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Tax filing Publication 561 - Additional Material Table of Contents Tax Publications for Individual Taxpayers and Commonly Used Tax Forms Tax Publications for Individual Taxpayers and Commonly Used Tax Forms. Tax filing Summary: This is a listing of tax publications and commonly used tax forms. Tax filing The text states:Tax Publications for Individual Taxpayers. Tax filing See How to Get Tax Help for a variety of ways to get publications, including by computer, phone, and mail. Tax filing General Guides. Tax filing 1--Your Rights as a Taxpayer 17--Your Federal Income Tax (For Individuals) 334--Tax Guide for Small Business (For Individuals Who Use Schedule C or C-EZ) 509--Tax Calendars for 2007 553--Highlights of 2006 Tax Changes 910--IRS Guide to Free Tax Services Specialized Publications. Tax filing 3--Armed Forces' Tax Guide 54--Tax Guide for U. Tax filing S. Tax filing Citizens and Residents Aliens Abroad 225--Farmer's Tax Guide 463--Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses 501--Exemptions, Standard Deduction, and Filing Information 502--Medical and Dental Expenses 503--Child and Dependent Care Expenses 504--Divorced or Separated Individuals 505--Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax 514--Foreign Tax Credit for Individuals 516--U. Tax filing S. Tax filing Government Civilian Employees Stationed Abroad 517--Social Security and Other Information for Members of the Clergy and Religious Workers 519--U. Tax filing S. Tax filing Tax Guide for Aliens 520--Scholarships and Fellowships 521--Moving Expenses 523--Selling Your Home 524--Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled 525--Taxable and Nontaxable Income 526--Charitable Contributions 527--Residential Rental Property 529--Miscellaneous Deductions 530--Tax Information for First-Time Homeowners 531--Reporting Tip Income 536--Net Operating Losses (NOLs) for Individuals, Estates, and Trusts 537--Installment Sales 541--Partnerships 544--Sales and Other Dispositions of Assets 547--Casualties, Disasters, and Thefts 550--Investment Income and Expenses 551--Basis of Assets 552--Recordkeeping for Individuals 554--Older Americans' Tax Guide 555--Community Property 556--Examination of Returns, Appeal Rights, and Claims for Refund 559--Survivors, Executors, and Administrators 561--Determining the Value of Donated Property 564--Mutual Fund Distributions 570--Tax Guide for Individuals With Income From U. Tax filing S. 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Tax filing 1SP--Derechos del Contribuyente 579SP--Cómo Preparar la Declaración de Impuesto Federal 594SP--Que es lo que Debemos Saber sobre el Proceso de Cobro del IRS 596SP--Crédito por Ingreso del Trabajo 850--English-Spanish Glossary of Words and Phrases Used in Publications Issued by the Internal Revenue Service 1544SP--Informe de Pagos en Efectivo en Exceso de $10,000 (Recibidos en una Ocupación o Negocio) Commonly Used Tax Forms. Tax filing See How To Get Tax Help for a variety of ways to get forms, including by computer, fax, phone, and mail. Tax filing 1040--U. Tax filing S. 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These tables provide an overview of the main IRS functions: processing tax returns and collecting revenue. Much of these data are published by fiscal year; however, historical tax collection data are also available, as well as projections of returns to be filed in the future.
The tables below were originally published in the IRS Data Book, which is IRS Publication 55B, and are complied by various divisions throughout the IRS. The IRS's fiscal year runs from October 1 to September 30.
|Summary of Internal Revenue Collections |
Internal Revenue Collections and Refunds
Internal Revenue collections and refunds, by type of tax, including corporation, individual, employment, estate, gift, and excise taxes.
Internal Revenue Gross Collections
Internal Revenue Gross Collections
These tables breakout the total taxes paid by type of tax, including corporation, individual, employment, estate & gift, and excise taxes.
Internal Revenue Gross Collections
Shown by state and by type of tax, including corporation, individual and employment, railroad retirement, unemployment insurance, estate, gift, and excise taxes.
• Prior to 2000, gross collections were reported by IRS region and district, as shown in the tables below.
Fiscal Years available:
1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
Summary of Number of Returns
Number of Returns Filed
These tables provide a summary of returns filed, by tax type, including income, estate, gift, employment, and excise taxes, as well as tax-exempt organizations, employee plan, and supplemental documents.
Number of Returns Filed
These tables provide a summary of returns filed, by tax type and state, including income, estate, gift, employment, and excise taxes, as well as tax-exempt organizations, employee plan, and supplemental documents.
by Type of Return and State
• From 1995 to 1999, the number of returns filed are available by IRS region and district.
by type of tax and fiscal years
1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
Number of Returns Filed Electronically, by Type of Return and State
The number of tax returns filed electronically is available broken out by state. Also included are the breakouts for online filers and paid-preparer filed returns.
Selected Information from Returns Filed
For many years, IRS published information from filed returns. Details cover the presidential election campaign fund, contributions to reduce public debt, the earned income tax credit, and IRS master file accounts.
Fiscal Years available: (Back to top)
2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
The following tables are part of the SOI Historical tables published in the SOI Bulletin.
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|Fiscal Years covered: ||1987-2007 |
|Federal Excise Taxes Reported to or Collected by the IRS, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, and Customs Service |
|Type of excise tax (including luxury taxes, fuel, sport fishing equipment, environmental taxes, wine, beer, tobacco, etc.), by fiscal year |
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Filing Projections for Selected Tax Returns
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|Projections of Federal Tax Return Filings: Calendar Years 2005-2012 |
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Tax filing Publication 15-A - Introductory Material Table of Contents Future Developments What's New Reminders Introduction Useful Items - You may want to see: Future Developments For the latest information about developments related to Publication 15-A, such as legislation enacted after it was published, go to www. Tax filing irs. Tax filing gov/pub15a. Tax filing What's New Social security and Medicare tax for 2014. Tax filing The social security tax rate is 6. Tax filing 2% each for the employee and employer, unchanged from 2013. Tax filing The social security wage base limit is $117,000. Tax filing The Medicare tax rate is 1. Tax filing 45% each for the employee and employer, unchanged from 2013. Tax filing There is no wage base limit for Medicare tax. Tax filing Social security and Medicare taxes apply to the wages of household workers you pay $1,900 or more in cash or an equivalent form of compensation. Tax filing Social security and Medicare taxes apply to election workers who are paid $1,600 or more in cash or an equivalent form of compensation. Tax filing Withholding allowance. Tax filing The 2014 amount for one withholding allowance on an annual basis is $3,950. Tax filing Same-sex marriage. Tax filing For federal tax purposes, individuals of the same sex are considered married if they were lawfully married in a state (or foreign country) whose laws authorize the marriage of two individuals of the same sex, even if the state (or foreign country) in which they now live does not recognize same-sex marriage. Tax filing For more information, see Revenue Ruling 2013-17, 2013-38 I. Tax filing R. Tax filing B. Tax filing 201, available at www. Tax filing irs. Tax filing gov/irb/2013-38_IRB/ar07. Tax filing html. Tax filing Notice 2013-61 provides special administrative procedures for employers to make claims for refunds or adjustments of overpayments of social security and Medicare taxes with respect to certain same-sex spouse benefits before expiration of the period of limitations. Tax filing Notice 2013-61, 2013-44 I. Tax filing R. Tax filing B. Tax filing 432, is available at www. Tax filing irs. Tax filing gov/irb/2013-44_IRB/ar10. Tax filing html. Tax filing Reminders Additional Medicare Tax withholding. Tax filing . Tax filing In addition to withholding Medicare tax at 1. Tax filing 45%, you must withhold a 0. Tax filing 9% Additional Medicare Tax from wages you pay to an employee in excess of $200,000 in a calendar year. Tax filing You are required to begin withholding Additional Medicare Tax in the pay period in which you pay wages in excess of $200,000 to an employee and continue to withhold it each pay period until the end of the calendar year. Tax filing Additional Medicare Tax is only imposed on the employee. Tax filing There is no employer share of Additional Medicare Tax. Tax filing All wages that are subject to Medicare tax are subject to Additional Medicare Tax withholding if paid in excess of the $200,000 withholding threshold. Tax filing For more information on what wages are subject to Medicare tax, see the chart, Special Rules for Various Types of Services and Payments, in section 15 of Publication 15 (Circular E), Employer's Tax Guide. Tax filing For more information on Additional Medicare Tax, visit IRS. Tax filing gov and enter “Additional Medicare Tax” in the search box. Tax filing Work opportunity tax credit for qualified tax-exempt organizations hiring qualified veterans. Tax filing The work opportunity tax credit is available for eligible unemployed veterans who begin work on or after November 22, 2011, and before January 1, 2014. Tax filing Qualified tax-exempt organizations that hire eligible unemployed veterans can claim the work opportunity tax credit against their payroll tax liability using Form 5884-C, Work Opportunity Credit for Qualified Tax-Exempt Organizations Hiring Qualified Veterans. Tax filing For more information, visit IRS. Tax filing gov and enter “work opportunity tax credit” in the search box. Tax filing COBRA premium assistance credit. Tax filing The credit for COBRA premium assistance payments applies to premiums paid for employees involuntarily terminated between September 1, 2008, and May 31, 2010, and to premiums paid for up to 15 months. Tax filing For more information, see COBRA premium assistance credit in Publication 15 (Circular E). Tax filing Federal tax deposits must be made by electronic funds transfer. Tax filing You must use electronic funds transfer to make all federal tax deposits. Tax filing Generally, electronic fund transfers are made using the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS). Tax filing If you do not want to use EFTPS, you can arrange for your tax professional, financial institution, payroll service, or other trusted third party to make electronic deposits on your behalf. Tax filing Also, you may arrange for your financial institution to initiate a same-day wire payment on your behalf. Tax filing EFTPS is a free service provided by the Department of Treasury. Tax filing Services provided by your tax professional, financial institution, payroll service, or other third party may have a fee. Tax filing For more information on making federal tax deposits, see How To Deposit in Publication 15 (Circular E). Tax filing To get more information about EFTPS or to enroll in EFTPS, visit www. Tax filing eftps. Tax filing gov or call 1-800-555-4477 or 1-800-733-4829 (TDD). Tax filing Additional information about EFTPS is also available in Publication 966, Electronic Federal Tax Payment System: A Guide To Getting Started. Tax filing You must receive written notice from the IRS to file Form 944. Tax filing If you have been filing Forms 941, Employer's QUARTERLY Federal Tax Return (or Forms 941-SS, Employer's QUARTERLY Federal Tax Return—American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U. Tax filing S. Tax filing Virgin Islands, or Formularios 941-PR, Planilla para la Declaración Federal TRIMESTRAL del Patrono), and believe your employment taxes for the calendar year will be $1,000 or less, and you would like to file Form 944, Employer's ANNUAL Federal Tax Return, instead of Forms 941, you must contact the IRS to request to file Form 944. Tax filing You must receive written notice from the IRS to file Form 944 instead of Forms 941 before you may file this form. Tax filing For more information on requesting to file Form 944, visit IRS. Tax filing gov and enter “file employment taxes annually” in the search box. Tax filing Employers can request to file Forms 941 instead of Form 944. Tax filing If you received notice from the IRS and have been filing Form 944 but would like to file Forms 941 instead, you must contact the IRS to request to file Forms 941. Tax filing You must receive written notice from the IRS to file Forms 941 instead of Form 944 before you may file these forms. Tax filing For more information on requesting to file Form 944, visit IRS. Tax filing gov and enter “file employment taxes annually” in the search box. Tax filing Aggregate Form 941 filers. Tax filing Agents must complete Schedule R (Form 941), Allocation Schedule for Aggregate Form 941 Filers, when filing an aggregate Form 941. Tax filing Aggregate Forms 941 can only be filed by agents approved by the IRS under section 3504 of the Internal Revenue Code. Tax filing To request approval to act as an agent for an employer, the agent must file Form 2678, Employer/Payer Appointment of Agent, with the IRS. Tax filing Aggregate Form 940 filers. Tax filing Agents must complete Schedule R (Form 940), Allocation Schedule for Aggregate Form 940 Filers, when filing an aggregate Form 940, Employer's Annual Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax Return. Tax filing Aggregate Forms 940 may only be filed by agents acting on behalf of home care service recipients who receive home care services through a program administered by a federal, state, or local government. Tax filing To request approval to act as an agent on behalf of home care service recipients, the agent must file Form 2678 with the IRS. Tax filing Electronic filing and payment. Tax filing Now, more than ever before, businesses can enjoy the benefits of filing and paying their federal taxes electronically. Tax filing Whether you rely on a tax professional or handle your own taxes, the IRS offers you convenient programs to make filing and payment easier. Tax filing Spend less time and worry about taxes and more time running your business. Tax filing Use e-file and the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) to your benefit. Tax filing For e-file, visit www. Tax filing irs. Tax filing gov/efile for additional information. Tax filing For EFTPS, visit www. Tax filing eftps. Tax filing gov or call EFTPS Customer Service at 1-800-555-4477 or 1-800-733-4829 (TDD). Tax filing Electronic submission of Forms W-4, W-4P, W-4S and W-4V. Tax filing You may set up a system to electronically receive any or all of the following forms (and their Spanish versions, if available) from an employee or payee. Tax filing Form W-4, Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate. Tax filing Form W-4P, Withholding Certificate for Pension or Annuity Payments. Tax filing Form W-4S, Request for Federal Income Tax Withholding From Sick Pay. Tax filing Form W-4V, Voluntary Withholding Request. Tax filing For each form that you establish an electronic submission system for, you must meet each of the following five requirements. Tax filing The electronic system must ensure that the information received by the payer is the information sent by the payee. Tax filing The system must document all occasions of user access that result in a submission. Tax filing In addition, the design and operation of the electronic system, including access procedures, must make it reasonably certain that the person accessing the system and submitting the form is the person identified on the form. Tax filing The electronic system must provide exactly the same information as the paper form. Tax filing The electronic submission must be signed with an electronic signature by the payee whose name is on the form. Tax filing The electronic signature must be the final entry in the submission. Tax filing Upon request, you must furnish a hard copy of any completed electronic form to the IRS and a statement that, to the best of the payer's knowledge, the electronic form was submitted by the named payee. Tax filing The hard copy of the electronic form must provide exactly the same information as, but need not be a facsimile of, the paper form. Tax filing For Form W-4, the signature must be under penalty of perjury, and must contain the same language that appears on the paper version of the form. Tax filing The electronic system must inform the employee that he or she must make a declaration contained in the perjury statement and that the declaration is made by signing the Form W-4. Tax filing You must also meet all recordkeeping requirements that apply to the paper forms. Tax filing For more information, see: Regulations sections 31. Tax filing 3402(f)(5)-1(c) (for Form W-4), and Announcement 99-6 (for Forms W-4P, W-4S, and W-4V). Tax filing You can find Announcement 99-6 on page 24 of Internal Revenue Bulletin 1999-4 at www. Tax filing irs. Tax filing gov/pub/irs-irbs/irb99-04. Tax filing pdf. Tax filing Additional employment tax information. Tax filing Visit the IRS website at www. Tax filing irs. Tax filing gov/businesses and click on the Employment Taxes link under Businesses Topics. Tax filing Telephone help. Tax filing You can call the IRS Business and Specialty Tax Line with your employment tax questions at 1-800-829-4933. Tax filing Help for people with disabilities. Tax filing You may call 1-800-829-4059 (TDD/TTY for persons who are deaf, heard of hearing, or have a speech disability) with any tax question or to order forms and publications. Tax filing You may also use this number for assistance with unresolved tax problems. Tax filing Furnishing Form W-2 to employees electronically. Tax filing You may set up a system to furnish Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, electronically. Tax filing Each employee participating must consent (either electronically or by paper document) to receive his or her Form W-2 electronically, and you must notify the employee of all hardware and software requirements to receive the form. Tax filing You may not send a Form W-2 electronically to any employee who does not consent or who has revoked consent previously provided. Tax filing To furnish Forms W-2 electronically, you must meet the following disclosure requirements and provide a clear and conspicuous statement of each requirement to your employees. Tax filing The employee must be informed that he or she will receive a paper Form W-2 if consent is not given to receive it electronically. Tax filing The employee must be informed of the scope and duration of the consent. Tax filing The employee must be informed of any procedure for obtaining a paper copy of his or her Form W-2 and whether or not the request for a paper statement is treated as a withdrawal of his or her consent to receiving his or her Form W-2 electronically. Tax filing The employee must be notified about how to withdraw a consent and the effective date and manner by which the employer will confirm the withdrawn consent. Tax filing The employee must also be notified that the withdrawn consent does not apply to the previously issued Forms W-2. Tax filing The employee must be informed about any conditions under which electronic Forms W-2 will no longer be furnished (for example, termination of employment). Tax filing The employee must be informed of any procedures for updating his or her contact information that enables the employer to provide electronic Forms W-2. Tax filing The employer must notify the employee of any changes to the employer's contact information. Tax filing You must furnish electronic Forms W-2 by the same due date as the paper Forms W-2. Tax filing For more information on furnishing Form W-2 to employees electronically, see Regulations section 31. Tax filing 6051-1(j). Tax filing Photographs of missing children. Tax filing The IRS is a proud partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Tax filing Photographs of missing children selected by the Center may appear in this publication on pages that would otherwise be blank. Tax filing You can help bring these children home by looking at the photographs and calling 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) if you recognize a child. Tax filing Introduction This publication supplements Publication 15 (Circular E). Tax filing It contains specialized and detailed employment tax information supplementing the basic information provided in Publication 15 (Circular E). Tax filing This publication also contains tables for withholding on distributions of Indian gaming profits to tribal members. Tax filing Publication 15-B, Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits, contains information about the employment tax treatment of various types of noncash compensation. Tax filing Ordering publications and forms. Tax filing See Ordering Employer Tax Forms and Publications in Publication 15 (Circular E) and How To Get Tax Help , later, for more information on how to obtain forms and publications. Tax filing Useful Items - You may want to see: Publication 15-B Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits 505 Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax 515 Withholding of Tax on Nonresident Aliens and Foreign Entities 583 Starting a Business and Keeping Records 1635 Employer Identification Number: Understanding Your EIN Comments and suggestions. Tax filing We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. 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