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IRS Mailing Addresses for Mailing Your Tax Return
Find your state and then use the address that depends upon whether you are making a payment or not.

IRS Phone Numbers for Assistance

Earned Income Tax Credit Tables: PDF  

Extensions: -  -->How to Obtain an Extension of Time to File
All the forms and rules you need to know. Form 4868 with Instructions

Instructions for 2010 Form 1040 - PDF
179 pages, Line by line with all worksheets and charts. PDF file also contains instructions for Schedules A, B, C, D, E, F, J, L, M. and SE.

2010 Tax Tables for Taxable Income up to $100,000
For Taxable Income Over $100,000, use the:
        Tax Computation Worksheet for Line 44.
The Tax Rate Schedules are shown so you can see the tax rate that applies to all levels of taxable income. Do not use them to figure your tax. Instead, see the instructions for line 44 that begin on page 33 of the instructions booklet for Form 1040.

Earned Income Tax Credit (EIC) - IRS Pub. 596 - PDF  
For use in preparing 2010 Tax Returns

IRS Publications:  PDF  
Over 100 IRS Publications; over 2,200 pages of helpful information

IRS Pub. 17,Your Federal Income Tax - PDF
Covers all tax topics extensively.

Instructions of IRS Forms -  PDF

What's New for 2010
Brief description of changes affecting individuals -

Descriptions of All IRS Publications
Also tells you which tax forms you may need.

Search by Topic to Find Related IRS Publication
Find the IRS Publication that pertains to your tax topic.

Important Tax Subjects You Should Know About
Amending a Return
Adoptive Taxpayer Identification Number (ATIN)
Collection Process
Copies of Prior Year Returns
Disasters / Casualty Losses
Estimated Tax
Examination of Returns
Form W-4, Employee's Withholding Allowance Cert.
Form W-5, EIC Advance Payment Certificate
Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual TIN
Form W-7A, Applic. for TIN for Pending U.S. Adoptions
Late (Overdue) Returns
Social Security Number (SSN)
Dependent's SSN
Name Change

Tax Tips When Filing Your Return
Important Parts of Your Return
Important Double-Checks on Your Return
Important Mailing Procedures

Guide to Free IRS Tax Services
How to get tax information - Quick & easy access - Taxpayer Assistance - IRS e-file - forms by fax - TeleTax - Business tax services - Checking on your refund

The Truth About Frivolous Tax Arguments
This responds to some of the more common frivolous legal arguments made by individuals and groups who oppose compliance with the federal tax laws.

Tax Law Legislation

  • The Internal Revenue Code of 1986 - Updated through January 2009
  • H.R. 241
  • The Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2004
  • The Job Creation and Worker Assistance Act of 2002
  • The Economic Growth & Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001
  • Summary of the Financial Freedom Act of 1999
  • Summary of the IRS Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998
  • Summary of the Taxpayers Relief Act of 1997

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