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File taxes free state and federal Publication 584 - Main Content Table of Contents LossesCost or other basis. File taxes free state and federal Fair market value. File taxes free state and federal Exception for personal-use real property. File taxes free state and federal More information. File taxes free state and federal Comments and SuggestionsOrdering forms and publications. File taxes free state and federal Tax questions. File taxes free state and federal How To Get Tax HelpLow Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs). File taxes free state and federal Losses Generally, you may deduct losses to your home, household goods, and motor vehicles on your federal income tax return. File taxes free state and federal However, you may not deduct a casualty or theft loss that is covered by insurance unless you filed a timely insurance claim for reimbursement. File taxes free state and federal Any reimbursement you receive will reduce the loss. 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File taxes free state and federal   In figuring a casualty loss on personal-use real property, the entire property (including any improvements, such as buildings, trees, and shrubs) is treated as one item. File taxes free state and federal Figure the loss using the smaller of the following. File taxes free state and federal The decrease in FMV of the entire property. File taxes free state and federal The adjusted basis of the entire property. File taxes free state and federal Deduction limits. File taxes free state and federal   After you have figured the amount of your loss, as discussed earlier, you must figure how much of the loss you can deduct. File taxes free state and federal You do this on Form 4684, section A. File taxes free state and federal If the loss was to property for your personal use or your family's, there are two limits on the amount you can deduct for your casualty or theft loss. 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File taxes free state and federal   If you have a tax question, check the information available on IRS. File taxes free state and federal gov or call 1-800-829-1040. File taxes free state and federal We cannot answer tax questions sent to either of the above addresses. File taxes free state and federal How To Get Tax Help You can get help with unresolved tax issues, order free publications and forms, ask tax questions, and get information from the IRS in several ways. File taxes free state and federal By selecting the method that is best for you, you will have quick and easy access to tax help. File taxes free state and federal Free help with your return. File taxes free state and federal   Free help in preparing your return is available nationwide from IRS-certified volunteers. 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