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Filing taxes in 2014         (a) Parte Personal (b) Parte Comercial/de Alquiler 1. Filing taxes in 2014   Anote el precio de compra de la vivienda dañada o destruida. Filing taxes in 2014 (Si usted presentó el Formulario 2119 cuando en un principio adquirió dicha vivienda para aplazar ganancias provenientes de la venta de una vivienda anterior antes del 7 de mayo de 1997, anote la base ajustada de la vivienda nueva, usando la cantidad que aparece en dicho Formulario 2119). Filing taxes in 2014 1. Filing taxes in 2014     2. Filing taxes in 2014   Puntos pagados por el vendedor para una vivienda comprada después de 1990. Filing taxes in 2014 No incluya puntos pagados por el vendedor que ya restó para llegar a la cantidad anotada en la línea 1 2. Filing taxes in 2014     3. Filing taxes in 2014   Reste la línea 2 de la línea 1 3. Filing taxes in 2014     4. Filing taxes in 2014   Cargos por liquidación o costos de cierre. Filing taxes in 2014 (Vea Settlement Costs (Costos de Liquidación) en la Publicación 551, en inglés). Filing taxes in 2014 Si la línea 1 incluye la base ajustada de la vivienda nueva del Formulario 2119, ignore las líneas 4a a la 4g y 5; para entonces pasar a la línea 6. Filing taxes in 2014         a. Filing taxes in 2014 Honorarios por estudios de escritura 4a. Filing taxes in 2014       b. Filing taxes in 2014 Honorarios legales (incluyendo honorarios por trámites relacionados con la escritura y la preparación de documentos) 4b. Filing taxes in 2014       c. Filing taxes in 2014 Estudios topográficos 4c. Filing taxes in 2014       d. Filing taxes in 2014 Seguro de escritura de propietario 4d. Filing taxes in 2014       e. Filing taxes in 2014 Impuestos de traspaso o de sello 4e. Filing taxes in 2014       f. Filing taxes in 2014 Cantidades que el vendedor adeudaba y que usted acordó pagar (impuestos atrasados o intereses, costos de registro o cargos hipotecarios y comisiones sobre las ventas) 4f. Filing taxes in 2014       g. Filing taxes in 2014 Otros gastos 4g. Filing taxes in 2014     5. Filing taxes in 2014   Sume las líneas 4a a la 4g 5. Filing taxes in 2014     6. Filing taxes in 2014   Costo de ampliaciones y mejoras. Filing taxes in 2014 (Vea Increases to Basis (Aumentos en la Base) en la Publicación 551, en inglés). Filing taxes in 2014 No incluya ninguna de las ampliaciones o mejoras incluidas en la línea 1 6. Filing taxes in 2014     7. Filing taxes in 2014   Tasaciones tributarias especiales pagadas por concepto de mejoras locales, tales como calles y aceras o banquetas 7. Filing taxes in 2014     8. Filing taxes in 2014   Otros aumentos en la base 8. Filing taxes in 2014     9. Filing taxes in 2014   Sume las líneas 3, 5, 6, 7 y 8 9. Filing taxes in 2014     10. Filing taxes in 2014   Depreciación (permitida o permisible) relacionada con el uso comercial o alquiler de la vivienda 10. Filing taxes in 2014 0   11. Filing taxes in 2014   Otras disminuciones en la base (Vea Decreases to Basis (Disminuciones en la Base) en la Publicación 551, en inglés). Filing taxes in 2014 11. Filing taxes in 2014     12. Filing taxes in 2014   Sume las líneas 10 y 11 12. Filing taxes in 2014     13. Filing taxes in 2014   Costo u otra base (ajustada) de la vivienda dañada o destruida. Filing taxes in 2014 Reste la línea 12 de la línea 9. Filing taxes in 2014 Anote dicha cantidad aquí y en la línea 2 del Anexo 20 13. Filing taxes in 2014     Instrucciones para la Hoja de Trabajo A. Filing taxes in 2014 Si usted usa la Hoja de Trabajo A para calcular el costo u otra base (ajustada) de su vivienda, siga estas instrucciones. Filing taxes in 2014 NO utilice esta hoja de trabajo para determinar el costo de su base si adquirió interés de su vivienda por un difunto que falleció en 2010 y el albacea de su caudal hereditario presentó el Formulario 8939. Filing taxes in 2014 SI. Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014   ENTONCES. Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 usted heredó su vivienda de un difunto que falleció antes o depués del 2010, o de un difunto que falleció en el 2010 pero la albacea de su caudal hereditario no presentó el Formulario 8939. Filing taxes in 2014 1 omita las líneas 1 a la 4 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 2 encuentre su base utilizando las reglas bajo Inherited Property (Bienes Heredados) en la Publicación 551, en inglés. Filing taxes in 2014 Anote esta cantidad en la línea 5 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 3 llene las líneas 6 a la 13 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 usted recibió su vivienda como un regalo (donación) 1 lea Property Received as Gift (Bienes Recibidos como Regalo (Donación)) en la Publicación 551, en inglés, y anote en las líneas 1 y 3 de la hoja de trabajo la base ajustada del donante o el valor justo de mercado de la vivienda en el momento del regalo (donación), lo que proceda. Filing taxes in 2014 2 si usted puede sumar algún impuesto federal sobre donaciones a su base, anote esa cantidad en la línea 5 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 3 llene el resto de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 usted recibió su vivienda como un canje por otra propiedad 1 anote en la línea 1 de la hoja de trabajo el valor justo de mercado de la otra propiedad al tiempo del canje. Filing taxes in 2014 (Pero si usted recibió su vivienda como un canje por su vivienda anterior antes del 7 de mayo de 1997, y tuvo una ganancia en que el canje se aplazó utilizando el Formulario 2119, anote en la línea 1 de la hoja de trabajo la base ajustada de la vivienda nueva que aparece en dicho formulario). Filing taxes in 2014 2 llene el resto de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 usted construyó su vivienda 1 sume el precio de compra del terreno y el costo de la construcción de la vivienda. Filing taxes in 2014 Anote ese total en la línea 1 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 (Sin embargo, si usted presentó un Formulario 2119 para aplazar ganancias en la venta de una vivienda anterior antes del 7 de mayo de 1997, anote en la línea 1 de la hoja de trabajo la base ajustada de la vivienda nueva que aparece en dicho formulario). Filing taxes in 2014 2 llene el resto de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 usted recibió su vivienda de su cónyuge después del 18 de julio de 1984 1 ignore las líneas 1 a la 4 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 2 anote en la línea 5 de la hoja de trabajo el costo u otra base (ajustada) de su cónyuge en la vivienda justo antes de que usted la haya recibido. Filing taxes in 2014 3 llene las líneas 6 a la 13 de la hoja de trabajo, haciendo ajustes a la base solamente por acontecimientos después del traspaso. Filing taxes in 2014 usted fue dueño de una vivienda conjuntamente con su cónyuge, el cual le traspasó su participación en la misma después del 18 de julio de 1984     llene una hoja de trabajo, haciendo los ajustes a la base por acontecimientos tanto antes como después del traspaso. Filing taxes in 2014   usted recibió su vivienda de su cónyuge antes del 19 de julio de 1984 1 ignore las líneas 1 a la 4 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 2 anote en la línea 5 de la hoja de trabajo el valor justo de mercado de la vivienda cuando usted la recibió. Filing taxes in 2014 3 llene las líneas 6 a la 13 de la hoja de trabajo, ajustando la base solamente por acontecimientos después del traspaso. Filing taxes in 2014 usted fue dueño de una vivienda conjuntamente con su cónyuge, el cual le traspasó su participación en la misma antes del 19 de julio de 1984 1 llene una hoja de trabajo, las líneas 1 a la 13, ajustando la base solamente por acontecimientos antes del traspaso. Filing taxes in 2014 2 multiplique la cantidad de la línea 13 de esa hoja de trabajo por 0. Filing taxes in 2014 5 para obtener la base ajustada de la mitad de su participación a la hora del traspaso. Filing taxes in 2014 3 multiplique el valor justo de mercado de la vivienda a la hora del traspaso por 0. Filing taxes in 2014 5. Filing taxes in 2014 Generalmente, el resultado corresponde a la base de la mitad de la participación de su cónyuge. Filing taxes in 2014 4 sume las cantidades de los pasos 2 y 3 y anote el total en la línea 5 de una segunda hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 5 complete el resto de la segunda hoja de trabajo, ajustando la base solamente por acontecimientos después del traspaso. Filing taxes in 2014 usted fue dueño de su vivienda conjuntamente con alguien (aparte de cónyuges que presenten una declaración conjunta) 1 llene las líneas 1 a la 13 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 2 multiplique la cantidad de la línea 13 para obtener la base ajustada suya por el porcentaje de su parte de su participación de la vivienda. Filing taxes in 2014 Instrucciones para la Hoja de Trabajo A. Filing taxes in 2014 (Continuación) SI. Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014   ENTONCES. Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 usted fue dueño de su vivienda conjuntamente con su cónyuge que falleció antes de 2010 y antes de un hecho fortuito 1 llene una hoja de trabajo, las líneas 1 a la 13, incluyendo ajustes a la base solamente por acontecimientos antes del fallecimiento de su cónyuge. Filing taxes in 2014 2 multiplique la cantidad de la línea 13 de esa hoja de trabajo por 0. Filing taxes in 2014 5 para obtener la base ajustada de la mitad de su participación a la fecha del fallecimiento. Filing taxes in 2014 3 calcule la base de la mitad de la participación de su cónyuge. Filing taxes in 2014 Esto corresponde a la mitad del valor justo de mercado en la fecha del fallecimiento (o la valoración alternativa usada posteriormente para propósitos de los impuestos de sucesiones o caudales hereditarios). Filing taxes in 2014 (La base de su mitad seguirá siendo la mitad de la base ajustada determinada en el paso 2). Filing taxes in 2014 4 sume las cantidades de los pasos 2 y 3 y anote el total en la línea 5 de una segunda hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 5 complete las líneas 6 a la 13 de la segunda hoja de trabajo, ajustando la base solamente por acontecimientos después del fallecimiento de su cónyuge. Filing taxes in 2014 usted fue dueño de su vivienda conjuntamente con su cónyuge que falleció antes de 2010 y antes de un hecho fortuito y, su vivienda permanente está en un estado donde rigen las leyes de la comunidad de bienes matrimoniales 1 ignore las líneas 1 a la 4 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 2 anote la cantidad de su base en la línea 5 de la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 Generalmente, esto corresponde al valor justo de mercado de la vivienda al momento del fallecimiento. Filing taxes in 2014 (No obstante, vea Community Property (Comunidad de Bienes Matrimoniales) en la Publicación 551, en inglés, para reglas especiales). Filing taxes in 2014 3 llene el resto de la hoja de trabajo, ajustando la base solamente por acontecimientos después del fallecimiento de su cónyuge. Filing taxes in 2014 usted fue dueño de su vivienda conjuntamente con alguien (que no sean cónyuges que presenten la declaración conjunta) que falleció antes de 2010 y antes de un hecho fortuito 1 llene las líneas 1 a la 13 de la hoja de trabajo, incluyendo ajustes a la base solamente por acontecimientos antes del fallecimiento del codueño. Filing taxes in 2014 2 multiplique la cantidad de la línea 13 por el porcentaje de su parte de su participación de la vivienda para obtener la base ajustada suyo en la fecha del fallecimiento. Filing taxes in 2014 3 multiplique el valor justo del mercado en la fecha del fallecimiento (o use la valuació alterna usada posteriormente para propositos de los impuestos de sucesiones o caudales hereditarios) por el porcentaje que corresponde a la participación del codueño. Filing taxes in 2014 Ésta es la base para el interés parcial del codueño. Filing taxes in 2014 4 sume las cantidades de los pasos 2 y 3 y anote el total en la línea 5 de una segunda hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 5 complete las líneas 6 a la 13 de la segunda hoja de trabajo incluyendo ajustes a la base solamente por acontecimientos después del fallecimiento del codueño. Filing taxes in 2014 alguna vez su vivienda sufrió daños debido a un hecho fortuito anterior 1 en la línea 8 de la hoja de trabajo, anote toda cantidad que haya gastado para restaurar la vivienda a su estado original antes del hecho fortuito anterior. Filing taxes in 2014 2 en la línea 11 anote: todo reembolso de seguros que usted haya recibido (o espera recibir) por la pérdida anterior  y toda pérdida por hecho fortuito deducible de años anteriores no cubierta por  su seguro. Filing taxes in 2014 la persona que le vendió su vivienda pagó puntos sobre su préstamo y usted compró su vivienda después de 1990 pero antes del 4 de abril de 1994   en la línea 2 anote los puntos pagados por el vendedor solamente si usted los dedujo como intereses hipotecarios de la vivienda en el año en que fueron pagados (a no ser que haya utilizado los puntos pagados por el vendedor para reducir la cantidad de la línea 1). Filing taxes in 2014 la persona que le vendió su vivienda pagó puntos sobre su préstamo y usted compró su vivienda después del 3 de abril de 1994   en la línea 2 anote los puntos pagados por el vendedor aun si usted no los dedujo (a no ser que haya utilizado los puntos pagados por el vendedor para reducir la cantidad de la línea 1). Filing taxes in 2014 usted usó parte de la propiedad como su vivienda y parte de ella para propósitos comerciales o para generar ingresos de alquiler   usted debe asignar las anotaciones en la Hoja de Trabajo A entre la parte personal (columna (a)) y la parte comercial/de alquiler (columna (b)). Filing taxes in 2014 no corresponde ninguno de los puntos anteriores   llene completamente la hoja de trabajo. Filing taxes in 2014 Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications
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Filing taxes in 2014 4. Filing taxes in 2014   How Income of Aliens Is Taxed Table of Contents Introduction Topics - This chapter discusses: Useful Items - You may want to see: Resident Aliens Nonresident AliensTrade or Business in the United States Effectively Connected Income The 30% Tax Income From Real Property Transportation Tax Interrupted Period of Residence Expatriation TaxExpatriation Before June 4, 2004 Expatriation After June 3, 2004, and Before June 17, 2008 Expatriation After June 16, 2008 Introduction Resident and nonresident aliens are taxed in different ways. Filing taxes in 2014 Resident aliens are generally taxed in the same way as U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens. Filing taxes in 2014 Nonresident aliens are taxed based on the source of their income and whether or not their income is effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 The following discussions will help you determine if income you receive during the tax year is effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business and how it is taxed. Filing taxes in 2014 Topics - This chapter discusses: Income that is effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Income that is not effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Interrupted period of residence. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation tax. Filing taxes in 2014 Useful Items - You may want to see: Publication 544 Sales and Other Dispositions of Assets 1212 List of Original Issue Discount Instruments Form (and Instructions) 6251 Alternative Minimum Tax—Individuals Schedule D (Form 1040) Capital Gains and Losses See chapter 12 for information about getting these publications and forms. Filing taxes in 2014 Resident Aliens Resident aliens are generally taxed in the same way as U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens. Filing taxes in 2014 This means that their worldwide income is subject to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax and must be reported on their U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax return. Filing taxes in 2014 Income of resident aliens is subject to the graduated tax rates that apply to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens. Filing taxes in 2014 Resident aliens use the Tax Table or Tax Computation Worksheets located in the Form 1040 instructions, which apply to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens. Filing taxes in 2014 Nonresident Aliens A nonresident alien's income that is subject to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 income tax must be divided into two categories: Income that is effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States, and Income that is not effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States (discussed under The 30% Tax, later). Filing taxes in 2014 The difference between these two categories is that effectively connected income, after allowable deductions, is taxed at graduated rates. Filing taxes in 2014 These are the same rates that apply to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens and residents. Filing taxes in 2014 Income that is not effectively connected is taxed at a flat 30% (or lower treaty) rate. Filing taxes in 2014 If you were formerly a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen or resident alien, these rules may not apply. Filing taxes in 2014 See Expatriation Tax, later, in this chapter. Filing taxes in 2014 Trade or Business in the United States Generally, you must be engaged in a trade or business during the tax year to be able to treat income received in that year as effectively connected with that trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Whether you are engaged in a trade or business in the United States depends on the nature of your activities. Filing taxes in 2014 The discussions that follow will help you determine whether you are engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Personal Services If you perform personal services in the United States at any time during the tax year, you usually are considered engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain compensation paid to a nonresident alien by a foreign employer is not included in gross income. Filing taxes in 2014 For more information, see Services Performed for Foreign Employer in chapter 3. Filing taxes in 2014 Other Trade or Business Activities Other examples of being engaged in a trade or business in the United States follow. Filing taxes in 2014 Students and trainees. Filing taxes in 2014   You are considered engaged in a trade or business in the United States if you are temporarily present in the United States as a nonimmigrant under an “F,” “J,” “M,” or “Q” visa. Filing taxes in 2014 A nonresident alien temporarily present in the United States under a “J” visa includes a nonresident alien individual admitted to the United States as an exchange visitor under the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961. Filing taxes in 2014 The taxable part of any scholarship or fellowship grant that is U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income is treated as effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Business operations. Filing taxes in 2014   If you own and operate a business in the United States selling services, products, or merchandise, you are, with certain exceptions, engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Partnerships. Filing taxes in 2014   If you are a member of a partnership that at any time during the tax year is engaged in a trade or business in the United States, you are considered to be engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Beneficiary of an estate or trust. Filing taxes in 2014   If you are the beneficiary of an estate or trust that is engaged in a trade or business in the United States, you are treated as being engaged in the same trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Trading in stocks, securities, and commodities. Filing taxes in 2014   If your only U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 business activity is trading in stocks, securities, or commodities (including hedging transactions) through a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident broker or other agent, you are not engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014   For transactions in stocks or securities, this applies to any nonresident alien, including a dealer or broker in stocks and securities. Filing taxes in 2014   For transactions in commodities, this applies to commodities that are usually traded on an organized commodity exchange and to transactions that are usually carried out at such an exchange. Filing taxes in 2014   This discussion does not apply if you have a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 office or other fixed place of business at any time during the tax year through which, or by the direction of which, you carry out your transactions in stocks, securities, or commodities. Filing taxes in 2014 Trading for a nonresident alien's own account. Filing taxes in 2014   You are not engaged in a trade or business in the United States if trading for your own account in stocks, securities, or commodities is your only U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 business activity. Filing taxes in 2014 This applies even if the trading takes place while you are present in the United States or is done by your employee or your broker or other agent. Filing taxes in 2014   This does not apply to trading for your own account if you are a dealer in stocks, securities, or commodities. Filing taxes in 2014 This does not necessarily mean, however, that as a dealer you are considered to be engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Determine that based on the facts and circumstances in each case or under the rules given above in Trading in stocks, securities, and commodities . Filing taxes in 2014 Effectively Connected Income If you are engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business, all income, gain, or loss for the tax year that you get from sources within the United States (other than certain investment income) is treated as effectively connected income. Filing taxes in 2014 This applies whether or not there is any connection between the income and the trade or business being carried on in the United States during the tax year. Filing taxes in 2014 Two tests, described next under Investment Income, determine whether certain items of investment income (such as interest, dividends, and royalties) are treated as effectively connected with that business. Filing taxes in 2014 In limited circumstances, some kinds of foreign source income may be treated as effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 For a discussion of these rules, see Foreign Income , later. Filing taxes in 2014 Investment Income Investment income from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 sources that may or may not be treated as effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business generally falls into the following three categories. Filing taxes in 2014 Fixed or determinable income (interest, dividends, rents, royalties, premiums, annuities, etc. Filing taxes in 2014 ). Filing taxes in 2014 Gains (some of which are considered capital gains) from the sale or exchange of the following types of property. Filing taxes in 2014 Timber, coal, or domestic iron ore with a retained economic interest. Filing taxes in 2014 Patents, copyrights, and similar property on which you receive contingent payments after October 4, 1966. Filing taxes in 2014 Patents transferred before October 5, 1966. Filing taxes in 2014 Original issue discount obligations. Filing taxes in 2014 Capital gains (and losses). Filing taxes in 2014 Use the two tests, described next, to determine whether an item of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income falling in one of the three categories above and received during the tax year is effectively connected with your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 If the tests indicate that the item of income is effectively connected, you must include it with your other effectively connected income. Filing taxes in 2014 If the item of income is not effectively connected, include it with all other income discussed under The 30% Tax later, in this chapter. Filing taxes in 2014 Asset-use test. Filing taxes in 2014   This test usually applies to income that is not directly produced by trade or business activities. Filing taxes in 2014 Under this test, if an item of income is from assets (property) used in, or held for use in, the trade or business in the United States, it is considered effectively connected. Filing taxes in 2014   An asset is used in, or held for use in, the trade or business in the United States if the asset is: Held for the principal purpose of promoting the conduct of a trade or business in the United States, Acquired and held in the ordinary course of the trade or business conducted in the United States (for example, an account receivable or note receivable arising from that trade or business), or Otherwise held to meet the present needs of the trade or business in the United States and not its anticipated future needs. Filing taxes in 2014 Generally, stock of a corporation is not treated as an asset used in, or held for use in, a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Business-activities test. Filing taxes in 2014   This test usually applies when income, gain, or loss comes directly from the active conduct of the trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 The business-activities test is most important when: Dividends or interest are received by a dealer in stocks or securities, Royalties are received in the trade or business of licensing patents or similar property, or Service fees are earned by a servicing business. Filing taxes in 2014 Under this test, if the conduct of the U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business was a material factor in producing the income, the income is considered effectively connected. Filing taxes in 2014 Personal Service Income You usually are engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business when you perform personal services in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Personal service income you receive in a tax year in which you are engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business is effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Income received in a year other than the year you performed the services is also effectively connected if it would have been effectively connected if received in the year you performed the services. Filing taxes in 2014 Personal service income includes wages, salaries, commissions, fees, per diem allowances, and employee allowances and bonuses. Filing taxes in 2014 The income may be paid to you in the form of cash, services, or property. Filing taxes in 2014 If you are engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business only because you perform personal services in the United States during the tax year, income and gains from assets, and gains and losses from the sale or exchange of capital assets are generally not effectively connected with your trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 However, if there is a direct economic relationship between your holding of the asset and your trade or business of performing personal services, the income, gain, or loss is effectively connected. Filing taxes in 2014 Pensions. Filing taxes in 2014   If you were a nonresident alien engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business after 1986 because you performed personal services in the United States, and you later receive a pension or retirement pay attributable to these services, such payments are effectively connected income in each year you receive them. Filing taxes in 2014 This is true whether or not you are engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business in the year you receive the retirement pay. Filing taxes in 2014 Transportation Income Transportation income (defined in chapter 2) is effectively connected if you meet both of the following conditions. Filing taxes in 2014 You had a fixed place of business in the United States involved in earning the income. Filing taxes in 2014 At least 90% of your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source transportation income is attributable to regularly scheduled transportation. Filing taxes in 2014 “Fixed place of business” generally means a place, site, structure, or other similar facility through which you engage in a trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 “Regularly scheduled transportation” means that a ship or aircraft follows a published schedule with repeated sailings or flights at regular intervals between the same points for voyages or flights that begin or end in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 This definition applies to both scheduled and chartered air transportation. Filing taxes in 2014 If you do not meet the two conditions above, the income is not effectively connected and is taxed at a 4% rate. Filing taxes in 2014 See Transportation Tax, later, in this chapter. Filing taxes in 2014 Business Profits and Losses and Sales Transactions All profits or losses from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 sources that are from the operation of a business in the United States are effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 For example, profit from the sale in the United States of inventory property purchased either in this country or in a foreign country is effectively connected trade or business income. Filing taxes in 2014 A share of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source profits or losses of a partnership that is engaged in a trade or business in the United States is also effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Real Property Gain or Loss Gains and losses from the sale or exchange of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interests (whether or not they are capital assets) are taxed as if you are engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 You must treat the gain or loss as effectively connected with that trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest. Filing taxes in 2014   This is any interest in real property located in the United States or the U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 Virgin Islands or any interest (other than as a creditor) in a domestic corporation that is a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property holding corporation. Filing taxes in 2014 Real property includes the following. Filing taxes in 2014 Land and unsevered natural products of the land, such as growing crops and timber, and mines, wells, and other natural deposits. Filing taxes in 2014 Improvements on land, including buildings, other permanent structures, and their structural components. Filing taxes in 2014 Personal property associated with the use of real property, such as equipment used in farming, mining, forestry, or construction or property used in lodging facilities or rented office space, unless the personal property is: Disposed of more than one year before or after the disposition of the real property, or Separately sold to persons unrelated either to the seller or to the buyer of the real property. Filing taxes in 2014 U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property holding corporation. Filing taxes in 2014   A corporation is a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property holding corporation if the fair market value of the corporation's U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interests are at least 50% of the total fair market value of: The corporation's U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interests, plus The corporation's interests in real property located outside the United States, plus The corporation's other assets that are used in, or held for use in, a trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014   Gain or loss on the sale of the stock in any domestic corporation is taxed as if you are engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business unless you establish that the corporation is not a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property holding corporation. Filing taxes in 2014   A U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest does not include a class of stock of a corporation that is regularly traded on an established securities market, unless you hold more than 5% of the fair market value of that class of stock. Filing taxes in 2014 An interest in a foreign corporation owning U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property generally is not a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest unless the corporation chooses to be treated as a domestic corporation. Filing taxes in 2014 Qualified investment entities. Filing taxes in 2014   Special rules apply to qualified investment entities (QIEs). Filing taxes in 2014 A QIE is any real estate investment trust (REIT) or any regulated investment company (RIC) that is a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property holding corporation. Filing taxes in 2014    Generally, any distribution from a QIE to a shareholder that is attributable to gain from the sale or exchange of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest is treated as a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property gain by the shareholder receiving the distribution. Filing taxes in 2014 A distribution by a QIE on stock regularly traded on an established securities market in the United States is not treated as gain from the sale or exchange of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest if you did not own more than 5% of that stock at any time during the 1-year period ending on the date of the distribution. Filing taxes in 2014 A distribution that you do not treat as gain from the sale or exchange of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest is included in your gross income as a regular dividend. Filing taxes in 2014 Note. Filing taxes in 2014 Beginning January 1, 2014 (unless extended by legislation), a RIC that is a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property holding corporation will only be treated as a QIE for certain distributions from the RIC that are directly or indirectly attributable to distributions received by the RIC from a REIT. Filing taxes in 2014 Domestically controlled QIE. Filing taxes in 2014   The sale of an interest in a domestically controlled QIE is not the sale of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest. Filing taxes in 2014 The entity is domestically controlled if at all times during the testing period less than 50% in value of its stock was held, directly or indirectly, by foreign persons. Filing taxes in 2014 The testing period is the shorter of (a) the 5-year period ending on the date of disposition, or (b) the period during which the entity was in existence. Filing taxes in 2014 Wash sale. Filing taxes in 2014    If you dispose of an interest in a domestically controlled QIE in an applicable wash sale transaction, special rules apply. Filing taxes in 2014 An applicable wash sale transaction is one in which you: Dispose of an interest in the domestically controlled QIE during the 30-day period before the ex-dividend date of a distribution that you would (but for the disposition) have treated as gain from the sale or exchange of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest, and Acquire, or enter into a contract or option to acquire, a substantially identical interest in that entity during the 61-day period that began on the first day of the 30-day period. Filing taxes in 2014 If this occurs, you are treated as having gain from the sale or exchange of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest in an amount equal to the distribution made after June 15, 2006, that would have been treated as such gain. Filing taxes in 2014 This also applies to any substitute dividend payment. Filing taxes in 2014   A transaction is not treated as an applicable wash sale transaction if: You actually receive the distribution from the domestically controlled QIE related to the interest disposed of, or acquired, in the transaction, or You dispose of any class of stock in a QIE that is regularly traded on an established securities market in the United States but only if you did not own more than 5% of that class of stock at any time during the 1-year period ending on the date of the distribution. Filing taxes in 2014 Alternative minimum tax. Filing taxes in 2014   There may be a minimum tax on your net gain from the disposition of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interests. Filing taxes in 2014 Figure the amount of this tax, if any, on Form 6251. Filing taxes in 2014 Withholding of tax. Filing taxes in 2014   If you dispose of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest, the buyer may have to withhold tax. Filing taxes in 2014 See the discussion of Tax Withheld on Real Property Sales in chapter 8. Filing taxes in 2014 Foreign Income You must treat three kinds of foreign source income as effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States if: You have an office or other fixed place of business in the United States to which the income can be attributed, That office or place of business is a material factor in producing the income, and The income is produced in the ordinary course of the trade or business carried on through that office or other fixed place of business. Filing taxes in 2014 An office or other fixed place of business is a material factor if it significantly contributes to, and is an essential economic element in, the earning of the income. Filing taxes in 2014 The three kinds of foreign source income are listed below. Filing taxes in 2014 Rents and royalties for the use of, or for the privilege of using, intangible personal property located outside the United States or from any interest in such property. Filing taxes in 2014 Included are rents or royalties for the use, or for the privilege of using, outside the United States, patents, copyrights, secret processes and formulas, goodwill, trademarks, trade brands, franchises, and similar properties if the rents or royalties are from the active conduct of a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Dividends, interest, or amounts received for the provision of a guarantee of indebtedness issued after September 27, 2010, from the active conduct of a banking, financing, or similar business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 A substitute dividend or interest payment received under a securities lending transaction or a sale-repurchase transaction is treated the same as the amounts received on the transferred security. Filing taxes in 2014 Income, gain, or loss from the sale outside the United States, through the U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 office or other fixed place of business, of: Stock in trade, Property that would be included in inventory if on hand at the end of the tax year, or Property held primarily for sale to customers in the ordinary course of business. Filing taxes in 2014 Item (3) will not apply if you sold the property for use, consumption, or disposition outside the United States and an office or other fixed place of business in a foreign country was a material factor in the sale. Filing taxes in 2014 Any foreign source income that is equivalent to any item of income described above is treated as effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 For example, foreign source interest and dividend equivalents are treated as U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 effectively connected income if the income is derived by a foreign person in the active conduct of a banking, financing, or similar business within the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Tax on Effectively Connected Income Income you receive during the tax year that is effectively connected with your trade or business in the United States is, after allowable deductions, taxed at the rates that apply to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens and residents. Filing taxes in 2014 Generally, you can receive effectively connected income only if you are a nonresident alien engaged in trade or business in the United States during the tax year. Filing taxes in 2014 However, income you receive from the sale or exchange of property, the performance of services, or any other transaction in another tax year is treated as effectively connected in that year if it would have been effectively connected in the year the transaction took place or you performed the services. Filing taxes in 2014 Example. Filing taxes in 2014 Ted Richards, a nonresident alien, entered the United States in August 2012, to perform personal services in the U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 office of his overseas employer. Filing taxes in 2014 He worked in the U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 office until December 25, 2012, but did not leave this country until January 11, 2013. Filing taxes in 2014 On January 8, 2013, he received his final paycheck for services performed in the United States during 2012. Filing taxes in 2014 All of Ted's income during his stay here is U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income. Filing taxes in 2014 During 2012, Ted was engaged in the trade or business of performing personal services in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Therefore, all amounts paid to him in 2012 for services performed in the United States during 2012 are effectively connected with that trade or business during 2012. Filing taxes in 2014 The salary payment Ted received in January 2013 is U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income to him in 2013. Filing taxes in 2014 It is effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States because he was engaged in a trade or business in the United States during 2012 when he performed the services that earned the income. Filing taxes in 2014 Real property income. Filing taxes in 2014   You may be able to choose to treat all income from real property as effectively connected. Filing taxes in 2014 See Income From Real Property , later, in this chapter. Filing taxes in 2014 The 30% Tax Tax at a 30% (or lower treaty) rate applies to certain items of income or gains from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 sources but only if the items are not effectively connected with your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Fixed or Determinable Income The 30% (or lower treaty) rate applies to the gross amount of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source fixed or determinable annual or periodic gains, profits, or income. Filing taxes in 2014 Income is fixed when it is paid in amounts known ahead of time. Filing taxes in 2014 Income is determinable whenever there is a basis for figuring the amount to be paid. Filing taxes in 2014 Income can be periodic if it is paid from time to time. Filing taxes in 2014 It does not have to be paid annually or at regular intervals. Filing taxes in 2014 Income can be determinable or periodic even if the length of time during which the payments are made is increased or decreased. Filing taxes in 2014 Items specifically included as fixed or determinable income are interest (other than original issue discount), dividends, dividend equivalent payments (defined in chapter 2), rents, premiums, annuities, salaries, wages, and other compensation. Filing taxes in 2014 A substitute dividend or interest payment received under a securities lending transaction or a sale-repurchase transaction is treated the same as the amounts received on the transferred security. Filing taxes in 2014 Other items of income, such as royalties, also may be subject to the 30% tax. Filing taxes in 2014 Some fixed or determinable income may be exempt from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax. Filing taxes in 2014 See chapter 3 if you are not sure whether the income is taxable. Filing taxes in 2014 Original issue discount (OID). Filing taxes in 2014   If you sold, exchanged, or received a payment on a bond or other debt instrument that was issued at a discount after March 31, 1972, all or part of the original issue discount (OID) (other than portfolio interest) may be subject to the 30% tax. Filing taxes in 2014 The amount of OID is the difference between the stated redemption price at maturity and the issue price of the debt instrument. Filing taxes in 2014 The 30% tax applies in the following circumstances. Filing taxes in 2014 You received a payment on a debt instrument. Filing taxes in 2014 In this case, the amount of OID subject to tax is the OID that accrued while you held the debt instrument minus the OID previously taken into account. Filing taxes in 2014 But the tax on the OID cannot be more than the payment minus the tax on the interest payment on the debt instrument. Filing taxes in 2014 You sold or exchanged the debt instrument. Filing taxes in 2014 The amount of OID subject to tax is the OID that accrued while you held the debt instrument minus the amount already taxed in (1) above. Filing taxes in 2014   Report on your return the amount of OID shown on Form 1042-S, Foreign Person's U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 Source Income Subject to Withholding, if you bought the debt instrument at original issue. Filing taxes in 2014 However, you must recompute your proper share of OID shown on Form 1042-S if any of the following apply. Filing taxes in 2014 You bought the debt instrument at a premium or paid an acquisition premium. Filing taxes in 2014 The debt instrument is a stripped bond or a stripped coupon (including zero coupon instruments backed by U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 Treasury securities). Filing taxes in 2014 The debt instrument is a contingent payment or inflation-indexed debt instrument. Filing taxes in 2014 For the definition of premium and acquisition premium and instructions on how to recompute OID, get Publication 1212. Filing taxes in 2014   If you held a bond or other debt instrument that was issued at a discount before April 1, 1972, contact the IRS for further information. Filing taxes in 2014 See chapter 12. Filing taxes in 2014 Gambling Winnings In general, nonresident aliens are subject to the 30% tax on the gross proceeds from gambling won in the United States if that income is not effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business and is not exempted by treaty. Filing taxes in 2014 However, no tax is imposed on nonbusiness gambling income a nonresident alien wins playing blackjack, baccarat, craps, roulette, or big-6 wheel in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Nonresident aliens are taxed at graduated rates on net gambling income won in the United States that is effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Social Security Benefits A nonresident alien must include 85% of any U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 social security benefit (and the social security equivalent part of a tier 1 railroad retirement benefit) in U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source fixed or determinable annual or periodic income. Filing taxes in 2014 Social security benefits include monthly retirement, survivor, and disability benefits. Filing taxes in 2014 This income is exempt under some tax treaties. Filing taxes in 2014 See Table 1 in Publication 901, U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 Tax Treaties, for a list of tax treaties that exempt U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 social security benefits from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax. Filing taxes in 2014 Sales or Exchanges of Capital Assets These rules apply only to those capital gains and losses from sources in the United States that are not effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 They apply even if you are engaged in a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 These rules do not apply to the sale or exchange of a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 real property interest or to the sale of any property that is effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 See Real Property Gain or Loss , earlier, under Effectively Connected Income. Filing taxes in 2014 A capital asset is everything you own except: Inventory. Filing taxes in 2014 Business accounts or notes receivable. Filing taxes in 2014 Depreciable property used in a trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Real property used in a trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Supplies regularly used in a trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain copyrights, literary or musical or artistic compositions, letters or memoranda, or similar property. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 government publications. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain commodities derivative financial instruments held by a commodities derivatives dealer. Filing taxes in 2014 Hedging transactions. Filing taxes in 2014 A capital gain is a gain on the sale or exchange of a capital asset. Filing taxes in 2014 A capital loss is a loss on the sale or exchange of a capital asset. Filing taxes in 2014 If the sale is in foreign currency, for the purpose of determining gain, the cost and selling price of the property should be expressed in U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 currency at the rate of exchange prevailing as of the date of the purchase and date of the sale, respectively. Filing taxes in 2014 You may want to read Publication 544. Filing taxes in 2014 However, use Publication 544 only to determine what is a sale or exchange of a capital asset, or what is treated as such. Filing taxes in 2014 Specific tax treatment that applies to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens or residents generally does not apply to you. Filing taxes in 2014 The following gains are subject to the 30% (or lower treaty) rate without regard to the 183-day rule, discussed later. Filing taxes in 2014 Gains on the disposal of timber, coal, or domestic iron ore with a retained economic interest. Filing taxes in 2014 Gains on contingent payments received from the sale or exchange of patents, copyrights, and similar property after October 4, 1966. Filing taxes in 2014 Gains on certain transfers of all substantial rights to, or an undivided interest in, patents if the transfers were made before October 5, 1966. Filing taxes in 2014 Gains on the sale or exchange of original issue discount obligations. Filing taxes in 2014 Gains in (1) are not subject to the 30% (or lower treaty) rate if you choose to treat the gains as effectively connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 See Income From Real Property , later. Filing taxes in 2014 183-day rule. Filing taxes in 2014   If you were in the United States for 183 days or more during the tax year, your net gain from sales or exchanges of capital assets is taxed at a 30% (or lower treaty) rate. Filing taxes in 2014 For purposes of the 30% (or lower treaty) rate, net gain is the excess of your capital gains from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 sources over your capital losses from U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 sources. Filing taxes in 2014 This rule applies even if any of the transactions occurred while you were not in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014   To determine your net gain, consider the amount of your gains and losses that would be recognized and taken into account only if, and to the extent that, they would be recognized and taken into account if you were in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business during the year and the gains and losses were effectively connected with that trade or business during the tax year. Filing taxes in 2014   In arriving at your net gain, do not take the following into consideration. Filing taxes in 2014 The four types of gains listed earlier. Filing taxes in 2014 The deduction for a capital loss carryover. Filing taxes in 2014 Capital losses in excess of capital gains. Filing taxes in 2014 Exclusion for gain from the sale or exchange of qualified small business stock (section 1202 exclusion). Filing taxes in 2014 Losses from the sale or exchange of property held for personal use. Filing taxes in 2014 However, losses resulting from casualties or thefts may be deductible on Schedule A (Form 1040NR). Filing taxes in 2014 See Itemized Deductions in chapter 5. Filing taxes in 2014   If you are not engaged in a trade or business in the United States and have not established a tax year for a prior period, your tax year will be the calendar year for purposes of the 183-day rule. Filing taxes in 2014 Also, you must file your tax return on a calendar-year basis. Filing taxes in 2014   If you were in the United States for less than 183 days during the tax year, capital gains (other than gains listed earlier) are tax exempt unless they are effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States during your tax year. Filing taxes in 2014 Reporting. Filing taxes in 2014   Report your gains and losses from the sales or exchanges of capital assets that are not effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States on page 4 of Form 1040NR. Filing taxes in 2014 Report gains and losses from sales or exchanges of capital assets (including real property) that are effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States on a separate Schedule D (Form 1040), Form 4797, or both. Filing taxes in 2014 Attach them to Form 1040NR. Filing taxes in 2014 Income From Real Property If you have income from real property located in the United States that you own or have an interest in and hold for the production of income, you can choose to treat all income from that property as income effectively connected with a trade or business in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 The choice applies to all income from real property located in the United States and held for the production of income and to all income from any interest in such property. Filing taxes in 2014 This includes income from rents, royalties from mines, oil or gas wells, or other natural resources. Filing taxes in 2014 It also includes gains from the sale or exchange of timber, coal, or domestic iron ore with a retained economic interest. Filing taxes in 2014 You can make this choice only for real property income that is not otherwise effectively connected with your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 If you make the choice, you can claim deductions attributable to the real property income and only your net income from real property is taxed. Filing taxes in 2014 This choice does not treat a nonresident alien, who is not otherwise engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business, as being engaged in a trade or business in the United States during the year. Filing taxes in 2014 Example. Filing taxes in 2014 You are a nonresident alien and are not engaged in a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 You own a single-family house in the United States that you rent out. Filing taxes in 2014 Your rental income for the year is $10,000. Filing taxes in 2014 This is your only U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income. Filing taxes in 2014 As discussed earlier under The 30% Tax, the rental income is subject to a tax at a 30% (or lower treaty) rate. Filing taxes in 2014 You received a Form 1042-S showing that your tenants properly withheld this tax from the rental income. Filing taxes in 2014 You do not have to file a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax return (Form 1040NR) because your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax liability is satisfied by the withholding of tax. Filing taxes in 2014 If you make the choice discussed earlier, you can offset the $10,000 income by certain rental expenses. Filing taxes in 2014 (See Publication 527, Residential Rental Property, for information on rental expenses. Filing taxes in 2014 ) Any resulting net income is taxed at graduated rates. Filing taxes in 2014 If you make this choice, report the rental income and expenses on Schedule E (Form 1040) and attach the schedule to Form 1040NR. Filing taxes in 2014 For the first year you make the choice, also attach the statement discussed next. Filing taxes in 2014 Making the choice. Filing taxes in 2014   Make the initial choice by attaching a statement to your return, or amended return, for the year of the choice. Filing taxes in 2014 Include the following in your statement. Filing taxes in 2014 That you are making the choice. Filing taxes in 2014 Whether the choice is under Internal Revenue Code section 871(d) (explained earlier) or a tax treaty. Filing taxes in 2014 A complete list of all your real property, or any interest in real property, located in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Give the legal identification of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 timber, coal, or iron ore in which you have an interest. Filing taxes in 2014 The extent of your ownership in the property. Filing taxes in 2014 The location of the property. Filing taxes in 2014 A description of any major improvements to the property. Filing taxes in 2014 The dates you owned the property. Filing taxes in 2014 Your income from the property. Filing taxes in 2014 Details of any previous choices and revocations of the real property income choice. Filing taxes in 2014   This choice stays in effect for all later tax years unless you revoke it. Filing taxes in 2014 Revoking the choice. Filing taxes in 2014   You can revoke the choice without IRS approval by filing Form 1040X, Amended U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 Individual Income Tax Return, for the year you made the choice and for later tax years. Filing taxes in 2014 You must file Form 1040X within 3 years from the date your return was filed or 2 years from the time the tax was paid, whichever is later. Filing taxes in 2014 If this time period has expired for the year of choice, you cannot revoke the choice for that year. Filing taxes in 2014 However, you may revoke the choice for later tax years only if you have IRS approval. Filing taxes in 2014 For information on how to get IRS approval, see Regulation section 1. Filing taxes in 2014 871-10(d)(2). Filing taxes in 2014 Transportation Tax A 4% tax rate applies to transportation income that is not effectively connected because it does not meet the two conditions listed earlier under Transportation Income . Filing taxes in 2014 If you receive transportation income subject to the 4% tax, you should figure the tax and show it on line 57 of Form 1040NR. Filing taxes in 2014 Attach a statement to your return that includes the following information (if applicable). Filing taxes in 2014 Your name, taxpayer identification number, and tax year. Filing taxes in 2014 A description of the types of services performed (whether on or off board). Filing taxes in 2014 Names of vessels or registration numbers of aircraft on which you performed the services. Filing taxes in 2014 Amount of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source transportation income derived from each type of service for each vessel or aircraft for the calendar year. Filing taxes in 2014 Total amount of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source transportation income derived from all types of services for the calendar year. Filing taxes in 2014 This 4% tax applies to your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source gross transportation income. Filing taxes in 2014 This only includes transportation income that is treated as derived from sources in the United States if the transportation begins or ends in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 For transportation income from personal services, the transportation must be between the United States and a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 possession. Filing taxes in 2014 For personal services of a nonresident alien, this only applies to income derived from, or in connection with, an aircraft. Filing taxes in 2014 Interrupted Period of Residence You are subject to tax under a special rule if you interrupt your period of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 residence with a period of nonresidence. Filing taxes in 2014 The special rule applies if you meet all of the following conditions. Filing taxes in 2014 You were a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident for a period that includes at least 3 consecutive calendar years. Filing taxes in 2014 You were a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident for at least 183 days in each of those years. Filing taxes in 2014 You ceased to be treated as a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident. Filing taxes in 2014 You then again became a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident before the end of the third calendar year after the end of the period described in (1) above. Filing taxes in 2014 Under this special rule, you are subject to tax on your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source gross income and gains on a net basis at the graduated rates applicable to individuals (with allowable deductions) for the period you were a nonresident alien, unless you would be subject to a higher tax under the 30% tax (discussed earlier) on income not connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 For information on how to figure the special tax, see How To Figure the Expatriation Tax (If You Expatriated Before June 17, 2008) under Expatriation Tax , below. Filing taxes in 2014 Example. Filing taxes in 2014 John Willow, a citizen of New Zealand, entered the United States on April 1, 2008, as a lawful permanent resident. Filing taxes in 2014 On August 1, 2010, John ceased to be a lawful permanent resident and returned to New Zealand. Filing taxes in 2014 During his period of residence, he was present in the United States for at least 183 days in each of three consecutive years (2008, 2009, and 2010). Filing taxes in 2014 He returned to the United States on October 5, 2013, as a lawful permanent resident. Filing taxes in 2014 He became a resident before the close of the third calendar year (2013) beginning after the end of his first period of residence (August 1, 2010). Filing taxes in 2014 Therefore, he is subject to tax under the special rule for the period of nonresidence (August 2, 2010, through October 4, 2013) if it is more than the tax that would normally apply to him as a nonresident alien. Filing taxes in 2014 Reporting requirements. Filing taxes in 2014   If you are subject to this tax for any year in the period you were a nonresident alien, you must file Form 1040NR for that year. Filing taxes in 2014 The return is due by the due date (including extensions) for filing your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 income tax return for the year that you again become a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident. Filing taxes in 2014 If you already filed returns for that period, you must file amended returns. Filing taxes in 2014 You must attach a statement to your return that identifies the source of all of your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 and foreign gross income and the items of income subject to this special rule. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation Tax The expatriation tax provisions apply to U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizens who have renounced their citizenship and long-term residents who have ended their residency. Filing taxes in 2014 The rules that apply are based on the dates of expatriation, which are described in the following sections. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation Before June 4, 2004. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation After June 3, 2004, and Before June 17, 2008. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation After June 16, 2008. Filing taxes in 2014 Long-term resident defined. Filing taxes in 2014   You are a long-term resident if you were a lawful permanent resident of the United States in at least 8 of the last 15 tax years ending with the year your residency ends. Filing taxes in 2014 In determining if you meet the 8-year requirement, do not count any year that you are treated as a resident of a foreign country under a tax treaty and do not waive treaty benefits. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation Before June 4, 2004 If you expatriated before June 4, 2004, the expatriation rules apply if one of the principal purposes of the action is the avoidance of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 taxes. Filing taxes in 2014 Unless you received a ruling from the IRS that you did not expatriate to avoid U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 taxes, you are presumed to have tax avoidance as a principal purpose if: Your average annual net income tax for the last 5 tax years ending before the date of your action to relinquish your citizenship or terminate your residency was more than $100,000, or Your net worth on the date of your action was $500,000 or more. Filing taxes in 2014 The amounts above are adjusted for inflation if your expatriation action is after 1997 (see Table 4-1). Filing taxes in 2014 Table 4-1. Filing taxes in 2014 Inflation-Adjusted Amounts for Expatriation Actions Before June 4, 2004 IF you expatriated during . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014   THEN the rules outlined on this page apply if . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014     Your 5-year average annual net income tax was more than . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 OR Your net worth equaled or exceeded . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 . Filing taxes in 2014 1999   110,000   552,000 2000   112,000   562,000 2001   116,000   580,000 2002   120,000   599,000 2003   122,000   608,000 2004 (before June 4)*   124,000   622,000 *If you expatriated after June 3, 2004, see Expatriation After June 3, 2004, and Before June 17, 2008 or Expatriation After June 16, 2008. Filing taxes in 2014 Reporting requirements. Filing taxes in 2014   If you lost your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizenship, you should have filed Form 8854 with a consular office or a federal court at the time of loss of citizenship. Filing taxes in 2014 If you ended your long-term residency, you should have filed Form 8854 with the Internal Revenue Service when you filed your dual-status tax return for the year your residency ended. Filing taxes in 2014   Your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 residency is considered to have ended when you ceased to be a lawful permanent resident or you began to be treated as a resident of another country under a tax treaty and do not waive treaty benefits. Filing taxes in 2014 Penalties. Filing taxes in 2014   If you failed to file Form 8854, you may have to pay a penalty equal to the greater of 5% of the expatriation tax or $1,000. Filing taxes in 2014 The penalty will be assessed for each year of the 10-year period beginning on the date of expatriation during which your failure to file continues. Filing taxes in 2014 The penalty will not be imposed if you can show that the failure is due to reasonable cause and not willful neglect. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation tax. Filing taxes in 2014   The expatriation tax applies to the 10-year period following the date of expatriation or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 It is figured in the same way as for those expatriating after June 3, 2004, and before June 17, 2008. Filing taxes in 2014 See How To Figure the Expatriation Tax (If You Expatriated Before June 17, 2008) in the next section. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation After June 3, 2004, and Before June 17, 2008 If you expatriated after June 3, 2004, and before June 17, 2008, the expatriation rules apply to you if any of the following statements apply. Filing taxes in 2014 Your average annual net income tax for the 5 tax years ending before the date of expatriation or termination of residency is more than: $124,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2004. Filing taxes in 2014 $127,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2005. Filing taxes in 2014 $131,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2006. Filing taxes in 2014 $136,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2007. Filing taxes in 2014 $139,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2008. Filing taxes in 2014 Your net worth is $2 million or more on the date of your expatriation or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 You fail to certify on Form 8854 that you have complied with all U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 federal tax obligations for the 5 tax years preceding the date of your expatriation or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 Exception for dual-citizens and certain minors. Filing taxes in 2014   Certain dual-citizens and certain minors (defined next) are not subject to the expatriation tax even if they meet (1) or (2) earlier. Filing taxes in 2014 However, they still must provide the certification required in (3). Filing taxes in 2014 Certain dual-citizens. Filing taxes in 2014   You may qualify for the exception described above if all of the following apply. Filing taxes in 2014 You became at birth a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen and a citizen of another country and you continue to be a citizen of that other country. Filing taxes in 2014 You were never a resident alien of the United States (as defined in chapter 1). Filing taxes in 2014 You never held a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 passport. Filing taxes in 2014 You were present in the United States for no more than 30 days during any calendar year that is 1 of the 10 calendar years preceding your loss of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizenship. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain minors. Filing taxes in 2014   You may qualify for the exception described above if you meet all of the following requirements. Filing taxes in 2014 You became a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen at birth. Filing taxes in 2014 Neither of your parents was a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen at the time of your birth. Filing taxes in 2014 You expatriated before you were 18½. Filing taxes in 2014 You were present in the United States for not more than 30 days during any calendar year that is 1 of the 10 calendar years preceding your expatriation. Filing taxes in 2014 Tax consequences of presence in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014   The following rules apply if you do not meet the exception above for dual-citizens and certain minors and the expatriation rules would otherwise apply to you. Filing taxes in 2014   The expatriation tax does not apply to any tax year during the 10-year period if you are physically present in the United States for more than 30 days during the calendar year ending in that year. Filing taxes in 2014 Instead, you are treated as a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen or resident and taxed on your worldwide income for that tax year. Filing taxes in 2014 You must file Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ and figure your tax as prescribed in the instructions for those forms. Filing taxes in 2014   When counting the number of days of presence during a calendar year, count any day you were physically present in the United States at any time during the day. Filing taxes in 2014 However, do not count any days (up to a limit of 30 days) on which you performed personal services in the United States for an employer who is not related to you if either of the following apply. Filing taxes in 2014 You have ties with other countries. Filing taxes in 2014 You have ties with other countries if: You became (within a reasonable period after your expatriation or termination of residency) a citizen or resident of the country in which you, your spouse, or either of your parents were born, and You became fully liable for income tax in that country. Filing taxes in 2014 You were physically present in the United States for 30 days or less during each year in the 10-year period ending on the date of expatriation or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 Do not count any day you were an exempt individual or were unable to leave the United States because of a medical condition that arose while you were in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 See Exempt individual and Medical condition in chapter 1 under Substantial Presence Test, but disregard the information about Form 8843. Filing taxes in 2014 Related employer. Filing taxes in 2014   If your employer in the United States is any of the following, then your employer is related to you. Filing taxes in 2014 You must count any days you performed services in the United States for that employer as days of presence in the United States. Filing taxes in 2014 Members of your family. Filing taxes in 2014 This includes only your brothers and sisters, half-brothers and half-sisters, spouse, ancestors (parents, grandparents, etc. Filing taxes in 2014 ), and lineal descendants (children, grandchildren, etc. Filing taxes in 2014 ). Filing taxes in 2014 A partnership in which you directly or indirectly own more than 50% of the capital interest or the profits interest. Filing taxes in 2014 A corporation in which you directly or indirectly own more than 50% in value of the outstanding stock. Filing taxes in 2014 (See Publication 550, chapter 4, Constructive ownership of stock, for how to determine whether you directly or indirectly own outstanding stock. Filing taxes in 2014 ) A tax-exempt charitable or educational organization that is directly or indirectly controlled, in any manner or by any method, by you or by a member of your family, whether or not this control is legally enforceable. Filing taxes in 2014 Date of tax expatriation. Filing taxes in 2014   For purposes of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax rules, the date of your expatriation or termination of residency is the later of the dates on which you perform the following actions. Filing taxes in 2014 You notify either the Department of State or the Department of Homeland Security (whichever is appropriate) of your expatriating act or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 You file Form 8854 in accordance with the form instructions. Filing taxes in 2014 Annual return. Filing taxes in 2014   If the expatriation tax applies to you, you must file Form 8854 each year during the 10-year period following the date of expatriation. Filing taxes in 2014 You must file this form even if you owe no U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 tax. Filing taxes in 2014 Penalty. Filing taxes in 2014   If you fail to file Form 8854 for any tax year, fail to include all information required to be shown on the form, or include incorrect information, you may have to pay a penalty of $10,000. Filing taxes in 2014 You will not have to pay a penalty if you show that the failure is due to reasonable cause and not to willful neglect. Filing taxes in 2014 How To Figure the Expatriation Tax (If You Expatriated Before June 17, 2008) If the expatriation tax applies to you, you are generally subject to tax on your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source gross income and gains on a net basis at the graduated rates applicable to individuals (with allowable deductions) unless you would be subject to a higher tax under the 30% tax (discussed earlier) on income not connected with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 trade or business. Filing taxes in 2014 For this purpose, U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source gross income (defined in chapter 2) includes gains from the sale or exchange of: Property (other than stock or debt obligations) located in the United States, Stock issued by a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 domestic corporation, and Debt obligations of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 persons or of the United States, a state or political subdivision thereof, or the District of Columbia. Filing taxes in 2014 U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income also includes any income or gain derived from stock in certain controlled foreign corporations if you owned, or were considered to own, at any time during the 2-year period ending on the date of expatriation, more than 50% of: The total combined voting power of all classes of that corporation's stock, or The total value of the stock. Filing taxes in 2014 The income or gain is considered U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source income only to the extent of your share of earnings and profits earned or accumulated before the date of expatriation and during the periods you met the ownership requirements discussed above. Filing taxes in 2014 Any exchange of property is treated as a sale of the property at its fair market value on the date of the exchange and any gain is treated as U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source gross income in the tax year of the exchange unless you enter into a gain recognition agreement under Notice 97-19. Filing taxes in 2014 Other information. Filing taxes in 2014   For more information on the expatriation tax provisions, including exceptions to the tax and special U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 source rules, see section 877 of the Internal Revenue Code. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation Tax Return If you expatriated or terminated your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 residency, or you are subject to the expatriation tax, you must file Form 8854, Initial and Annual Expatriation Statement. Filing taxes in 2014 Attach it to Form 1040NR if you are required to file that form. Filing taxes in 2014 If you are present in the United States following your expatriation and are subject to tax as a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen or resident, file Form 8854 with Form 1040. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation After June 16, 2008 If you expatriated after June 16, 2008, the expatriation rules apply to you if you meet any of the following conditions. Filing taxes in 2014 Your average annual net income tax for the 5 years ending before the date of expatriation or termination of residency is more than: $139,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2008. Filing taxes in 2014 $145,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2009 or 2010. Filing taxes in 2014 $147,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2011. Filing taxes in 2014 $151,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2012. Filing taxes in 2014 $155,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2013. Filing taxes in 2014 Your net worth is $2 million or more on the date of your expatriation or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 You fail to certify on Form 8854 that you have complied with all U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 federal tax obligations for the 5 years preceding the date of your expatriation or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 Exception for dual-citizens and certain minors. Filing taxes in 2014   Certain dual-citizens and certain minors (defined next) are not subject to the expatriation tax even if they meet (1) or (2) above. Filing taxes in 2014 However, they still must provide the certification required in (3) above. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain dual-citizens. Filing taxes in 2014   You may qualify for the exception described above if both of the following apply. Filing taxes in 2014 You became at birth a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen and a citizen of another country and you continue to be a citizen of, and are taxed as a resident of, that other country. Filing taxes in 2014 You have been a resident of the United States for not more than 10 years during the 15-year tax period ending with the tax year during which the expatriation occurs. Filing taxes in 2014 For the purpose of determining U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 residency, use the substantial presence test described in chapter 1. Filing taxes in 2014 Certain minors. Filing taxes in 2014   You may qualify for the exception described earlier if you meet both of the following requirements. Filing taxes in 2014 You expatriated before you were 18½. Filing taxes in 2014 You have been a resident of the United States for not more than 10 tax years before the expatriation occurs. Filing taxes in 2014 For the purpose of determining U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 residency, use the substantial presence test described in chapter 1. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation date. Filing taxes in 2014   Your expatriation date is the date you relinquish U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizenship (in the case of a former citizen) or terminate your long-term residency (in the case of a former U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 resident). Filing taxes in 2014 Former U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizen. Filing taxes in 2014   You are considered to have relinquished your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizenship on the earliest of the following dates. Filing taxes in 2014 The date you renounced U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 citizenship before a diplomatic or consular officer of the United States (provided that the voluntary renouncement was later confirmed by the issuance of a certificate of loss of nationality). Filing taxes in 2014 The date you furnished to the State Department a signed statement of voluntary relinquishment of U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 nationality confirming the performance of an expatriating act (provided that the voluntary relinquishment was later confirmed by the issuance of a certificate of loss of nationality). Filing taxes in 2014 The date the State Department issued a certificate of loss of nationality. Filing taxes in 2014 The date that a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 court canceled your certificate of naturalization. Filing taxes in 2014 Former long-term resident. Filing taxes in 2014   You are considered to have terminated your long-term residency on the earliest of the following dates. Filing taxes in 2014 The date you voluntarily relinquished your lawful permanent resident status by filing Department of Homeland Security Form I-407 with a U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 consular or immigration officer, and the Department of Homeland Security determined that you have, in fact, abandoned your lawful permanent resident status. Filing taxes in 2014 The date you became subject to a final administrative order for your removal from the United States under the Immigration and Nationality Act and you actually left the United States as a result of that order. Filing taxes in 2014 If you were a dual resident of the United States and a country with which the United States has an income tax treaty, the date you began to be treated as a resident of that country and you determined that, for purposes of the treaty, you are a resident of the treaty country and notify the IRS of that treatment on Forms 8833 and 8854. Filing taxes in 2014 See Effect of Tax Treaties in chapter 1 for more information about dual residents. Filing taxes in 2014 How To Figure the Expatriation Tax (If You Expatriate After June 16, 2008) In the year you expatriate, you are subject to income tax on the net unrealized gain (or loss) in your property as if the property had been sold for its fair market value on the day before your expatriation date (“mark-to-market tax”). Filing taxes in 2014 This applies to most types of property interests you held on the date of relinquishment of citizenship or termination of residency. Filing taxes in 2014 But see Exceptions , later. Filing taxes in 2014 Gains arising from deemed sales must be taken into account for the tax year of the deemed sale without regard to other U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 internal revenue laws. Filing taxes in 2014 Losses from deemed sales must be taken into account to the extent otherwise provided under U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 internal revenue laws. Filing taxes in 2014 However, Internal Revenue Code section 1091 (relating to the disallowance of losses on wash sales of stock and securities) does not apply. Filing taxes in 2014 The net gain that you otherwise must include in your income is reduced (but not below zero) by: $600,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency before January 1, 2009. Filing taxes in 2014 $626,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2009. Filing taxes in 2014 $627,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2010. Filing taxes in 2014 $636,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2011. Filing taxes in 2014 $651,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2012. Filing taxes in 2014 $668,000 if you expatriated or terminated residency in 2013. Filing taxes in 2014 Exceptions. Filing taxes in 2014   The mark-to-market tax does not apply to the following. Filing taxes in 2014 Eligible deferred compensation items. Filing taxes in 2014 Ineligible deferred compensation items. Filing taxes in 2014 Interests in nongrantor trusts. Filing taxes in 2014 Specified tax deferred accounts. Filing taxes in 2014 Instead, items (1) and (3) may be subject to withholding at source. Filing taxes in 2014 In the case of item (2), you are treated as receiving the present value of your accrued benefit as of the day before the expatriation date. Filing taxes in 2014 In the case of item (4), you are treated as receiving a distribution of your entire interest in the account on the day before your expatriation date. Filing taxes in 2014 See paragraphs (d), (e), and (f) of section 877A for more information. Filing taxes in 2014 Expatriation Tax Return If you expatriated or terminated your U. Filing taxes in 2014 S. Filing taxes in 2014 residency, or you are subject to the expatriation rules (as discussed earlier in the first paragraph under Expatriation After June 16, 2008), you must file Form 8854. Filing taxes in 2014 Attach it to Form 1040 or Form 1040NR if you are required to file either of those forms. Filing taxes in 2014 Deferral of payment of mark-to-market tax. Filing taxes in 2014   You can make an irrevocable election to defer payment of the mark-to-market tax imposed on the deemed sale of property. Filing taxes in 2014 If you make this election, the following rules apply. Filing taxes in 2014 You can make the election on a property-by-property basis. Filing taxes in 2014 The deferred tax attributable to a particular property is due on the return for the tax year in which you dispose of the property. Filing taxes in 2014 Interest is charged for the period the tax is deferred. Filing taxes in 2014 The due date for the payment of the deferred tax cannot be extended beyond the earlier of the following dates. Filing taxes in 2014 The due date of the return required for the year of death. Filing taxes in 2014 The time that the security provided for the property fails to be adequate. Filing taxes in 2014 See item (6) below. Filing taxes in 2014 You make the election on Form 8854. Filing taxes in 2014 You must provide adequate security (such as a bond). Filing taxes in 2014 You must make an irrevocable waiver of any right under any treaty of the United States which would preclude assessment or collection of the mark-to-market tax. Filing taxes in 2014   For more information about the deferral of payment, see the Instructions for Form 8854. Filing taxes in 2014 Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications