Free 2008 Form 1040 - Federal

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Department of the Treasury--Internal Revenue Service

U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
For the year Jan. 1­Dec. 31, 2008, or other tax year beginning Your first name and initial



IRS Use Only--Do not write or staple in this space.

, 2008, ending

, 20

(See instructions on page 14.) Use the IRS label. Otherwise, please print or type.

Last name

OMB No. 1545-0074 Your social security number

If a joint return, spouse's first name and initial

Last name

Spouse's social security number

Home address (number and street). If you have a P.O. box, see page 14.

Apt. no.

You must enter your SSN(s) above. Checking a box below will not change your tax or refund. You Spouse

City, town or post office, state, and ZIP code. If you have a foreign address, see page 14.

Presidential Election Campaign

Check here if you, or your spouse if filing jointly, want $3 to go to this fund (see page 14) 1 2 3 Single Married filing jointly (even if only one had income) Married filing separately. Enter spouse's SSN above and full name here. 5 4

Filing Status
Check only one box.

Head of household (with qualifying person). (See page 15.) If the qualifying person is a child but not your dependent, enter this child's name here. Qualifying widow(er) with dependent child (see page 16)
Boxes checked on 6a and 6b No. of children on 6c who: lived with you did not live with you due to divorce or separation (see page 18) Dependents on 6c not entered above Add numbers on lines above


6a Yourself. If someone can claim you as a dependent, do not check box 6a b Spouse (4) if qualifying (3) Dependent's c Dependents: (2) Dependent's
(1) First name Last name social security number relationship to you

child for child tax credit (see page 17)

If more than four dependents, see page 17. d Total number of exemptions claimed

Attach Form(s) W-2 here. Also attach Forms W-2G and 1099-R if tax was withheld.

7 Wages, salaries, tips, etc. Attach Form(s) W-2 8a Taxable interest. Attach Schedule B if required b Tax-exempt interest. Do not include on line 8a 9a Ordinary dividends. Attach Schedule B if required b Qualified dividends (see page 21) 10 11 12 13 Alimony received Business income or (loss). Attach Schedule C or C-EZ Capital gain or (loss). Attach Schedule D if required. If not required, check here Other gains or (losses). Attach Form 4797 15a IRA distributions Pensions and annuities 16a b Taxable amount (see page 23) b Taxable amount (see page 24) 8b

7 8a 9a 9b 10 11 12 13 14 15b 16b 17 18 19 b Taxable amount (see page 26) 20b 21 22

Taxable refunds, credits, or offsets of state and local income taxes (see page 22)

If you did not get a W-2, see page 21. Enclose, but do not attach, any payment. Also, please use Form 1040-V.

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Rental real estate, royalties, partnerships, S corporations, trusts, etc. Attach Schedule E Farm income or (loss). Attach Schedule F Unemployment compensation 20a Social security benefits

Other income. List type and amount (see page 28) Add the amounts in the far right column for lines 7 through 21. This is your total income Educator expenses (see page 28) Certain business expenses of reservists, performing artists, and fee-basis government officials. Attach Form 2106 or 2106-EZ Health savings account deduction. Attach Form 8889 Moving expenses. Attach Form 3903 One-half of self-employment tax. Attach Schedule SE Self-employed SEP, SIMPLE, and qualified plans Self-employed health insurance deduction (see page 29) Penalty on early withdrawal of savings Alimony paid b Recipient's SSN IRA deduction (see page 30) Student loan interest deduction (see page 33) Tuition and fees deduction. Attach Form 8917
Domestic production activities deduction. Attach Form 8903

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Cat. No. 11320B Form

Adjusted Gross Income

Add lines 23 through 31a and 32 through 35 Subtract line 36 from line 22. This is your adjusted gross income

For Disclosure, Privacy Act, and Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see page 88.



Form 1040 (2008)



Tax and Credits
Standard Deduction for-- People who checked any box on line 39a, 39b, or 39c or who can be claimed as a dependent, see page 34. All others: Single or Married filing separately, $5,450 Married filing jointly or Qualifying widow(er), $10,900 Head of household, $8,000

38 39a

Amount from line 37 (adjusted gross income) Blind. Total boxes You were born before January 2, 1944, Blind. checked 39a Spouse was born before January 2, 1944, 39b b If your spouse itemizes on a separate return or you were a dual-status alien, see page 34 and check here 39c c Check if standard deduction includes real estate taxes or disaster loss (see page 34) Itemized deductions (from Schedule A) or your standard deduction (see left margin) Subtract line 40 from line 38 If line 38 is over $119,975, or you provided housing to a Midwestern displaced individual, see page 36. Otherwise, multiply $3,500 by the total number of exemptions claimed on line 6d Taxable income. Subtract line 42 from line 41. If line 42 is more than line 41, enter -0Tax (see page 36). Check if any tax is from: Add lines 44 and 45 Foreign tax credit. Attach Form 1116 if required Credit for child and dependent care expenses. Attach Form 2441 Credit for the elderly or the disabled. Attach Schedule R Education credits. Attach Form 8863 Retirement savings contributions credit. Attach Form 8880 Child tax credit (see page 42). Attach Form 8901 if required 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 a Form(s) 8814 b Form 4972 Alternative minimum tax (see page 39). Attach Form 6251 Check if:


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40 41 42 43 44 45 46

Credits from Form: a b 8839 c 5695 8396 54 Other credits from Form: a 3800 b 8801 c Add lines 47 through 54. These are your total credits Subtract line 55 from line 46. If line 55 is more than line 46, enter -0Self-employment tax. Attach Schedule SE Unreported social security and Medicare tax from Form: a 4137 b 8919 Additional tax on IRAs, other qualified retirement plans, etc. Attach Form 5329 if required Household employment taxes. Attach Schedule H AEIC payments b Additional taxes: a Add lines 56 through 60. This is your total tax Federal income tax withheld from Forms W-2 and 1099 2008 estimated tax payments and amount applied from 2007 return Earned income credit (EIC) Nontaxable combat pay election 64b Excess social security and tier 1 RRTA tax withheld (see page 61) Additional child tax credit. Attach Form 8812 Amount paid with request for extension to file (see page 61) 8801 d 8885 4136 c Credits from Form: a 2439 b First-time homebuyer credit. Attach Form 5405 Recovery rebate credit (see worksheet on pages 62 and 63) Add lines 62 through 70. These are your total payments 62 63 64a 65 66 67 68 69 70

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Other Taxes


62 63

If you have a 64a qualifying b child, attach Schedule EIC. 65

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71 72 73a

Direct deposit? See page 63 and fill in 73b, 73c, and 73d, or Form 8888.

72 73a b d 74 75 76

If line 71 is more than line 61, subtract line 61 from line 71. This is the amount you overpaid Amount of line 72 you want refunded to you. If Form 8888 is attached, check here Routing number Account number Amount of line 72 you want applied to your 2009 estimated tax 74 Amount you owe. Subtract line 71 from line 61. For details on how to pay, see page 65 Estimated tax penalty (see page 65) 76 c Type: Checking Savings

Amount You Owe

75 Yes. Complete the following. No

Third Party Designee Sign Here
Joint return? See page 15. Keep a copy for your records.

Do you want to allow another person to discuss this return with the IRS (see page 66)?
Designee's name Phone no. ( )

Personal identification number (PIN)

Under penalties of perjury, I declare that I have examined this return and accompanying schedules and statements, and to the best of my knowledge and belief, they are true, correct, and complete. Declaration of preparer (other than taxpayer) is based on all information of which preparer has any knowledge. Your signature Date Your occupation Daytime phone number ( Spouse's signature. If a joint return, both must sign. Date Spouse's occupation )

Paid Preparer's Use Only

Preparer's signature Firm's name (or yours if self-employed), address, and ZIP code


Check if self-employed EIN Phone no.

Preparer's SSN or PTIN


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