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2013 Ohio State Tax Form

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2013 Ohio State Tax Form

2013 ohio state tax form Publication 584SP - Main Content Table of Contents Cómo Utilizar Este Registro PérdidasCosto u otra base. 2013 ohio state tax form Valor justo de mercado. 2013 ohio state tax form Excepción en el caso de propiedad inmueble de uso personal. 2013 ohio state tax form Más información. 2013 ohio state tax form Para pedir formularios y publicaciones. 2013 ohio state tax form Preguntas sobre los impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo Obtener Ayuda con los ImpuestosTalleres para Contribuyentes de Ingresos Bajos (LITC por sus siglas en inglés). 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo Utilizar Este Registro Puede utilizar este registro siguiendo estos cinco pasos. 2013 ohio state tax form Lea la Publicación 547(SP) para saber más sobre las leyes tributarias relacionadas con hechos fortuitos, desastres y robos. 2013 ohio state tax form Familiarícese con las definiciones de costo u otra base y valor justo de mercado, las cuales se explican más adelante. 2013 ohio state tax form Llene los Anexos 1 al 20. 2013 ohio state tax form Lea las instrucciones del Formulario 4684, en inglés. 2013 ohio state tax form Llene el Formulario 4684, en inglés, utilizando la información que usted escribió en los Anexos 1 al 20. 2013 ohio state tax form Utilice la tabla que se encuentra a continuación para saber cómo hacer uso de los Anexos 1 al 19 a fin de llenar el Formulario 4684, en inglés. 2013 ohio state tax form Utilice lo que se halla en la. 2013 ohio state tax form . 2013 ohio state tax form . 2013 ohio state tax form Y anótelo en el Formulario 4684. 2013 ohio state tax form . 2013 ohio state tax form . 2013 ohio state tax form Columna 1 Línea 1 Columna 2 Línea 2 Columna 3 Línea 3 Columna 4 Línea 4 Columna 5 Línea 5 Columna 6 Línea 6 Columna 7 Línea 7 Columna 8 Línea 8 Columna 9 Línea 9 Pérdidas Generalmente, tiene el derecho de deducir en su declaración de impuesto federal las pérdidas sufridas en su domicilio, sus enseres domésticos y vehículos motorizados. 2013 ohio state tax form Sin embargo, no puede deducir una pérdida por hecho fortuito o robo que esté cubierta por seguro a menos que haya presentado oportunamente una reclamación de reembolso al seguro. 2013 ohio state tax form Todo reembolso que usted reciba reducirá la cantidad de la pérdida. 2013 ohio state tax form Si no presentó una reclamación de reembolso al seguro, puede deducir únicamente la porción de la pérdida que no haya sido protegida por dicho seguro. 2013 ohio state tax form Cantidad de la pérdida. 2013 ohio state tax form   Calcule la cantidad de su pérdida de la siguiente forma: Determine su costo u otra base en la propiedad antes del hecho fortuito o robo. 2013 ohio state tax form Determine la disminución en el valor justo de mercado de la propiedad como resultado del hecho fortuito o robo. 2013 ohio state tax form (La disminución del valor justo de mercado es la diferencia entre el valor de la propiedad inmediatamente antes e inmediatamente después del hecho fortuito o robo). 2013 ohio state tax form De la cantidad menor de los puntos anteriores (1) y (2), reste todo reembolso del seguro o de otra fuente que usted haya recibido o espere recibir. 2013 ohio state tax form   Aplique los límites a la deducción, explicados más adelante, para determinar la cantidad de su pérdida deducible. 2013 ohio state tax form Costo u otra base. 2013 ohio state tax form   El costo u otra base significa generalmente el costo original más toda mejora realizada a la propiedad. 2013 ohio state tax form Si no adquirió la propiedad por medio de una compra, su base se determina según se explica en la Publicación 551, Basis of Assets (Base de los Bienes), en inglés. 2013 ohio state tax form Si usted heredó propiedad de alguien que falleció en 2010 y el albacea del caudal hereditario eligió presentar el Formulario 8939, favor de referirse a la información proporcionada por el albacea, o vea la Publicación 4895, Tax Treatment of Property Acquired from a Decedent Dying in 2010 (Trato tributario de la propiedad adquirida de un difunto que falleció en 2010), en inglés. 2013 ohio state tax form Valor justo de mercado. 2013 ohio state tax form   El valor justo de mercado (FMV, por sus siglas en inglés) es el precio por el cual podría vender su propiedad a una persona dispuesta a comprarla, cuando ninguno de los dos tiene que vender o comprar y ambos están informados de todos los hechos pertinentes. 2013 ohio state tax form Al llenar los Anexos 1 al 20, se necesita saber el valor justo de mercado de la propiedad inmediatamente antes e inmediatamente después del desastre, hecho fortuito o robo. 2013 ohio state tax form Cálculos separados. 2013 ohio state tax form   Generalmente, si un solo hecho fortuito o robo involucra más de un artículo de propiedad, usted tiene que calcular la pérdida de cada artículo por separado. 2013 ohio state tax form Luego, sume las pérdidas para determinar la pérdida total de ese hecho fortuito o robo. 2013 ohio state tax form Excepción en el caso de propiedad inmueble de uso personal. 2013 ohio state tax form   Para calcular una pérdida de bienes inmuebles (bienes raíces) de uso personal, la propiedad entera (incluidas todas las mejoras como edificios, árboles y arbustos) se considera una unidad. 2013 ohio state tax form Calcule la pérdida utilizando la menor de las siguientes cantidades: La disminución en el valor justo de mercado de toda la propiedad. 2013 ohio state tax form La base ajustada de toda la propiedad. 2013 ohio state tax form Límites de la deducción. 2013 ohio state tax form   Después de calcular la cantidad de su pérdida según la explicación anterior, tiene que calcular qué cantidad de la pérdida puede deducir. 2013 ohio state tax form Esto se hace en la sección A del Formulario 4684, en inglés. 2013 ohio state tax form Si la pérdida fue de bienes de uso personal o de su familia, existen dos límites sobre la cantidad que puede deducir como pérdida por hecho fortuito o robo: Tiene que reducir cada pérdida por hecho fortuito o robo por $100 (la regla de $100). 2013 ohio state tax form Tiene que reducir además el total de todas sus pérdidas por 10% de su ingreso bruto ajustado (la regla del 10%). 2013 ohio state tax form Más información. 2013 ohio state tax form   Vea la Publicación 547(SP) para más información sobre los límites de esta deducción. 2013 ohio state tax form Cuándo su pérdida es deducible. 2013 ohio state tax form   Normalmente, puede deducir una pérdida por hecho fortuito, o aquélla sufrida en una zona de desastre, sólo en el año tributario en el que aconteció el hecho fortuito o desastre. 2013 ohio state tax form Normalmente puede deducir una pérdida por robo de propiedad sólo en el año en el que descubrió dicho robo. 2013 ohio state tax form No obstante, tiene la opción de deducir las pérdidas sufridas en una zona de desastre en la declaración del año inmediatamente antes del año del desastre si el Presidente de los Estados Unidos ha declarado dicha área como zona de desastre federal. 2013 ohio state tax form Para más información, vea el tema Pérdidas en Zonas de Desastre en la Publicación 547(SP). 2013 ohio state tax form Comentarios y sugerencias. 2013 ohio state tax form   Agradecemos sus comentarios acerca de esta publicación, así como sus sugerencias para ediciones futuras. 2013 ohio state tax form   Nos puede escribir a la dirección siguiente:  Internal Revenue Service Individual Forms and Publications Branch SE:W:CAR:MP:T:I 1111 Constitution Ave. 2013 ohio state tax form NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   Contestamos muchas cartas por teléfono. 2013 ohio state tax form Por lo tanto, sería útil que incluyera en la correspondencia su número de teléfono, con el código de área, para llamar durante el día. 2013 ohio state tax form   Nos puede enviar correspondencia electrónica (email) a la dirección electrónica taxforms@irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov. 2013 ohio state tax form Escriba “Publications Comment” (Comentario sobre una Publicación) en la línea para asunto. 2013 ohio state tax form Usted también nos puede enviar comentarios desde la página web en www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/formspubs, en inglés, seleccionando “Comment on Tax Forms and Publications” (Enviar comentarios sobre los formularios y publicaciones de impuestos), bajo la sección “Information About” (Información sobre). 2013 ohio state tax form Aunque no podemos contestar individualmente cada comentario, agradecemos sus comentarios y sugerencias y los tendremos en cuenta para ediciones futuras de nuestros productos tributarios. 2013 ohio state tax form Para pedir formularios y publicaciones. 2013 ohio state tax form   Visite www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/formspubs para descargar formularios y publicaciones, llame al 1-800-829-3676 para pedir formulario y publicaciones o escriba a la dirección a continuación para recibir una respuesta dentro de los 10 días después de recibir su solicitud. 2013 ohio state tax form  Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. 2013 ohio state tax form Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Preguntas sobre los impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form   Si tiene una pregunta sobre los impuestos, verifique la información disponible en IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/espanol o llame al 1-800-829-1040. 2013 ohio state tax form No podemos contestar preguntas sobre impuestos enviadas a ninguna de las dos direcciones anteriores. 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo Obtener Ayuda con los Impuestos Puede obtener ayuda con asuntos relacionados con sus impuestos que no hayan sido aún resueltos, pedir gratuitamente publicaciones y formularios, hacer preguntas acerca de los impuestos, así como obtener más información del IRS de varias maneras. 2013 ohio state tax form Al seleccionar el método que le resulte mejor, usted tendrá acceso rápido y fácil a ayuda relacionada con los impuestos Ayuda gratuita con la preparación de la declaración de impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form   Existe ayuda gratuita para la preparación de la declaración de impuestos en todo el país con voluntarios certificados por el IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form El programa Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (Programa de Ayuda Voluntaria a los Contribuyentes o VITA, por sus siglas en inglés) está diseñado para ayudar a los contribuyentes de recursos bajos a medianos y el programa Tax Counseling for the Elderly (Programa de Asesoramiento para las Personas de Edad Avanzada o TCE, por sus siglas en inglés) está diseñado para ayudar a los contribuyentes de 60 años de edad o más con su declaración de impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form En la mayoría de estos locales usted puede presentar la declaración electrónicamente gratis y los voluntarios le informarán sobre los créditos y deducciones a los que quizás tenga derecho. 2013 ohio state tax form Para ubicar un local de ayuda VITA o TCE cerca de usted, visite IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form gov o llame al 1-800-906-9887 o 1-800-829-1040. 2013 ohio state tax form   Como parte del programa TCE, la Asociación Estadounidense de Personas Jubiladas (AARP, por sus siglas en inglés) ofrece el programa de asesoramiento AARP Tax-Aide (Programa de Ayuda Tributaria de la Asociación Estadounidense de Personas Jubiladas). 2013 ohio state tax form Para ubicar el sitio del programa AARP Tax-Aide más cercano, llame al 1-888-227-7669 o visite el sitio web de la AARP, www. 2013 ohio state tax form aarp. 2013 ohio state tax form org/money/taxaide. 2013 ohio state tax form   Para más información sobre estos programas, visite IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form gov e ingrese la palabra clave “VITA” en la esquina superior derecha. 2013 ohio state tax form Internet. 2013 ohio state tax form Puede tener acceso al sitio web del IRS, www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/espanol las 24 horas del día, 7 días a la semana para: Revisar el estado de su reembolso para el año 2011. 2013 ohio state tax form Visite www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/espanol y pulse sobre el enlace “¿Dónde Está mi Reembolso?” . 2013 ohio state tax form Asegúrese de esperar por lo menos 72 horas después de que el IRS acuse recibo de su declaración presentada por vía electrónica o 3 a 4 semanas después de enviar una declaración en papel. 2013 ohio state tax form Si presentó el Formulario 8379 junto con su declaración, espere 14 semanas (11 semanas si la presentó electrónicamente). 2013 ohio state tax form Tenga a mano su declaración de impuestos del año 2011 para poder facilitar su número de Seguro Social, su estado civil para efectos de la declaración y la cantidad exacta en dólares enteros de su reembolso. 2013 ohio state tax form Presentar la declaración por medio del sistema electrónico e-file. 2013 ohio state tax form Aprenda sobre programas comerciales para la preparación de la declaración y los servicios e-file gratuitos para los contribuyentes que cumplan los requisitos. 2013 ohio state tax form Descargar formularios, incluidos audioformularios, instrucciones y publicaciones. 2013 ohio state tax form Pedir productos del IRS a través de Internet. 2013 ohio state tax form Buscar información en Internet para aclarar sus preguntas acerca de impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form Buscar publicaciones en Internet por tema o palabra clave. 2013 ohio state tax form Utilizar el Código o regulaciones de Impuestos Internos en Internet u otra información oficial. 2013 ohio state tax form Ver los Internal Revenue Bulletins (Boletines del IRS o IRB, por sus siglas en inglés) publicados en los últimos años. 2013 ohio state tax form Calcular los descuentos de la retención usando nuestra calculadora diseñada para este propósito en el sitio web www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/espanol. 2013 ohio state tax form Saber si se tiene que presentar el Formulario 6251 utilizando el Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT) Assistant (Hoja de Cómputo Electrónica para Calcular el Impuesto Mínimo Alternativo), en inglés, disponible por Internet en www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/individuals. 2013 ohio state tax form Suscribirse para recibir noticias sobre impuestos locales y nacionales por medio de correo electrónico. 2013 ohio state tax form Obtener información acerca de cómo abrir y administrar un pequeño negocio. 2013 ohio state tax form Teléfono. 2013 ohio state tax form Muchos servicios están disponibles por teléfono. 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo pedir formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones. 2013 ohio state tax form Llame al 1-800-829-3676 (servicio disponible en español) para pedir formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones de este año, así como de años anteriores. 2013 ohio state tax form Deberá recibir lo que ha pedido dentro de 10 días. 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo hacer preguntas relacionadas con los impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form Llame al IRS para hacer preguntas al 1-800-829-1040. 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo resolver problemas. 2013 ohio state tax form Puede recibir ayuda en persona para resolver problemas tributarios en días laborables en los IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers (Centros de Ayuda del IRS para Contribuyentes). 2013 ohio state tax form Un funcionario le puede explicar las cartas que le ha enviado el IRS, ayudarle a hacer solicitudes para ajustes a su cuenta o ayudarle a establecer un plan de pagos. 2013 ohio state tax form Llame al Centro de Ayuda del IRS para Contribuyentes local para pedir una cita. 2013 ohio state tax form Para obtener el número telefónico, visite el sitio web www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/localcontacts, en inglés, o consulte la guía telefónica bajo United States Government, Internal Revenue Service (Gobierno de los Estados Unidos, Servicio de Impuestos Internos). 2013 ohio state tax form Equipo TTY/TDD. 2013 ohio state tax form Si tiene acceso a equipo TTY/TDD, llame al 1-800-829-4059 para hacer preguntas relacionadas con los impuestos o para pedir formularios y publicaciones. 2013 ohio state tax form Temas TeleTax. 2013 ohio state tax form Llame al 1-800-829-4477 y presione el 2 para escuchar mensajes grabados en español sobre varios temas relacionados con los impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form Información sobre los reembolsos. 2013 ohio state tax form Usted puede averiguar el estado de su reembolso con la nueva aplicación para teléfonos celulares del IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form Descargue la aplicación IRS2Go gratis cuando visite la página Web de la tienda de aplicaciones de iTunes o la del Android Marketplace. 2013 ohio state tax form La aplicación IRS2Go es una manera nueva para nosotros proveerle información. 2013 ohio state tax form Para averiguar el estado de su reembolso por teléfono, llame al 1-800-829-4477 y presione el 2 para escuchar información automatizada en español, 24 horas al día, 7 días a la semana. 2013 ohio state tax form Asegúrese de esperar por lo menos 72 horas después de que el IRS acuse recibo de su declaración presentada por vía electrónica o 3 a 4 semanas después de enviar una declaración en papel. 2013 ohio state tax form Si presentó el Formulario 8379 junto con su declaración, espere 14 semanas (11 semanas si la presentó electrónicamente). 2013 ohio state tax form Tenga a mano su declaración de impuestos del año 2011 para poder facilitar su número de Seguro Social, su estado civil para efectos de la declaración y la cantidad exacta en dólares enteros de su reembolso. 2013 ohio state tax form Si comprueba el estado de su reembolso y no se le da una fecha de envío, espere a la siguiente semana para volver a comprobarlo. 2013 ohio state tax form Otra información relacionada con los reembolsos. 2013 ohio state tax form Para averiguar el estado del reembolso o de una declaración enmendada correspondiente a un año anterior, llame al 1-800-829-1040. 2013 ohio state tax form Cómo evaluar la calidad de nuestros servicios telefónicos. 2013 ohio state tax form Para asegurar que las respuestas que reciba de los funcionarios del IRS sean correctas, corteses y profesionales, evaluamos la calidad de nuestros servicios telefónicos de diversas maneras. 2013 ohio state tax form Una manera es que un segundo funcionario del IRS escuche o grabe las llamadas telefónicas en el momento en que éstas se llevan a cabo. 2013 ohio state tax form Otra manera es pedirles a algunas de las personas que llaman que contesten una breve encuesta al final de la llamada. 2013 ohio state tax form Visitas en persona. 2013 ohio state tax form Muchos productos y servicios están disponibles en varios lugares públicos. 2013 ohio state tax form Productos. 2013 ohio state tax form Puede visitar diversas oficinas de correos, bibliotecas y oficinas del IRS para obtener formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones. 2013 ohio state tax form Algunas oficinas del IRS, bibliotecas, supermercados, centros para hacer copias, oficinas de gobiernos municipales y de condados, cooperativas de crédito y tiendas de artículos de oficina tienen una colección de productos que se pueden imprimir de un CD o fotocopiar del documento original impreso. 2013 ohio state tax form Además, algunas oficinas del IRS así como algunas bibliotecas tienen el Código Tributario del IRS, reglamentaciones, Boletines del IRS y Boletines Cumulativos disponibles para la búsqueda de información. 2013 ohio state tax form Servicios. 2013 ohio state tax form Usted puede visitar su Taxpayer Assistance Center (Centro de Ayuda para el Contribuyente) local del IRS cada día laborable para recibir ayuda en persona con respecto a todo problema relacionado con los impuestos. 2013 ohio state tax form Un funcionario puede explicarle las cartas que le envía el IRS, le puede ayudar a hacer solicitudes para ajustar su cuenta o ayudarle a establecer un plan de pagos. 2013 ohio state tax form Si necesita resolver un problema relacionado con los impuestos, tiene preguntas sobre cómo las leyes tributarias son aplicables a su declaración de impuestos personal o se siente más a gusto hablando con alguien en persona, visite su Centro de Ayuda para el Contribuyente a nivel local donde podrá mostrar sus archivos y documentación y hablar con un funcionario del IRS en persona. 2013 ohio state tax form No se necesita cita, simplemente venga a hacer su consulta. 2013 ohio state tax form Pero si prefiere, puede llamar a su centro local y dejar un mensaje solicitando una cita para resolver un asunto relacionado con su cuenta tributaria. 2013 ohio state tax form Un funcionario le llamará dentro de 2 días laborables para hacer una cita en persona con usted. 2013 ohio state tax form Si le queda por resolver algún problema complicado relacionado con los impuestos o si tiene alguna necesidad especial, como una discapacidad, puede solicitar una cita. 2013 ohio state tax form Los demás asuntos se tramitan sin necesidad de hacer una cita. 2013 ohio state tax form Para obtener el número telefónico de la oficina local, visite el sitio web www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/localcontacts o consulte la guía telefónica bajo United States Government, Internal Revenue Service (Gobierno de los Estados Unidos, Servicio de Impuestos Internos). 2013 ohio state tax form Correspondencia. 2013 ohio state tax form Puede solicitar formularios, instrucciones y publicaciones enviando una solicitud a la dirección indicada a continuación y le contestaremos dentro de un período de 10 días después de haber recibido su solicitud. 2013 ohio state tax form  Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. 2013 ohio state tax form Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705–6613 Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente. 2013 ohio state tax form   El Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente (TAS por sus siglas en inglés), es su voz ante el IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form Nuestro deber es asegurar que a cada contribuyente se le trate de forma justa, y que usted conozca y entienda sus derechos. 2013 ohio state tax form Le ofrecemos ayuda gratuita para ayudarle a navegar el proceso, frecuentemente confuso, de resolver problemas tributarios que no ha podido resolver usted mismo. 2013 ohio state tax form Tenga presente que lo peor que se puede hacer es no hacer nada. 2013 ohio state tax form   El Servicio del Defensor del Contribuyente le puede ayudar si usted no puede resolver su problema con el IRS y además: Si su problema le causa problemas financieros a usted, su familia o su negocio. 2013 ohio state tax form Si usted (o su negocio) está enfrentando la amenaza de acción adversa inmediata. 2013 ohio state tax form Si usted ha intentado, vez tras vez, comunicarse con el IRS pero nadie le ha respondido, o si el IRS no le ha respondido antes de la fecha prometida. 2013 ohio state tax form   Si usted reúne los requisitos para recibir nuestra ayuda, haremos todo lo posible para resolverle su problema. 2013 ohio state tax form A usted se le asignará un defensor, quien estará a su lado en cada paso del camino. 2013 ohio state tax form Tenemos oficinas en cada estado, el Distrito de Columbia, y Puerto Rico. 2013 ohio state tax form Aunque TAS es una sección independiente dentro del IRS, nuestros defensores saben trabajar junto con el IRS para resolver sus provlemas. 2013 ohio state tax form ¡Y nuestros servicios son siempre gratuitos!   Como contribuyente, usted tiene derechos que el IRS tiene que respetar cuando trata con usted. 2013 ohio state tax form Nuestro kit de herramientas tributarias, disponible en www. 2013 ohio state tax form taxpayeradvocate. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/Home/Spanish le puede ayudar a entender estos derechos. 2013 ohio state tax form   Si usted cree que el TAS posiblemente le puede ayudar, llame al defensor local, cuyo número de teléfono se halla en el directorio del teléfono, y también en nuestra página Web, en www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/advocate. 2013 ohio state tax form Usted también podría llamarnos gratis al 1-877-777-4778. 2013 ohio state tax form   El TAS se ocupa de resolver problemas de gran escala o problemas sistémicos que afectan a muchos contribuyentes. 2013 ohio state tax form Si usted conoce alguno de estos asuntos, favor de informarnos del mismo utilizando el Systemic Advocacy Management System (Sistema de administración de la defensa sistémica), en inglés, en el sitio www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/advocate. 2013 ohio state tax form Talleres para Contribuyentes de Ingresos Bajos (LITC por sus siglas en inglés). 2013 ohio state tax form   Los Talleres para Contribuyentes de Ingresos Bajos (LITC) son independientes del IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form Algunos Talleres sirven a las personas cuyos ingresos estén por debajo de cierto nivel, y quienes necesitan resolver un problema tributaria. 2013 ohio state tax form Estos talleres proporcionan gratis, o por una cuota pequeña, representación profesional ante el IRS, en la corte durante auditorias, apelaciones, disputas de cobro de impuestos, y en otros asuntos. 2013 ohio state tax form Para esas personas que hablan inglés como segundo idioma, algunos Talleres pueden proveer información en muchos idiomas diferentes sobre los derechos y responsabilidades del contribuyente. 2013 ohio state tax form Para más información y para hallar un Taller cerca de usted, vea la página Web de los LITC en www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/espanol/article/0,,id=219303,00. 2013 ohio state tax form html o en la Publicación 4134SP, Lista de Talleres para Contribuyentes de Bajos Ingresos. 2013 ohio state tax form Esta publicación también le está disponible en la oficina local del IRS o llamando al 1-800-829-3676. 2013 ohio state tax form Servicios Tributarios Gratuitos. 2013 ohio state tax form   La Publicación 910, IRS Guide to Free Tax Services, (Guía de servicios gratuitos del IRS, en inglés), es su guía para los servicios y 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2013 ohio state tax form Publication 516 - Main Content Table of Contents U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Tax ReturnFiling Information Foreign Bank Accounts U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government Payments Foreign Earned Income Exclusion Tax Treaty Benefits Allowances, Differentials, and Special Pay Other Income Deductions and Credits — Business Expenses Deductions and Credits — Nonbusiness Expenses Foreign Taxes Local (Foreign) Tax ReturnTax Treaty Benefits Other Agreements Double Withholding How To Get Tax HelpLow Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs). 2013 ohio state tax form U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Tax Return Filing Information If you are a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen or green card holder living or traveling outside the United States, you are generally required to file income tax returns in the same way as those residing in the United States. 2013 ohio state tax form However, the special rules explained in the following discussions may apply to you. 2013 ohio state tax form See also Tax Treaty Benefits, later. 2013 ohio state tax form When To File and Pay Most individual tax returns cover a calendar year, January through December. 2013 ohio state tax form The regular due date for these tax returns is April 15 of the following year. 2013 ohio state tax form If April 15 falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, your tax return is considered timely filed if it is filed by the next business day that is not a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday. 2013 ohio state tax form If you get an extension, you are allowed additional time to file and, in some circumstances, pay your tax. 2013 ohio state tax form You must pay interest on any tax not paid by the regular due date. 2013 ohio state tax form Your return is considered filed on time if it is mailed from and officially postmarked in a foreign country on or before the due date (including extensions), or given to a designated international private delivery service before midnight of the last date prescribed for filing. 2013 ohio state tax form See your tax form instructions for a list of private delivery services that have been designated by the IRS to meet this “timely mailing as timely filing/paying” rule for tax returns and payments. 2013 ohio state tax form If your return is filed late, the postmark or delivery service date does not determine the date of filing. 2013 ohio state tax form In that case, your return is considered filed when it is received by the IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form Extensions You may be able to get an extension of time to file your return and pay your tax. 2013 ohio state tax form Automatic 2-month extension. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can get an automatic 2-month extension (to June 15, for a calendar year return) to file your return and pay your tax if you are a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen or resident and, on the regular due date of your return, you are living outside the United States and Puerto Rico and your main place of business or post of duty is outside the United States and Puerto Rico. 2013 ohio state tax form To get this extension, you must attach a statement to your return explaining how you qualified. 2013 ohio state tax form You will owe interest on any tax not paid by the regular due date of your return. 2013 ohio state tax form Married taxpayers. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you file a joint return, either you or your spouse can qualify for the automatic extension. 2013 ohio state tax form If you and your spouse file separate returns, the extension applies only to the spouse who qualifies. 2013 ohio state tax form Additional extension. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can apply for an additional extension of time to file your return by filing Form 4868. 2013 ohio state tax form You must file Form 4868 by the due date for your income tax return. 2013 ohio state tax form   Generally, you must file it by April 15. 2013 ohio state tax form However, if you qualify for the automatic 2-month extension, you generally must file Form 4868 by June 15. 2013 ohio state tax form Check the box on line 8 of Form 4868. 2013 ohio state tax form Payment of tax. 2013 ohio state tax form   You should estimate and pay any additional tax you owe when you file Form 4868 to avoid being charged a late-payment penalty. 2013 ohio state tax form The late-payment penalty applies if, through withholding, etc. 2013 ohio state tax form , you paid less than 90% of your actual tax liability by the original due date of your income tax return. 2013 ohio state tax form Even if the late-payment penalty does not apply, you will be charged interest on any unpaid tax liability from the original due date of the return until the tax is paid. 2013 ohio state tax form Electronic filing. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can file for the additional extension by phone, using your home computer, or through a tax professional. 2013 ohio state tax form See Form 4868 for more information. 2013 ohio state tax form Limit on additional extensions. 2013 ohio state tax form   You generally cannot get a total extension of more than 6 months. 2013 ohio state tax form However, if you are outside the United States and meet certain tests, you may be able to get a longer extension. 2013 ohio state tax form   For more information, see Publication 54. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign Bank Accounts You must file Form TD F 90-22. 2013 ohio state tax form 1 if at any time during the year you had an interest in, or signature or other authority over, a bank account, securities account, or other financial account in a foreign country. 2013 ohio state tax form This applies if the combined assets in the account(s) were more than $10,000. 2013 ohio state tax form Do not include accounts in a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form military banking facility operated by a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form financial institution. 2013 ohio state tax form File the completed form by June 30 of the following year with the Department of the Treasury at the address shown on that form. 2013 ohio state tax form Do not attach it to Form 1040. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are required to file Form TD F 90-22. 2013 ohio state tax form 1 but do not do so, you may have to pay a penalty of up to $10,000 (more if the failure to file is willful). 2013 ohio state tax form You also may be required to file Form 8938 with your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form income tax return to report your interest in foreign bank accounts and other specified foreign financial assets. 2013 ohio state tax form For taxpayers living abroad, you generally do not have to file Form 8938 unless the total value of your specified foreign financial assets is more than $200,000 ($400,000 if married filing jointly) on the last day of the tax year or more than $300,000 ($600,000 if married filing jointly) at any time during the tax year. 2013 ohio state tax form For more information, see Form 8938 and its instructions. 2013 ohio state tax form U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government Payments Wages earned for performing services outside the United States is foreign income, regardless of your employer. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen or resident alien, you must report all income from worldwide sources on your tax return unless it is exempt by U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form law. 2013 ohio state tax form This applies to earned income (such as wages) as well as unearned income (such as interest, dividends, and capital gains). 2013 ohio state tax form If you are a nonresident alien, your income from sources outside the United States is not subject to U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form tax. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign Earned Income Exclusion Employees of the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government are not entitled to the foreign earned income exclusion or the foreign housing exclusion/deduction under section 911 because “foreign earned income ”does not include amounts paid by the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government as an employee. 2013 ohio state tax form But see Other Employment, later. 2013 ohio state tax form Special Situations In the following two situations, your pay is from the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government and does not qualify for the foreign earned income exclusion. 2013 ohio state tax form U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form agency reimbursed by foreign country. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government employee paid by a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form agency to perform services in a foreign country, your pay is from the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government and does not qualify the foreign earned income exclusion or the foreign housing exclusion/deduction. 2013 ohio state tax form This is true even if the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form agency is reimbursed by the foreign government. 2013 ohio state tax form Employees of post exchanges, etc. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are an employee of an Armed Forces post exchange, officers' and enlisted personnel club, Embassy commissary, or similar instrumentality of the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government, the earnings you receive are paid by the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government. 2013 ohio state tax form This is true whether they are paid from appropriated or nonappropriated funds. 2013 ohio state tax form These earnings are not eligible for the foreign earned income exclusion or the foreign housing exclusion/deduction. 2013 ohio state tax form Tax Treaty Benefits Most income tax treaties contain an article relating to remuneration from government services. 2013 ohio state tax form Even if you are working in a foreign country with which the United States has an income tax treaty in force and the treaty article that applies to government services says that your government pay is taxable only in the foreign country, the treaty will likely contain a “saving clause”, which provides that the United States may tax its citizens and its residents as if the treaty had not come into effect. 2013 ohio state tax form In some treaties, the government service article is an exception to the saving clause, but often only for individuals who are not U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizens or green card holders. 2013 ohio state tax form Consequently, if you are a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen or green card holder, you will generally not be entitled to reduce your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form tax on your government pay. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are neither a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen nor green card holder, and you are treated as a resident of the treaty country under the treaty residence article (after application of the so-called “tie-breaker” rule), then you may be entitled to benefits under the government service article. 2013 ohio state tax form Review the treaty text carefully. 2013 ohio state tax form U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizens must always file Form 1040. 2013 ohio state tax form Non-U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizens who are treated as a resident of a treaty country under the treaty residence article (after application of the so-called “tie-breaker” rule) may file Form 1040NR and attach Form 8833. 2013 ohio state tax form If you pay or accrue taxes to the foreign country on your pay, you may be able to relieve double taxation with a foreign tax credit. 2013 ohio state tax form Most income tax treaties contain an article providing relief from double taxation. 2013 ohio state tax form Many treaties contain special foreign tax credit rules for U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizens who are residents of a treaty country. 2013 ohio state tax form For more information on the mechanics of the foreign tax credit, see Foreign Taxes, later. 2013 ohio state tax form Allowances, Differentials, and Special Pay Most payments received by U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government civilian employees for working abroad, including pay differentials, are taxable. 2013 ohio state tax form However, certain foreign areas allowances, cost of living allowances, and travel allowances are tax free. 2013 ohio state tax form The following discussions explain the tax treatment of allowances, differentials, and other special pay you receive for employment abroad. 2013 ohio state tax form Pay differentials. 2013 ohio state tax form   Pay differentials you receive as financial incentives for employment abroad are taxable. 2013 ohio state tax form Your employer should have included these differentials as wages on your Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement. 2013 ohio state tax form   Generally, pay differentials are given for employment under adverse conditions (such as severe climate) or because the post of duty is located in a hazardous or isolated area that may be outside the United States. 2013 ohio state tax form The area does not have to be a qualified hazardous duty area as discussed in Publication 3. 2013 ohio state tax form Pay differentials include: Post differentials, Special incentive differentials, and Danger pay. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign areas allowances. 2013 ohio state tax form   Certain foreign areas allowances are tax free. 2013 ohio state tax form Your employer should not have included these allowances as wages on your Form W-2. 2013 ohio state tax form   Tax-free foreign areas allowances are allowances (other than post differentials) received under the following laws. 2013 ohio state tax form Title I, chapter 9, of the Foreign Service Act of 1980. 2013 ohio state tax form Section 4 of the Central Intelligence Agency Act of 1949, as amended. 2013 ohio state tax form Title II of the Overseas Differentials and Allowances Act. 2013 ohio state tax form Subsection (e) or (f) of the first section of the Administrative Expenses Act of 1946, as amended, or section 22 of that Act. 2013 ohio state tax form These allowances cover such expenses as: Certain repairs to a leased home, Education of dependents in special situations, Motor vehicle shipment, Separate maintenance for dependents, Temporary quarters, Transportation for medical treatment, and Travel, moving, and storage. 2013 ohio state tax form Allowances received by foreign service employees for representation expenses are also tax free under the above provisions. 2013 ohio state tax form Cost-of-living allowances. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are stationed outside the continental United States or in Alaska, your gross income does not include cost-of-living allowances (other than amounts received under Title II of the Overseas Differentials and Allowances Act) granted by regulations approved by the President of the United States. 2013 ohio state tax form The cost-of-living portion of any other allowance (for example, a living and quarters allowance) is not included even if the underlying allowance is included in gross income. 2013 ohio state tax form Cost-of-living allowances are not included on your Form W-2. 2013 ohio state tax form Federal court employees. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are a federal court employee, the preceding paragraph also applies to you. 2013 ohio state tax form The cost-of-living allowance must be granted by rules similar to regulations approved by the President. 2013 ohio state tax form American Institute in Taiwan. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are an employee of the American Institute in Taiwan, allowances you receive are exempt from U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form tax if they are equivalent to tax-exempt allowances received by civilian employees of the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government. 2013 ohio state tax form Federal reemployment payments after serving with an international organization. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are a federal employee who is reemployed by a federal agency after serving with an international organization, you must include in income any reemployment payments you receive. 2013 ohio state tax form These payments are equal to the difference between the pay, allowances, post differential, and other monetary benefits paid by the international organization and the pay and other benefits that would have been paid by the federal agency had you been detailed to the international agency. 2013 ohio state tax form Allowances or reimbursements for travel and transportation expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   See How To Report Business Expenses, later, for a discussion on whether a reimbursement or allowance for travel or transportation is included in your income. 2013 ohio state tax form Lodging furnished to a principal representative of the United States. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are a principal representative of the United States stationed in a foreign country, you do not have to include in income the value of lodging (including utilities) provided to you as an official residence. 2013 ohio state tax form However, amounts paid by the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form government for your usual costs of operating and maintaining your household are taxable. 2013 ohio state tax form If amounts are withheld from your pay to cover these expenses, you cannot exclude or deduct those amounts from your income. 2013 ohio state tax form Peace Corps. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are a Peace Corps volunteer or volunteer leader, some allowances you receive are taxable and others are not. 2013 ohio state tax form Taxable allowances. 2013 ohio state tax form   The following allowances must be included on your Form W-2 and reported on your return as wages. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are a volunteer leader, allowances paid to your spouse and minor children while you are training in the United States. 2013 ohio state tax form The part of living allowances designated by the Director of the Peace Corps as basic compensation. 2013 ohio state tax form This is the part for personal items such as domestic help, laundry and clothing maintenance, entertainment and recreation, transportation, and other miscellaneous expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form Leave allowances. 2013 ohio state tax form Readjustment allowances or “termination payments. 2013 ohio state tax form ” Taxable allowances are considered received by you when credited to your account. 2013 ohio state tax form Example. 2013 ohio state tax form Gary Carpenter, a Peace Corps volunteer, gets $175 a month during his period of service, to be paid to him in a lump sum at the end of his tour of duty. 2013 ohio state tax form Although the allowance is not available to him until the end of his service, Gary must include it in his income on a monthly basis as it is credited to his account. 2013 ohio state tax form Nontaxable allowances. 2013 ohio state tax form   These generally include travel allowances and the part of living allowances for housing, utilities, food, clothing, and household supplies. 2013 ohio state tax form These allowances should not be included on your Form W-2. 2013 ohio state tax form These allowances are tax free whether paid by the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government or the foreign country in which you are stationed. 2013 ohio state tax form Other Income Other employment. 2013 ohio state tax form   If, in addition to your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form government pay, you receive income from a private employer or self-employment, you may qualify to claim the foreign earned income exclusion and the foreign housing exclusion and deduction under section 911 based on this other income provided you meet either the bona fide residence test or the physical presence test. 2013 ohio state tax form In addition, if your spouse is a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen or resident alien who earns income in a foreign country that is paid by a private employer or is from self-employment, he or she may also qualify for the exclusion or the deduction. 2013 ohio state tax form For more information, see Publication 54. 2013 ohio state tax form The tax treaty rules relating to income from personal services generally apply to income from private employment. 2013 ohio state tax form As discussed above, the saving clause applies to you if you are a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizen or if you are a resident of the United States under the treaty residence article (after application of the so-called “tie-breaker” rule). 2013 ohio state tax form Sale of personal property. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you have a gain from the sale of your personal property (such as an automobile or a home appliance), whether directly or through a favorable exchange rate in converting the proceeds to U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form dollars, the excess of the amount received in U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form dollars over the cost or other basis of the property is a capital gain. 2013 ohio state tax form Capital gains are reported on Schedule D (Form 1040), Capital Gains and Losses. 2013 ohio state tax form However, losses from sales of your personal property, whether directly or through an unfavorable exchange rate, are not deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form Sale of your home. 2013 ohio state tax form   All or part of the gain on the sale of your main home, within or outside the United States, may be taxable. 2013 ohio state tax form Losses are not deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form   You may be able to exclude from income any gain up to $250,000 ($500,000 on a joint return). 2013 ohio state tax form Generally, you must have owned and used the home as your main residence for two of the five years preceding the date of sale. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can choose to have the 5-year test period for ownership and use suspended during any period you or your spouse is serving on qualified official extended duty as a member of the Foreign Service of the United States, as an employee of the intelligence community, or as an employee or volunteer of the Peace Corps. 2013 ohio state tax form   For detailed information on selling your home, see Publication 523. 2013 ohio state tax form Deductions and Credits — Business Expenses You may deduct certain expenses such as travel expenses, transportation expenses, and other expenses connected to your employment. 2013 ohio state tax form Travel Expenses Subject to certain limits, you can deduct your unreimbursed ordinary and necessary expenses of traveling away from home in connection with the performance of your official duties. 2013 ohio state tax form These expenses include such items as travel costs, meals, lodging, baggage charges, local transportation costs (such as taxi fares), tips, and dry cleaning and laundry fees. 2013 ohio state tax form Your home for tax purposes (tax home) is your regular post of duty regardless of where you maintain your family home. 2013 ohio state tax form Your tax home is not limited to the Embassy, consulate, or duty station. 2013 ohio state tax form It includes the entire city or general area in which your principal place of employment is located. 2013 ohio state tax form Traveling away from home. 2013 ohio state tax form   You are traveling away from home if you meet both of the following requirements. 2013 ohio state tax form Your duties require you to be away from the general area of your tax home substantially longer than an ordinary day's work. 2013 ohio state tax form You need to get sleep or rest to meet the demands of your work while away from home. 2013 ohio state tax form This requirement is not satisfied by merely napping in your car. 2013 ohio state tax form You do not have to be away from your tax home for a whole day or from dusk to dawn as long as your relief from duty is long enough to get necessary sleep or rest. 2013 ohio state tax form Temporary assignment. 2013 ohio state tax form   If your assignment or job away from your tax home is temporary, your tax home does not change. 2013 ohio state tax form You are considered to be away from home for the whole period, and your travel expenses are deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form Generally, a temporary assignment in a single location is one that is realistically expected to last (and does in fact last) for one year or less. 2013 ohio state tax form   However, if your assignment or job is indefinite, the location of the assignment or job becomes your new tax home and you cannot deduct your travel expenses while there. 2013 ohio state tax form An assignment or job in a single location is considered indefinite if it is realistically expected to last for more than one year, whether or not it actually lasts for more than one year. 2013 ohio state tax form   You must determine whether your assignment is temporary or indefinite when you start work. 2013 ohio state tax form If you expect employment to last for one year or less, it is temporary unless there are facts and circumstances that indicate otherwise. 2013 ohio state tax form Employment that is initially temporary may become indefinite due to changed circumstances. 2013 ohio state tax form A series of assignments to the same location, all for short periods but that together cover a long period, may be considered an indefinite assignment. 2013 ohio state tax form Exception for federal crime investigations or prosecutions. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are a federal employee participating in a federal crime investigation or prosecution, you may be able to deduct travel expenses even if you are away from your tax home for more than one year. 2013 ohio state tax form This exception to the one-year rule applies if the Attorney General certifies that you are traveling for the federal government in a temporary duty status to prosecute, or provide support services for the investigation or prosecution of, a federal crime. 2013 ohio state tax form Limit on meals and entertainment. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can generally deduct only 50% of the cost of your unreimbursed business-related meals and entertainment. 2013 ohio state tax form However, the limit does not apply to expenses reimbursed under a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government expense allowance arrangement. 2013 ohio state tax form Individuals subject to hours of service limits. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct 80% of your unreimbursed business-related meal expenses if the meals take place during or incident to any period subject to the Department of Transportation's hours of service limits. 2013 ohio state tax form   Individuals subject to the Department of Transportation's “hours of service” limits include the following. 2013 ohio state tax form Certain air transportation workers (such as pilots, crew, dispatchers, mechanics, and control tower operators) who are under Federal Aviation Administration regulations. 2013 ohio state tax form Interstate truck operators and bus drivers who are under Department of Transportation regulations. 2013 ohio state tax form Certain railroad employees (such as engineers, conductors, train crews, dispatchers, and control operations personnel) who are under Federal Railroad Administration regulations. 2013 ohio state tax form Certain merchant mariners who are under Coast Guard regulations. 2013 ohio state tax form Primary purpose of trip must be for business. 2013 ohio state tax form   If your trip was entirely for business, your unreimbursed travel expenses are generally deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form However, if you spend some of your time on nonbusiness activities, part of your expenses may not be deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form   If your trip was mainly personal, you cannot deduct your travel expenses to and from your destination. 2013 ohio state tax form This applies even if you engage in business activities while there. 2013 ohio state tax form However, you can deduct any expenses while at your destination that are directly related to your business. 2013 ohio state tax form Expenses paid for others. 2013 ohio state tax form   You generally cannot deduct travel expenses of your spouse, dependents, or other individuals who go with you on a trip. 2013 ohio state tax form Home leave. 2013 ohio state tax form   The Foreign Service Act requires U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form citizens who are members of the foreign service to take a leave of absence after completing 3 years of continuous service abroad. 2013 ohio state tax form This period is called “home leave” and can be used to take care of certain personal matters such as medical and dental checkups, buying a new wardrobe, and visiting relatives. 2013 ohio state tax form   The amounts paid for your travel, meals, and lodging while on home leave are deductible as travel or business expenses subject to the rules and limits discussed earlier. 2013 ohio state tax form You must be able to verify these amounts in order to claim them. 2013 ohio state tax form Amounts paid on behalf of your family while on home leave are personal living expenses and are not deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form More information. 2013 ohio state tax form   See chapter 1 of Publication 463 for more information on travel expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form Transportation Expenses You can deduct allowable transportation expenses that are directly related to your official duties. 2013 ohio state tax form Transportation expenses include the cost of transportation by air, rail, bus, or taxi, and the cost of driving and maintaining your car. 2013 ohio state tax form They do not include expenses you have when traveling away from home overnight. 2013 ohio state tax form Those expenses are deductible as travel expenses and are discussed earlier. 2013 ohio state tax form Commuting. 2013 ohio state tax form   You cannot deduct your transportation costs of going between your home and your regular business location. 2013 ohio state tax form These costs are personal commuting expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you have one or more regular business locations but must work at a temporary location, you can deduct the costs of commuting to that temporary place of work. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you work at two or more places in the same day, you can deduct your expenses of getting from one place of work to the other. 2013 ohio state tax form More information. 2013 ohio state tax form   For more information on transportation expenses, see chapter 4 of Publication 463. 2013 ohio state tax form Other Employee Business Expenses You may be able to deduct other unreimbursed expenses that are connected with your employment. 2013 ohio state tax form Membership dues. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct membership dues you pay to professional societies that relate to your business or profession. 2013 ohio state tax form Subscriptions. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct subscriptions to professional publications that relate to your business or profession. 2013 ohio state tax form Educational expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   Generally, educational expenses are considered to be personal expenses and are not deductible. 2013 ohio state tax form However, under some circumstances, educational expenses are deductible as business expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct educational expenses as business expenses if the education: Maintains or improves skills needed in your present position, or Meets the express requirements of your agency to keep your present position, salary, or status. 2013 ohio state tax form   You cannot deduct educational expenses as business expenses if the education: Is needed to enable you to meet minimum educational requirements for qualification in your present position, Is a part of a program of study that can qualify you for a new position, or Is for travel as a form of education. 2013 ohio state tax form These rules apply even if the education is required by your agency or it maintains or improves skills required in your work. 2013 ohio state tax form   See Publication 970, Tax Benefits for Education, for more information on educational expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form    Educational expenses that are not work related, such as costs of sending children to college, are personal expenses that you cannot deduct. 2013 ohio state tax form However, you may be eligible for other tax benefits such as the American opportunity and lifetime learning credits; contributions to a Coverdell education savings account or qualified tuition program; deduction for student loan interest; and exclusion from income of certain savings bond interest. 2013 ohio state tax form These benefits are explained in Publication 970. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign service representation expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are an employee of the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign Service and your position requires you to establish and maintain favorable relations in foreign countries, you may receive a nontaxable allowance for representation expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form If your expenses are more than the allowance you receive, you can deduct the excess expenses as an itemized deduction on Schedule A (Form 1040) if you meet one of the following conditions. 2013 ohio state tax form You have a certificate from the Secretary of State attesting that the expenses were incurred for the benefit of the United States, and would be reimbursable under appropriate legislation if the agency had sufficient funds for these reimbursements. 2013 ohio state tax form The expenses, while specifically not reimbursable under State Department regulations, were ordinary and necessary business expenses incurred in the performance of your official duties. 2013 ohio state tax form    To deduct any expenses for travel, entertainment, and gifts, including those certified by the Secretary of State, you must meet the rules for recordkeeping and accounting to your employer. 2013 ohio state tax form These rules are explained in Publication 463. 2013 ohio state tax form Representation expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   These are expenses that further the interest of the United States abroad. 2013 ohio state tax form They include certain entertainment, gifts, costs of official functions, and rental of ceremonial dress. 2013 ohio state tax form They generally do not include costs of passenger vehicles (such as cars or aircraft), printing or engraving, membership fees, or amounts a principal representative must pay personally to cover the usual costs of operating and maintaining an official residence. 2013 ohio state tax form   Chapters 300 and 400 of the Standardized Regulations (Government Civilians, Foreign Area) provide more detail on what expenses are allowable as representation expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form These regulations are available on the Internet at www. 2013 ohio state tax form state. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/m/a/als. 2013 ohio state tax form Look under “Standardized Regulations (DSSR)” and click on “DSSR Table of Contents. 2013 ohio state tax form ” Publication 463 and Publication 529, Miscellaneous Deductions, provide more detail on what expenses are allowable as ordinary and necessary business expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form Impairment-related work expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are an employee with a physical or mental disability, you can deduct attendant-care services at your place of work and other expenses in connection with work that are necessary for you to be able to work. 2013 ohio state tax form Attendant care includes a reader for a blind person and a helper for a person with a physical disability. 2013 ohio state tax form These expenses are reported on Form 2106 or 2106-EZ and carried to Schedule A (Form 1040). 2013 ohio state tax form They are not subject to the 2%-of-adjusted- gross-income limit on miscellaneous itemized deductions. 2013 ohio state tax form Loss on conversion of U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form dollars into foreign currency. 2013 ohio state tax form   The conversion of U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form dollars into foreign currency at an official rate of exchange that is not as favorable as the free market rate does not result in a deductible loss. 2013 ohio state tax form Recordkeeping Rules If you claim a deduction for unreimbursed business expenses, you must keep timely and adequate records of all your business expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form For example, you must keep records and supporting evidence to prove the following elements about deductions for travel expenses (including meals and lodging while away from home). 2013 ohio state tax form The amount of each separate expense for travel away from home, such as the cost of your transportation, lodging, or meals. 2013 ohio state tax form You may total your incidental expenses if you list them in reasonable categories such as daily meals, gasoline and oil, and taxi fares. 2013 ohio state tax form For each trip away from home, the dates you left and returned and the number of days spent on business. 2013 ohio state tax form The destination or area of your travel, described by the name of the city, town, or similar designation. 2013 ohio state tax form The business reason for your travel or the business benefit gained or expected to be gained from your travel. 2013 ohio state tax form How to record your expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   Records for proof of your expenses should be kept in an account book, diary, statement of expense, or similar record. 2013 ohio state tax form They should be supported by other records, such as receipts or canceled checks, in sufficient detail to establish the elements for these expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form You do not need to duplicate information in an account book or diary that is shown on a receipt as long as your records and receipts complement each other in an orderly manner. 2013 ohio state tax form   Each expense should be recorded separately in your records. 2013 ohio state tax form However, some items can be totaled in reasonable categories. 2013 ohio state tax form You can make one daily entry for categories such as taxi fares, telephone calls, meals while away from home, gas and oil, and other incidental costs of travel. 2013 ohio state tax form You may record tips separately or with the cost of the service. 2013 ohio state tax form    Documentary evidence generally is required to support all lodging expenses while traveling away from home. 2013 ohio state tax form It is also required for any other expense of $75 or more, except transportation charges if the evidence is not readily available. 2013 ohio state tax form Documentary evidence is a receipt, paid bill, or similar proof sufficient to support an expense. 2013 ohio state tax form It ordinarily will be considered adequate if it shows the amount, date, place, and essential business character of the expense. 2013 ohio state tax form    A canceled check by itself does not prove a business cost. 2013 ohio state tax form You must have other evidence to show that the check was used for a business purpose. 2013 ohio state tax form Your records must be timely. 2013 ohio state tax form   Record the elements for the expense in your account book or other record at or near the time of the expense. 2013 ohio state tax form A timely-kept record has more value than statements prepared later when, generally, there is a lack of accurate recall. 2013 ohio state tax form Confidential information. 2013 ohio state tax form   You do not need to put confidential information relating to an element of a deductible expense (such as the place, business purpose, or business relationship) in your account book, diary, or other record. 2013 ohio state tax form However, you do have to record the information elsewhere at or near the time of the expense and have it available to fully prove that element of the expense. 2013 ohio state tax form How To Report Business Expenses As a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government employee, your business expense reimbursements are generally paid under an accountable plan and are not included in your wages on your Form W-2. 2013 ohio state tax form If your expenses are not more than the reimbursements, you do not need to show your expenses or reimbursements on your return. 2013 ohio state tax form However, if you do not account to your employer for a travel advance or if you do not return any excess advance within a reasonable period of time, the advance (or excess) will be included in your wages on your Form W-2. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are entitled to a reimbursement from your employer but you do not claim it, you cannot deduct the expenses to which that unclaimed reimbursement applies. 2013 ohio state tax form Form 2106 or Form 2106-EZ. 2013 ohio state tax form   You must complete Form 2106 or 2106-EZ to deduct your expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form Also, if your actual expenses are more than your reimbursements, you can complete Form 2106 or 2106-EZ to deduct your excess expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form Generally, you must include all of your expenses and reimbursements on Form 2106 or 2106-EZ and carry your allowable expense to Schedule A (Form 1040). 2013 ohio state tax form Your allowable expense is then generally subject to the 2%-of-adjusted-gross-income limit. 2013 ohio state tax form Form 2106-EZ. 2013 ohio state tax form   You may be able to use Form 2106-EZ instead of the more complex Form 2106 for reporting unreimbursed employee business expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form You can use Form 2106-EZ if you meet both of the following conditions. 2013 ohio state tax form You are not reimbursed by your employer for any expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form (Amounts your employer included in your wages on your Form W-2 are not considered reimbursements. 2013 ohio state tax form ) If you claim car expenses, you use the standard mileage rate. 2013 ohio state tax form Deductions and Credits — Nonbusiness Expenses In addition to deductible business expenses, you may be entitled to deduct certain other expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form Moving Expenses If you changed job locations or started a new job, you may be able to deduct the reasonable expenses of moving yourself, your family, and your household goods and personal effects to your new home. 2013 ohio state tax form However, you cannot deduct any expenses for which you received a tax-free allowance as a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government employee. 2013 ohio state tax form To deduct moving expenses, your move must be closely related to the start of work and you must meet the distance test and the time test. 2013 ohio state tax form Closely related to the start of work. 2013 ohio state tax form   The move must be closely related, both in time and in place, to the start of work at the new location. 2013 ohio state tax form In general, you must have incurred your moving expenses within one year from the time you first report to your new job or business. 2013 ohio state tax form   A move generally is not considered closely related in place to the start of work if the distance from your new home to the new job location is more than the distance from your former home to the new job location. 2013 ohio state tax form A move that does not meet this requirement may qualify if you can show that you must live at the new home as a condition of employment, or you will spend less time or money commuting from the new home to the new job. 2013 ohio state tax form Distance test. 2013 ohio state tax form   Your new main job location must be at least 50 miles farther from your former home than your old main job location was. 2013 ohio state tax form If you did not have an old job location, your new job location must be at least 50 miles from your former home. 2013 ohio state tax form Time test. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you are an employee, you must work full time for at least 39 weeks during the first 12 months after you arrive in the general area of your new job location. 2013 ohio state tax form Deductible moving expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   Moving expenses that can be deducted include the reasonable costs of: Moving household goods and personal effects (including packing, crating, in-transit storage, and insurance) of both you and members of your household, and Transportation and lodging for yourself and members of your household for one trip from your former home to your new home (including costs of getting passports). 2013 ohio state tax form    The cost of your meals is not a deductible moving expense. 2013 ohio state tax form   The costs of moving household goods include the reasonable expenses of moving household goods and personal effects to and from storage. 2013 ohio state tax form For a foreign move, the costs also include expenses of storing the goods and effects for part or all of the period that your new job location abroad continues to be your main job location. 2013 ohio state tax form Expenses must be reasonable. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct only those expenses that are reasonable for the circumstances of your move. 2013 ohio state tax form For example, the costs of traveling from your former home to your new one should be by the shortest, most direct route available by conventional transportation. 2013 ohio state tax form Members of your household. 2013 ohio state tax form   A member of your household includes anyone who has both your former home and new home as his or her home. 2013 ohio state tax form It does not include a tenant or employee unless you can claim that person as a dependent. 2013 ohio state tax form Retirees. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct the costs of moving to the United States when you permanently retire if both your former main job location and former home were outside the United States and its possessions. 2013 ohio state tax form You do not have to meet the time test described earlier. 2013 ohio state tax form Survivors. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct moving expenses for a move to the United States if you are the spouse or dependent of a person whose main job location at the time of death was outside the United States and its possessions. 2013 ohio state tax form The move must begin within 6 months after the decedent's death. 2013 ohio state tax form It must be from the decedent's former home outside the United States, and that home must also have been your home. 2013 ohio state tax form You do not have to meet the time test described earlier. 2013 ohio state tax form How to report moving expenses. 2013 ohio state tax form   Use Form 3903 to report your moving expenses and figure your allowable deduction. 2013 ohio state tax form Claim the deduction as an adjustment to income on Form 1040. 2013 ohio state tax form (You cannot deduct moving expenses on Form 1040A or Form 1040EZ. 2013 ohio state tax form ) Reimbursements. 2013 ohio state tax form   Generally, you must include reimbursements of, or payments for, nondeductible moving expenses in gross income for the year paid. 2013 ohio state tax form You also must include in gross income reimbursements paid to you under a nonaccountable plan. 2013 ohio state tax form However, there is an exception for the tax-free foreign areas allowances described earlier under Allowances, Differentials, and Special Pay. 2013 ohio state tax form Additional information. 2013 ohio state tax form   For additional information about moving expenses, see Publication 521. 2013 ohio state tax form Other Itemized Deductions You may be able to claim other itemized deductions not connected to your employment. 2013 ohio state tax form Contributions. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct contributions to qualified organizations created or organized in or under the laws of the United States or its possessions. 2013 ohio state tax form You cannot deduct contributions you make directly to foreign organizations (except for certain Canadian, Israeli, and Mexican charities), churches, and governments. 2013 ohio state tax form For more information, see Publication 526, Charitable Contributions. 2013 ohio state tax form Real estate tax and home mortgage interest. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you receive a tax-free housing allowance, your itemized deductions for real estate taxes and home mortgage interest are limited. 2013 ohio state tax form You must reduce the amount of each deduction that would otherwise be allowable by the amount of each expense that is related to the tax-free allowance. 2013 ohio state tax form Example. 2013 ohio state tax form Adam is an IRS employee working overseas who receives a $6,300 tax-free housing and utility allowance. 2013 ohio state tax form During the year, Adam used the allowance, with other funds, to provide a home for himself. 2013 ohio state tax form His expenses for this home totaled $8,400 and consisted of mortgage principal ($500), insurance ($400), real estate taxes ($1,400), mortgage interest ($4,000), and utility costs ($2,100). 2013 ohio state tax form Adam did not have any other expenses related to providing a home for himself. 2013 ohio state tax form Adam must reduce his deductions for home mortgage interest and real estate taxes. 2013 ohio state tax form He figures a reasonable way to reduce them is to multiply them by a fraction: its numerator is $6,300 (the total housing and utility allowance) and its denominator is $8,400 (the total of all payments to which the housing and utility allowance applies). 2013 ohio state tax form The result is 3/4. 2013 ohio state tax form Adam reduces his otherwise allowable home mortgage interest deduction by $3,000 (the $4,000 he paid ×3/4) and his otherwise allowable real estate tax deduction by $1,050 (the $1,400 he paid × 3/4). 2013 ohio state tax form He can deduct $1,000 of his mortgage interest ($4,000 − $3,000) and $350 of his real estate taxes ($1,400 − $1,050) when he itemizes his deductions. 2013 ohio state tax form Exception to the reduction. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you receive a tax-free housing allowance as a member of the military or the clergy, you do not have to reduce your deductions for real estate tax and home mortgage interest expenses you are otherwise entitled to deduct. 2013 ohio state tax form Required statement. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you receive a tax-free housing allowance and have real estate tax or home mortgage interest expenses, attach a statement to your tax return. 2013 ohio state tax form The statement must contain all of the following information. 2013 ohio state tax form The amount of each type of tax-free income you received, such as a tax-free housing allowance or tax-free representation allowance. 2013 ohio state tax form The amount of otherwise deductible expenses attributable to each type of tax-free income. 2013 ohio state tax form The amount attributable to each type of tax-free income that was not directly attributable to that type of tax-free income. 2013 ohio state tax form An explanation of how you determined the amounts not directly attributable to each type of tax-free income. 2013 ohio state tax form   The statement must also indicate that none of the amounts deducted on your return are in any way attributable to tax-free income. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign Taxes If you pay or accrue taxes to a foreign government, you generally can choose to either claim them as a credit against your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form income tax liability or deduct them as an itemized deduction when figuring your taxable income. 2013 ohio state tax form Do not include the foreign taxes paid or accrued as withheld income taxes in the Payments section of Form 1040. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign tax credit. 2013 ohio state tax form   Your foreign tax credit is subject to a limit based on your taxable income from foreign sources. 2013 ohio state tax form If you choose to figure a credit against your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form tax liability for the foreign taxes, you generally must complete Form 1116 and attach it to your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form income tax return. 2013 ohio state tax form    You cannot claim a credit for foreign taxes paid on amounts excluded from gross income under the foreign earned income or housing exclusions. 2013 ohio state tax form If all your foreign income is exempt from U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form tax, you will not be able to claim a foreign tax credit. 2013 ohio state tax form   If, because of the limit on the credit, you cannot use the full amount of qualified foreign taxes paid or accrued in the tax year, you are allowed to carry the excess back 1 year and then forward 10 years. 2013 ohio state tax form Exemption from limit. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can elect to not be subject to the foreign tax limit if you meet all the following conditions. 2013 ohio state tax form Your only foreign income is passive income, such as interest, dividends, and royalties. 2013 ohio state tax form The total of all your foreign taxes is not more than $300 ($600 for joint tax returns). 2013 ohio state tax form The foreign income and taxes are reported to you on a payee statement, such as Form 1099-DIV, Dividends and Distributions, or 1099-INT, Interest Income. 2013 ohio state tax form If you make the election, you can claim a foreign tax credit without filing Form 1116. 2013 ohio state tax form However, you cannot carry back or carry over any unused foreign tax to or from this year. 2013 ohio state tax form See the instructions for the appropriate line in the Tax and Credits section of Form 1040. 2013 ohio state tax form Foreign tax deduction. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you choose to deduct all foreign income taxes on your U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form income tax return, itemize the deduction on Schedule A (Form 1040). 2013 ohio state tax form You cannot deduct foreign taxes paid on income you exclude under the foreign earned income or housing exclusions. 2013 ohio state tax form Example. 2013 ohio state tax form Dennis and Christina are married and live and work in Country X. 2013 ohio state tax form Dennis works for the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government and Christina is employed by a private company. 2013 ohio state tax form They pay income tax to Country X on Christina's income only. 2013 ohio state tax form Dennis and Christina file a joint tax return and exclude all of Christina's income. 2013 ohio state tax form They cannot claim a foreign tax credit or take a deduction for the taxes paid to Country X. 2013 ohio state tax form Deduction for other foreign taxes. 2013 ohio state tax form   The deduction for foreign taxes other than foreign income taxes is not related to the foreign tax credit. 2013 ohio state tax form You can take deductions for these miscellaneous foreign taxes and also claim the foreign tax credit for income taxes paid to a foreign country. 2013 ohio state tax form   You can deduct real property taxes you pay that are imposed on you by a foreign country. 2013 ohio state tax form You take this deduction on Schedule A (Form 1040). 2013 ohio state tax form You cannot deduct other foreign taxes, such as personal property taxes, unless you incurred the expenses in a trade or business or in the production of income. 2013 ohio state tax form More information. 2013 ohio state tax form   The foreign tax credit and deduction, their limits, and carryback and carryover provisions are discussed in detail in Publication 514. 2013 ohio state tax form Local (Foreign) Tax Return As a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Government employee, you are expected to observe and fulfill all tax obligations imposed by the host country government. 2013 ohio state tax form Check with local tax authorities to determine whether you are considered a tax resident of your host country, whether you are required to file 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status of your 2012 refund. 2013 ohio state tax form To check the status of your 2012 refund, call 1-800-829-1954 or 1-800-829-4477 (automated Where's My Refund? information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week). 2013 ohio state tax form Information about your return will generally be available within 24 hours after the IRS receives your e-filed return, or 4 weeks after you mail your paper return. 2013 ohio state tax form If you filed Form 8379 with your return, wait 14 weeks (11 weeks if you filed electronically). 2013 ohio state tax form Have your 2012 tax return handy so you can provide your social security number, your filing status, and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund. 2013 ohio state tax form Where's My Refund? will provide an actual personalized refund date as soon as the IRS processes your tax return and approves your refund. 2013 ohio state tax form Where's My Refund? includes information for the most recent return filed in the current year and does not include information about amended returns. 2013 ohio state tax form Outside the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are outside the United States, taxpayer assistance is available at the following U. 2013 ohio state tax form S Embassies or consulate. 2013 ohio state tax form Beijing, China (86) (10) 8531-3983 Frankfurt, Germany (49) (69) 7535-3834 London, England (44) (20) 7894-0476 Paris, France (33) (1) 4312-2555 Please contact the office for times when assistance will be available. 2013 ohio state tax form If you cannot get to one of these offices, taxpayer assistance is available at (267) 941-1000 (not a toll free call). 2013 ohio state tax form If you are in a U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form territory (American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Virgin Islands) and have a tax question, you can call 1-800-829-1040. 2013 ohio state tax form Evaluating the quality 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Code, regulations, Internal Revenue Bulletins, and Cumulative Bulletins available for research purposes. 2013 ohio state tax form Services. 2013 ohio state tax form You can walk in to your local TAC most business days for personal, face-to-face tax help. 2013 ohio state tax form An employee can explain IRS letters, request adjustments to your tax account, or help you set up a payment plan. 2013 ohio state tax form If you need to resolve a tax problem, have questions about how the tax law applies to your individual tax return, or you are more comfortable talking with someone in person, visit your local TAC where you can talk with an IRS representative face-to-face. 2013 ohio state tax form No appointment is necessary—just walk in. 2013 ohio state tax form Before visiting, check www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/localcontacts for hours of operation and services provided. 2013 ohio state tax form If you have an ongoing, complex tax account problem or a special need, such as a disability, an appointment can be requested by calling your local TAC. 2013 ohio state tax form You can leave a message and a representative will call you back within 2 business days. 2013 ohio state tax form All other issues will be handled without an appointment. 2013 ohio state tax form To call your local TAC, go to  www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/localcontacts or look in the phone book under United States Government, Internal Revenue Service. 2013 ohio state tax form Outside the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are outside the United States during the filing period (January to mid-June), you can get the necessary federal tax forms and publications from most U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form Embassies and consulates. 2013 ohio state tax form Mail. 2013 ohio state tax form You can send your order for forms, instructions, and publications to the address below. 2013 ohio state tax form You should receive a response within 10 days after your request is received. 2013 ohio state tax form  Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. 2013 ohio state tax form Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Outside the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form If you are outside the United States, you can get tax assistance by writing to the address below. 2013 ohio state tax form  Internal Revenue Service International Accounts Philadelphia, PA 19255-0725 Taxpayer Advocate Service. 2013 ohio state tax form   The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) is your voice at the IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form Its job is to ensure that every taxpayer is treated fairly, and that you know and understand your rights. 2013 ohio state tax form TAS offers free help to guide you through the often-confusing process of resolving tax problems that you haven’t been able to solve on your own. 2013 ohio state tax form Remember, the worst thing you can do is nothing at all. 2013 ohio state tax form   TAS can help if you can’t resolve your problem with the IRS and: Your problem is causing financial difficulties for you, your family, or your business. 2013 ohio state tax form You face (or your business is facing) an immediate threat of adverse action. 2013 ohio state tax form You have tried repeatedly to contact the IRS but no one has responded, or the IRS has not responded to you by the date promised. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you qualify for help, they will do everything they can to get your problem resolved. 2013 ohio state tax form You will be assigned to one advocate who will be with you at every turn. 2013 ohio state tax form TAS has offices in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. 2013 ohio state tax form Although TAS is independent within the IRS, their advocates know how to work with the IRS to get your problems resolved. 2013 ohio state tax form And its services are always free. 2013 ohio state tax form   As a taxpayer, you have rights that the IRS must abide by in its dealings with you. 2013 ohio state tax form The TAS tax toolkit at www. 2013 ohio state tax form TaxpayerAdvocate. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov can help you understand these rights. 2013 ohio state tax form   If you think TAS might be able to help you, call your local advocate, whose number is in your phone book and on our website at www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/advocate. 2013 ohio state tax form You can also call the toll-free number at 1-877-777-4778. 2013 ohio state tax form Deaf and hard of hearing individuals who have access to TTY/TDD equipment can call 1-800-829-4059. 2013 ohio state tax form These individuals can also access the IRS through relay services such as the Federal Relay Service at www. 2013 ohio state tax form gsa. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/fedrelay. 2013 ohio state tax form   TAS also handles large-scale or systemic problems that affect many taxpayers. 2013 ohio state tax form If you know of one of these broad issues, please report it through the Systemic Advocacy Management System at www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/advocate. 2013 ohio state tax form    Outside the U. 2013 ohio state tax form S. 2013 ohio state tax form If you live outside of the United States, you can call the Taxpayer Advocate at (787) 522-8601 in English or (787) 522-8600 in Spanish. 2013 ohio state tax form You can contact the Taxpayer Advocate at: Internal Revenue Service Taxpayer Advocate Service City View Plaza, 48 Carr 165, Suite 2000 Guaynabo, P. 2013 ohio state tax form R. 2013 ohio state tax form 00968-8000 Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs). 2013 ohio state tax form   Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs) are independent from the IRS. 2013 ohio state tax form Some clinics serve individuals whose income is below a certain level and who need to resolve a tax problem. 2013 ohio state tax form These clinics provide professional representation before the IRS or in court on audits, appeals, tax collection disputes, and other issues for free or for a small fee. 2013 ohio state tax form Some clinics can provide information about taxpayer rights and responsibilities in many different languages for individuals who speak English as a second language. 2013 ohio state tax form For more information and to find a clinic near you, see the LITC page on www. 2013 ohio state tax form irs. 2013 ohio state tax form gov/advocate or IRS Publication 4134, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic List. 2013 ohio state tax form This publication is also available by calling 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676) or at your local IRS office. 2013 ohio state tax form Free tax services. 2013 ohio state tax form   Publication 910, IRS Guide to Free Tax Services, is your guide to IRS services and resources. 2013 ohio state tax form Learn about free tax information from the IRS, including publications, services, and education and assistance programs. 2013 ohio state tax form The publication also has an index of over 100 TeleTax topics (recorded tax information) you can listen to on the telephone. 2013 ohio state tax form The majority of the information and services listed in this publication are available to you free of charge. 2013 ohio state tax form If there is a fee associated with a resource or service, it is listed in the publication. 2013 ohio state tax form   Accessible versions of IRS published products are available on request in a variety of alternative formats for people with disabilities. 2013 ohio state tax form DVD for tax products. 2013 ohio state tax form You can order Publication 1796, IRS Tax Products DVD, and obtain: Current-year forms, instructions, and publications. 2013 ohio state tax form Prior-year forms, instructions, and publications. 2013 ohio state tax form Tax Map: an electronic research tool and finding aid. 2013 ohio state tax form Tax law frequently asked questions. 2013 ohio state tax form Tax Topics from the IRS 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