: Form 1040A
is available regardless of what the taxpayer's filing status is.
Per Form 8962 instructions, taxpayers must file Form 8962 with their income tax return (Form 1040, Form 1040A
or Form 1040NR) if any of the following apply:
If you are eligible to claim the Saver's Credit, you should use the Form 1040, Form 1040A
or Form 1040NR.
When you are doing so, it can pay to take a close look at the adjustments to income you can take on the bottom of page 1 of your Form 1040 or Form 1040A
This year, most individuals and families should be able to cope with Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) tax reporting requirements by checking the "full-year coverage" box on line 11 of Form 1040-EZ, line 38 of Form 1040A
or line 61 of Form 1040.
1] Form 1040 is the "long form," and Form 1040A
is one of the two
People who are not other wise required to file an income tax return should file Form 1040A
to receive the economic stimulus payment.
What you need to do: All you have to do to get the stimulus payment is file a 2007 IRS Form 1040 or Form 1040A
and report at least $3,000 in qualifying income on the form.
More information, including the necessary Form 1040A
, is available at www.
15, 2008 (extended filing date of 180 days after leaving a combat zone) to receive the tax rebate in 2008; and (iii) file Form 1040A
with the IRS (report the nontaxable combat duty pay on Line 40b of Form 1040A
When filing Form 1040A
for these purposes, individuals should write "Stimulus Payment" in the blank space at the top of page 1.
's Schedule 2, Child and Dependent Care Expenses for Form 1040A