This special professional edition of Your Income Tax is specially designed for tax professionals, tax attorneys, and CPAs, and includes: * Specific citations of tax-law authority for Your Income Tax * Details on how to deal with the IRS, handle audits, and prepare a federal estate tax return * Up-to-the- minute examinations of tax ...
This special professional edition of Your Income Tax is specially designed for tax professionals, tax attorneys, and CPAs, and includes:
* Specific citations of tax-law authority for Your Income Tax
* Details on how to deal with the IRS, handle audits, and prepare a federal estate tax return
* Up-to-the- minute examinations of tax legislation, IRS rulings and releases, and court decisions
REPORTING YOUR INCOME.
Taxable Wages, Salary, and Other Compensation.
Dividend and Interest Income.
Reporting Property Sales.
Tax-Free Exchanges of Property.
Retirement and Annuity Income.
Income from Rents and Royalties.
Loss Restrictions: Passive Activities and At-Risk Limits.
Deductions Allowed in Figuring Adjusted Gross Income.
Claiming the Standard Deduction or Itemized Deductions.
Charitable Contribution Deductions.
Itemized Deduction for Interest Expenses.
Deduction for Taxes.
Medical and Dental Expense Deductions.
Casualty and Theft Losses and Involuntary Conversions.
Deducting Job Costs and Other Miscellaneous Expenses.
Travel and Entertainment Expense Deductions.
PERSONAL TAX COMPUTATIONS.
Figuring Your Regular Income Tax Liability.
Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT).
Computing the "Kiddie Tax" for Children Under Age 14.
Child Tax Credit, Dependent Care, Earned Income (EIC) and Adoption Credits.
Estimated Tax Payments.
PERSONAL TAX SAVINGS PLAN.
Tax Savings for Residence Sales.
Tax Savings for Investors in Securities.
Tax Savings for Investors in Real Estate.
Tax Pointers for Investors in Mutual Funds.
Family Income Planning.
Tax Pointers for Senior Citizens.
Tax Savings for Members of the Armed Forces.
How to Treat Foreign Earned Income.
Planning Alimony and Marital Settlements.
Educational Tax Benefits.
A Guide to Estate Taxes and Planning.
BUSINESS TAX PLANNING.
Income or Loss From Your Business orProfession.
Retirement Plans for Self-Employed.
Claiming Depreciation Deductions.
Deducting Automobile Expenses.
Sales of Business Property.
Figuring Self-Employment Tax.
FILING YOUR RETURN AND WHAT HAPPENS AFTER YOU FILE.
Fling Your return.
How Tax Data Is Processed by the IRS.
IRS Tax Audits.
Fling Refund Claims, and Amended Returns.
TAX FORMS, TAX TABLES, AND TAX RATE SCHEDULES FOR 2000.
TAX LAW AUTHORITY.
CITATIONS TAX LAW AUTHORITY.
PRACTICE BEFORE THE IRS.
PREPARING A FEDERAL ESTATE TAX RETURN.
GLOSSARY AND INDEX.