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Tax form 1040 Publication 523 - Introductory Material Table of Contents Future Developments Reminders IntroductionOrdering forms and publications. Tax form 1040 Tax questions. Tax form 1040 Useful Items - You may want to see: Future Developments For the latest information about developments related to Publication 523, such as legislation enacted after it was published, go to www. Tax form 1040 irs. Tax form 1040 gov/pub523. Tax form 1040 Reminders Change of address. Tax form 1040  If you change your mailing address, be sure to notify the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) using Form 8822, Change of Address. Tax form 1040 Mail it to the Internal Revenue Service Center for your old address. Tax form 1040 (Addresses for the Service Centers are on the back of the form. Tax form 1040 ) Home sold with undeducted points. Tax form 1040  If you have not deducted all the points you paid to secure a mortgage on your old home, you may be able to deduct the remaining points in the year of sale. Tax form 1040 See Points in Publication 936, Home Mortgage Interest Deduction. Tax form 1040 Photographs of missing children. Tax form 1040  The Internal Revenue Service is a proud partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Tax form 1040 Photographs of missing children selected by the Center may appear in this publication on pages that would otherwise be blank. Tax form 1040 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 form 1040 Introduction This publication explains the tax rules that apply when you sell your main home. Tax form 1040 In most cases, your main home is the one in which you live most of the time. Tax form 1040 If you sold your main home in 2013, you may be able to exclude from income any gain up to a limit of $250,000 ($500,000 on a joint return in most cases). Tax form 1040 See Excluding the Gain , later. Tax form 1040 Generally, if you can exclude all the gain, you do not need to report the sale on your tax return. Tax form 1040 If you have gain that cannot be excluded, you generally must report it on Form 8949, Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets, and Schedule D (Form 1040), Capital Gains and Losses. Tax form 1040 You may also have to complete Form 4797, Sales of Business Property. Tax form 1040 See Reporting the Sale , later. Tax form 1040 If you have a loss on the sale, you generally cannot deduct it on your return. Tax form 1040 However, you may need to report it. Tax form 1040 See Reporting the Sale , later. Tax form 1040 The main topics in this publication are: Figuring gain or loss, Basis, Excluding the gain, Ownership and use tests, and Reporting the sale. Tax form 1040 Other topics include: Business use or rental of home, Deducting taxes in the year of sale, and Recapturing a federal mortgage subsidy. Tax form 1040 Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT). Tax form 1040   If any part of the gain on the sale of a home is not excluded under the rules discussed in this publication, it may be subject to the NIIT. Tax form 1040 For more details, see Form 8960, Net Investment Income Tax—Individuals, Estates, and Trusts, and its instructions. Tax form 1040 Worksheets. Tax form 1040   Near the end of this publication you will find worksheets you can use to figure your gain (or loss) and your exclusion. Tax form 1040 Use Worksheet 1 to figure the adjusted basis of the home you sold. Tax form 1040 Use Worksheet 2 to figure the gain (or loss), the exclusion, and the taxable gain (if any) on the sale. Tax form 1040 If you do not qualify for the maximum exclusion, use Worksheet 3 to figure your reduced maximum exclusion. Tax form 1040 Date of sale. Tax form 1040    If you received a Form 1099-S, Proceeds From Real Estate Transactions, the date of sale should be shown in box 1. Tax form 1040 If you did not receive this form, the date of sale is the earlier of (a) the date title transferred or (b) the date the economic burdens and benefits of ownership shifted to the buyer. Tax form 1040 In most cases, these dates are the same. Tax form 1040 What is not covered in this publication. Tax form 1040   This publication does not cover the sale of rental property, second homes, or vacation homes. Tax form 1040 For information on how to report any gain or loss from those sales, see Publication 544, Sales and Other Dispositions of Assets. Tax form 1040 Comments and suggestions. Tax form 1040   We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. Tax form 1040   You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Tax Forms and Publications Division 1111 Constitution Ave. Tax form 1040 NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   We respond to many letters by telephone. 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