Publication 559

Publication 559

A form published by the IRS explaining tax issues relevant to the survivors of a recently deceased person. It shows how to file the last Form 1040 for the decedent, how to file a tax return for the estate, and similar matters.
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The IRS summarizes its position on fees received by nonprofessional executors or personal representatives in Publication 559, Survivors, Executors, and Administrators :