How To Figure Estimated Tax When To Pay Estimated Tax How To Figure Each Payment How To Pay Estimated Tax Credit for Withholding and Estimated Tax for 2013Withholding Estimated Tax Underpayment Penalty for 2013 Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications