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13] Includes the Alaskan permanent fund, reported by residents of Alaska on Forms 1040A and 1040EZs.
In general, the filing of "short forms" (mostly Forms 1040A and 1040EZ, and Form 1040-T for 1995 only) has been encouraged by IRS to simplify both taxpayer filing requirements and IRS processing.
Forms 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ include "standard" electronically-filed ("ELF" or "e-file") returns, and Form 1040EZ returns filed electronically by telephone ("TeleFile"), starting with 1991.
The types of income that could be reported on Form 1040EZ were also expanded, starting in 1996, to include unemployment compensation.