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Can i amend my 2008 tax return Publication 4492-A - Main Contents Table of Contents DefinitionsKansas Disaster Area Storms and Tornadoes Casualty and Theft Losses Replacement Period for Nonrecognition of Gain Net Operating Losses IRAs and Other Retirement PlansDefinitions Taxation of Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions Repayment of Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions How To Report Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions Repayment of Qualified Distributions for the Purchase or Construction of a Main Home Loans From Qualified Plans Additional Tax Relief for BusinessesSpecial Depreciation Allowance Increased Section 179 Deduction Employee Retention Credit Demolition and Clean-up Costs Request for Copy or Transcript of Tax Return How To Get Tax HelpLow Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITCs). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Definitions The following definitions are used throughout this publication. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Kansas Disaster Area The Kansas disaster area covers the Kansas counties of Barton, Clay, Cloud, Comanche, Dickinson, Edwards, Ellsworth, Kiowa, Leavenworth, Lyon, McPherson, Osage, Osborne, Ottawa, Phillips, Pottawatomie, Pratt, Reno, Rice, Riley, Saline, Shawnee, Smith, and Stafford. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Storms and Tornadoes The term “storms and tornadoes” as used in this publication, refers to the storms and tornadoes that began on May 4, 2007, and affected the Kansas disaster area (defined above). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Casualty and Theft Losses The following paragraphs explain changes to casualty and theft losses that occurred in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Limits on personal casualty or theft losses in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Losses of personal use property that arose in the Kansas disaster area after May 3, 2007, are not subject to the $100 or 10% of adjusted gross income limits. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualifying losses include losses from casualties and thefts that arose in the disaster area and that were attributable to the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return When to deduct the loss. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Casualty and theft losses are generally deductible only in the year the casualty occurred or the theft was discovered. Can i amend my 2008 tax return However, the Kansas disaster area is a Presidentially declared disaster. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Therefore, you could have elected to deduct losses from these storms and tornadoes on your tax return for the previous year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The deadline for making this election has expired. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   The following special instructions explain how to complete your forms if you deduct the loss in 2007 or elected to deduct the loss in 2006. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Special instructions for individuals who file Form 4684 to claim a Kansas disaster area casualty or theft loss for 2007 or are amending their 2006 return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Individuals filing or amending their 2007 tax return or amending their 2006 tax return for casualty or theft losses that were attributable to the storms and tornadoes should enter “Kansas Disaster Area” at the top of Form 1040 or 1040X. Can i amend my 2008 tax return They must also complete and attach the 2006 version of Form 4684 for either year and enter “Kansas Disaster Area” on the top and on the dotted line next to line 11 and enter -0- on line 11. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Individuals filing or amending their 2007 tax return should cross out “2006” and enter “2007” at the top of Form 4684. Can i amend my 2008 tax return They must also enter the amount from line 21 of that form on line 20 of Schedule A (Form 1040). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Replacement Period for Nonrecognition of Gain Generally, an involuntary conversion occurs when property is damaged, destroyed, stolen, seized, requisitioned, or condemned, and you receive other property or money in payment, such as insurance or a condemnation award. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Generally, you do not have to report a gain (if any) if you replace the property within 2 years (4 years for a main home in a Presidentially declared disaster area). Can i amend my 2008 tax return However, for property that was involuntarily converted after May 3, 2007, as a result of the storms and tornadoes, a 5-year replacement period applies if substantially all of the use of the replacement property is in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For more information, see the Instructions for Form 4684. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Net Operating Losses Qualified recovery assistance loss. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Generally, you can carry a net operating loss (NOL) back to the 2 tax years before the NOL year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return However, the portion of an NOL that is a qualified recovery assistance loss can be carried back to the 5 tax years before the NOL year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return In addition, the 90% limit on the alternative tax NOL deduction (ATNOLD) does not apply to such portion of the ATNOLD. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   A qualified recovery assistance loss is the smaller of: The excess of the NOL for the year over the specified liability loss for the year to which a 10-year carryback applies, or The total of the following deductions (to the extent they are taken into account in computing the NOL for the tax year): Qualified recovery assistance casualty loss (as defined below), Moving expenses paid or incurred after May 3, 2007, and before January 1, 2010, for the employment of an individual whose main home was in the Kansas disaster area before May 4, 2007, who was unable to remain in that home because of the storms and tornadoes, and whose main job location (after the move) is in the Kansas disaster area, Temporary housing expenses paid or incurred after May 3, 2007, and before January 1, 2010, to house employees of the taxpayer whose main job location is in the Kansas disaster area, Depreciation or amortization allowable for any qualified recovery assistance property (even if you elected not to claim the special recovery assistance depreciation allowance for such property) for the year placed in service, and Repair expenses (including expenses for the removal of debris) paid or incurred after May 3, 2007, and before January 1, 2010, for any damage from the storms and tornadoes to property located in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified recovery assistance casualty loss. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   A qualified recovery assistance casualty loss is any deductible section 1231 loss of property located in the Kansas disaster area if the loss was caused by the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For this purpose, the amount of the loss is reduced by any recognized gain from an involuntary conversion caused by the storms and tornadoes of property located in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Any such loss taken into account in figuring your qualified recovery assistance loss is not eligible for the election to be treated as having occurred in the previous tax year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amended return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If you have already filed your 2007 tax return and then carried your NOL back 2 years, you may file an amended return to carry back for 5 years your NOL attributable to a qualified recovery assistance loss. Can i amend my 2008 tax return More information. Can i amend my 2008 tax return    For more information on NOLs, see Publication 536. Can i amend my 2008 tax return IRAs and Other Retirement Plans New rules provide for tax-favored withdrawals, repayments, and loans from certain retirement plans for individuals who suffered economic losses as a result of the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Definitions Qualified recovery assistance distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Except as provided below, a qualified recovery assistance distribution is any distribution you received and designated as such from an eligible retirement plan if all of the following apply. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The distribution was made after May 3, 2007, and before January 1, 2009. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Your main home was located in the Kansas disaster area on May 4, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You sustained an economic loss because of the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Examples of an economic loss include, but are not limited to: Loss, damage to, or destruction of real or personal property from fire, flooding, looting, vandalism, theft, wind, or other cause; Loss related to displacement from your home; or Loss of livelihood due to temporary or permanent layoffs. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If (1) through (3) above apply, you can generally designate any distribution (including periodic payments and required minimum distributions) from an eligible retirement plan as a qualified recovery assistance distribution, regardless of whether the distribution was made on account of the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified recovery assistance distributions are permitted without regard to your need or the actual amount of your economic loss. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   The total of your qualified recovery assistance distributions from all plans is limited to $100,000. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If you have distributions in excess of $100,000 from more than one type of plan, such as a 401(k) plan and an IRA, you may allocate the $100,000 limit among the plans any way you choose. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   A reduction or offset after May 3, 2007, of your account balance in an eligible retirement plan in order to repay a loan can also be designated as a qualified recovery assistance distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Eligible retirement plan. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   An eligible retirement plan can be any of the following. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A qualified pension, profit-sharing, or stock bonus plan (including a 401(k) plan). Can i amend my 2008 tax return A qualified annuity plan. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A tax-sheltered annuity contract. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A governmental section 457 deferred compensation plan. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A traditional, SEP, SIMPLE, or Roth IRA. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Main home. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Generally, your main home is the home where you live most of the time. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A temporary absence due to special circumstances, such as illness, education, business, military service, evacuation, or vacation, will not change your main home. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Taxation of Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions Qualified recovery assistance distributions are included in income in equal amounts over three years. Can i amend my 2008 tax return However, if you elect, you can include the entire distribution in your income in the year it was received. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified recovery assistance distributions are not subject to the additional 10% tax (or the additional 25% tax for certain distributions from SIMPLE IRAs) on early distributions from qualified retirement plans (including IRAs). Can i amend my 2008 tax return However, any distributions you receive in excess of the $100,000 qualified recovery assistance distribution limit may be subject to the additional tax on early distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For more information, see How To Report Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions on page 4. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Repayment of Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions If you choose, you generally can repay any portion of a qualified recovery assistance distribution that is eligible for tax-free rollover treatment to an eligible retirement plan. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, you can repay a qualified recovery assistance distribution made on account of a hardship from a retirement plan. Can i amend my 2008 tax return However, see Exceptions below for qualified recovery assistance distributions you cannot repay. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You have three years from the day after the date you received the distribution to make a repayment. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amounts that are repaid are treated as a qualified rollover and are not included in income. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, for purposes of the one-rollover-per-year limitation for IRAs, a repayment to an IRA is not considered a qualified rollover. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Form 8915 for more information on how to report repayments. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Exceptions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   You cannot repay the following types of distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified recovery assistance distributions received as a beneficiary (other than a surviving spouse). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Required minimum distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Periodic payments (other than from an IRA) that are for: A period of 10 years or more, Your life or life expectancy, or The joint lives or joint life expectancies of you and your beneficiary. Can i amend my 2008 tax return How To Report Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions You will need the following information to correctly report any 2007 or 2008 qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return 2007 Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions If you received a distribution after May 3, 2007, from an eligible retirement plan, you may be able to designate it as a qualified recovery assistance distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Qualified recovery assistance distribution on page 3. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If you have not filed your 2007 income tax return, see Form 8915 and Form 8606 on this page to see how to complete these forms for any qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Be sure to attach Form 8915 and Form 8606 (if required) to your 2007 income tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If you have filed your 2007 income tax return, you will need to amend your return to designate any distributions as qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You can amend your 2007 income tax return by using Form 1040X. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You will need to complete and attach Form 8915 and Form 8606 (if required) to your amended income tax return for any qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Form 8915 and Form 8606 on this page. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For a 2007 qualified recovery assistance distribution, complete the 2005 Form 8915, Qualified Hurricane Retirement Plan Distributions and Repayments. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Before you complete the form, modify the form as follows. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Cross out “Hurricane” in the title at the top of the form and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” To the right of the title, cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In Part I, at the top of column (a), cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In Part II, cross out “Hurricane” in the title and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 10 and 11, cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In Part III, cross out “Hurricane” in the title and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On line 12, cross out “hurricane” and enter “recovery assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 13 and 14, cross out “line 15b” and “line 25b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 18 and 19, cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ”   You can now complete Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For the instructions, use the applicable dates and terms in this publication instead of those used in the 2005 Form 8915 instructions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Example 1 on page 5 to see how to complete Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Form 8606. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For a 2007 qualified recovery assistance distribution, complete or amend the 2007 Form 8606, Nondeductible IRAs. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Before you complete or amend the form, use the following additional instructions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Form 8606, Part I. Can i amend my 2008 tax return    On line 6, subtract any repayments of qualified recovery assistance distributions from the amount you would otherwise enter on line 6. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Do not enter an amount less than -0-. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Include on line 7 the amount of any qualified recovery assistance distributions that you received even if they were later repaid. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Complete line 15 as follows. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If all of your distributions are qualified recovery assistance distributions, enter the amount from line 15 on Form 8915, line 13. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Do not enter this amount on Form 1040, line 15b; Form 1040A, line 11b; or Form 1040NR, line 16b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If you have qualified recovery assistance distributions as well as other distributions, you will need to multiply the amount on line 15 by a fraction. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The numerator of the fraction is your total qualified recovery assistance distributions and the denominator is the amount from Form 8606, line 7. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Enter the result in the white space in the bottom margin of the form under line 15. Can i amend my 2008 tax return To the left of this amount, enter “Qualified recovery assistance distributions” and also enter this amount on Form 8915, line 13. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Then, subtract this amount from the amount on line 15 and include the result on Form 1040, line 15b; Form 1040A, line 11b; or Form 1040NR, line 16b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, enter this amount on Form 8606 under your qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return To the left of this amount, enter “Other distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” Form 8606, Part III. Can i amend my 2008 tax return    Include on line 19 the amount of any qualified recovery assistance distributions that you received even if they were later repaid. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Complete line 25 as follows. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If all of your distributions are qualified recovery assistance distributions, enter the amount from line 25 on Form 8915, line 14. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Do not enter this amount on Form 1040, line 15b; Form 1040A, line 11b; or Form 1040NR, line 16b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If you have qualified recovery assistance distributions as well as other distributions, you will need to multiply the amount on line 25 by a fraction. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The numerator of the fraction is your total qualified recovery assistance distributions and the denominator is the amount from Form 8606, line 21. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Enter the result in the white space in the bottom margin of the form under line 25. Can i amend my 2008 tax return To the left of this amount, enter “Qualified recovery assistance distributions” and also enter this amount on Form 8915, line 14. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Then, subtract this amount from the amount on line 25 and include the result on Form 1040, line 15b; Form 1040A, line 11b; or Form 1040NR, line 16b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, enter this amount on Form 8606 under your qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return To the left of this amount, enter “Other distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” Example 1. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   On May 4, 2007, Margaret Maple lost her home due to the tornadoes on that day. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Her home was located in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return On July 31, 2007, Margaret took out $30,000 from her 401(k) plan and an additional $15,000 from her traditional IRA in order to rebuild her home. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Margaret has not filed her 2007 return yet but would like to designate the $45,000 in distributions from her retirement plans as qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Since the distributions occurred in 2007, Margaret would modify and complete the 2005 Form 8915 as discussed on page 4. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Margaret would also need to complete Form 8606 since her distribution from her traditional IRA has nondeductible contributions from previous years. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   In addition to the $15,000 qualified recovery assistance distribution on July 31, 2007, Margaret received an additional distribution of $15,000 from her traditional IRA on October 31, 2007, that she did not designate as a qualified recovery assistance distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Because Margaret has a qualified recovery assistance distribution as well as a distribution not so designated, Margaret must allocate the amount on Form 8606, line 15 to both distributions, as discussed earlier. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Margaret's qualified recovery assistance distributions are $13,125 ($26,250 × $15,000 ÷ $30,000). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Margaret enters in the white space in the bottom margin of Form 8606, the following, “Qualified recovery assistance distributions $13,125. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” This amount is then reported on Form 8915, line 13. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Below this entry, Margaret enters “Other distributions $13,125,” and includes this amount on Form 1040, line 15b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Margaret's modified 2005 Form 8915 and 2007 Form 8606 shown on pages 6 through 8. Can i amend my 2008 tax return This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Please click the link to view the image. Can i amend my 2008 tax return 2005 Form 8915, page 1, Illustrated Example 1. Can i amend my 2008 tax return This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Please click the link to view the image. Can i amend my 2008 tax return 2005 Form 8915, page 2, Illustrated Example 1 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Please click the link to view the image. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Form 8606, page 1, Illustrated Example 1 2008 Qualified Recovery Assistance Distributions If you received a distribution in 2008 from an eligible retirement plan, you may be able to designate it as a qualified recovery assistance distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Qualified recovery assistance distribution on page 3. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You will need to complete and attach Form 8915 and Form 8606 (if required) to your 2008 income tax return for any qualified recovery assistance distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Form 8915 and Form 8606 below. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For a 2008 qualified recovery assistance distribution, you will need to complete the 2006 Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Before you complete the form, modify the form as follows. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Cross out “Hurricane” in the title at the top of the form and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” To the right of the title, cross out “2006” and enter “2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In the first sentence of Part I and on line 1, cross out “hurricane” and enter “recovery assistance,” cross out “2006” and enter “2008,” and cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” At the top of column (a) cross out “2006” and enter “2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In Part II, cross out “Hurricane” in the title and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 12, 14, and 15, cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 17 and 19, cross out “2006” and enter “2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In Part III, cross out “Hurricane” in the title and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On line 21, cross out “hurricane” and enter “recovery assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 22 and 23, cross out “line 15b” and “line 25b. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 27, 29, and 30, cross out “2005” and enter “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On lines 32 and 34, cross out “2006” and enter “2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ”   You can now complete Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For the instructions, use the applicable dates and terms in this publication instead of those used in the 2006 Form 8915 instructions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Example 2. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   On June 15, 2008, Margaret Maple, from the previous example, took out $15,000 from her 401(k) plan that she is designating as a qualified recovery assistance distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Since the distribution occurred in 2008, Margaret would modify and complete the 2006 Form 8915 as discussed above. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, since Margaret is including her 2007 recovery assistance distributions in income over 3 years, she reports the applicable amount of those distributions on the modified 2006 Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Margaret's modified 2006 Form 8915 shown on pages 9 and 10. Can i amend my 2008 tax return This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Please click the link to view the image. Can i amend my 2008 tax return 2006 Form 8915, page 1, Illustrated Example 2 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Please click the link to view the image. Can i amend my 2008 tax return 2006 Form 8915, page 2, Illustrated Example 2 Form 8606. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For a 2008 qualified recovery assistance distribution, you may need to complete the 2008 Form 8606. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Before you complete Form 8606, use the additional instructions outlined in Form 8606, Part I, on page 4 and Form 8606, Part III, on this page. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Repayment of Qualified Distributions for the Purchase or Construction of a Main Home If you received a qualified distribution to purchase or construct a main home in the Kansas disaster area, you can repay part or all of that distribution after May 3, 2007, but no later than October 22, 2008, to an eligible retirement plan. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For this purpose, an eligible retirement plan is any plan, annuity, or IRA to which a qualified rollover can be made. Can i amend my 2008 tax return To be a qualified distribution, the distribution must meet all of the following requirements. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The distribution is a hardship distribution from a 401(k) plan, a hardship distribution from a tax-sheltered annuity contract, or a qualified first-time homebuyer distribution from an IRA. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The distribution was received after November 4, 2006, and before May 5, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The distribution was to be used to purchase or construct a main home in the Kansas disaster area that was not purchased or constructed because of the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amounts that are repaid before October 23, 2008, are treated as a qualified rollover and are not included in income. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, for purposes of the one-rollover-per-year limitation for IRAs, a repayment to an IRA is not considered a qualified rollover. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A qualified distribution not repaid before October 23, 2008, may be taxable for 2006 or 2007 and subject to the additional 10% tax (or the additional 25% tax for certain SIMPLE IRAs) on early distributions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You must file Form 8915 if you received a qualified distribution that you repaid, in whole or in part, before October 23, 2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See How to report, next, for information on completing Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return How to report. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   To report the repayment of a qualified distribution for the purchase or construction of a main home that was not purchased or constructed due to the storms and tornadoes, use the 2005 Form 8915, Part IV. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Before you complete the form, modify the form as follows. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Cross out “Hurricane” in the title at the top of the form and enter “Recovery Assistance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” To the right of the title, cross out “2005” and enter “2006” or “2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” Enter only the year the distribution was received. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Cross out “Hurricane” in the title of Part IV and enter “Kansas. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” In the sentence below the title of Part IV, cross out “March 1, 2006” and enter “October 23, 2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On line 24, cross out “March 1, 2006” and enter “October 23, 2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” You can now complete Part IV of Form 8915. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Use the applicable dates and terms in this publication instead of those used in the 2005 Form 8915 instructions to complete the form. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Attach Form 8915 to your original or amended return for the year of the distribution. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amended return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If you repay part or all of a qualified distribution by October 22, 2008, you will need to file an amended return for that part of a distribution that was previously included in income. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Loans From Qualified Plans The following benefits are available to qualified individuals. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Increases to the limits for distributions treated as loans from employer plans. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A 1-year suspension for payments due on plan loans. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified individual. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   You are a qualified individual if your main home on May 4, 2007, was located in the Kansas disaster area and you had an economic loss because of the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Examples of an economic loss include, but are not limited to: Loss, damage to, or destruction of real or personal property from fire, flooding, looting, vandalism, theft, wind, or other cause; Loss related to displacement from your home; or Loss of livelihood due to temporary or permanent layoffs. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Limits on plan loans. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   The $50,000 limit for distributions treated as plan loans is increased to $100,000. Can i amend my 2008 tax return In addition, the limit based on 50% of your vested accrued benefit is increased to 100% of that benefit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If your home was located in the Kansas disaster area, the higher limits apply only to loans received during the period beginning on May 22, 2008, and ending on December 31, 2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return One-year suspension of loan payments. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Payments on plan loans outstanding after May 3, 2007, may be suspended for 1 year by the plan administrator. Can i amend my 2008 tax return To qualify for the suspension, the due date for any loan payment must occur during the period beginning on May 4, 2007, and ending on December 31, 2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Additional Tax Relief for Businesses Special Depreciation Allowance You can take a special depreciation allowance for qualified recovery assistance property (as defined below) you acquire after May 4, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The special allowance is an additional deduction of 50% of the property's depreciable basis (after any section 179 deduction and before figuring your regular depreciation deduction). Can i amend my 2008 tax return The special allowance applies only for the first year the property is placed in service. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The special allowance is deductible for both the regular tax and the alternative minimum tax (AMT). Can i amend my 2008 tax return There is no AMT adjustment required for any depreciation figured on the remaining basis of the property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You can elect not to deduct the special allowance for qualified recovery assistance property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If you make this election for any property, it applies to all property in the same class placed in service during the year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified recovery assistance property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Property that qualifies for the special allowance for qualified recovery assistance property includes the following. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Tangible property depreciated under the modified accelerated cost recovery system (MACRS) with a recovery period of 20 years or less. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Water utility property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Computer software that is readily available for purchase by the general public, is subject to a nonexclusive license, and has not been substantially modified. Can i amend my 2008 tax return (The cost of some computer software is treated as part of the cost of hardware and is depreciated under MACRS. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ) Qualified leasehold improvement property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Nonresidential real property and residential rental property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For more information on this property, see Publication 946. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Other tests to be met. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   To be qualified recovery assistance property, the property must also meet all of the following tests. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You must have acquired the property, by purchase, after May 4, 2007, but only if no binding written contract for the acquisition was in effect before May 5, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The property must be placed in service before 2009 (2010 in the case of nonresidential real property and residential rental property). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Substantially all of the use of the property must be in the Kansas disaster area and in the active conduct of your trade or business in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The original use of the property in the Kansas disaster area must begin with you after May 4, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Used property can be qualified recovery assistance property if it has not previously been used within the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Also, additional capital expenditures you incurred after May 4, 2007, to recondition or rebuild your property meet the original use test if the original use of the property in the Kansas disaster area began with you. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Excepted property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Qualified recovery assistance property does not include any of the following. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property required to be depreciated using the Alternative Depreciation System (ADS). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property any portion of which is financed with the proceeds of a tax-exempt obligation under section 103. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property for which you are claiming a commercial revitalization deduction. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property in the same class as that for which you elected not to claim the special allowance for qualified recovery assistance property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property placed in service and disposed of in the same tax year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property converted from business use to personal use in the same tax year it is placed in service. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Property converted from personal use to business use in the same or later tax year may be qualified recovery assistance property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Recapture of special allowance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If, in any year after the year you claim the special allowance, the property ceases to be qualified recovery assistance property, you may have to recapture as ordinary income any excess benefit you received from claiming the special allowance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amended return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If you have already filed your tax return, you may have to amend that return to claim any special allowance. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Additional guidance will be published on how you may claim, or elect not to claim, the special allowance if you have already filed your tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Increased Section 179 Deduction An increased section 179 deduction is allowable for qualified section 179 recovery assistance property (as defined later) placed in service in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Increased dollar limit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   The limit on the section 179 deduction ($125,000 for 2007, $250,000 for 2008) is increased by the smaller of: $100,000, or The cost of qualified section 179 recovery assistance property placed in service during the year (including such property placed in service by your spouse, even if you are filing a separate return). Can i amend my 2008 tax return   The amount for which you can make the election is reduced if the cost of all section 179 property you placed in service during the year exceeds $500,000 for 2007 and $800,000 for 2008 increased by the smaller of: $600,000, or The cost of qualified section 179 recovery assistance property placed in service during the year. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified section 179 recovery assistance property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Qualified section 179 recovery assistance property is section 179 property that is qualified recovery assistance property (explained earlier under Special Depreciation Allowance). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Section 179 property does not include nonresidential real property or residential rental property. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For more information, including the requirements that must be met for property to qualify for the section 179 deduction, see chapter 2 of Publication 946. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amended return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If you have already filed your tax return, you may have to amend that return for any increased section 179 deduction. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Employee Retention Credit An eligible employer who conducted an active trade or business in the Kansas disaster area can claim the employee retention credit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The credit is 40% of qualified wages for each eligible employee (up to a maximum of $6,000 in qualified wages per employee). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Generally, you must reduce your deduction for salaries and wages by the amount of this credit (before the tax liability limit). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Use Form 5884-A to claim the credit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See Form 5884-A later. Can i amend my 2008 tax return The following rules and definitions apply. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Employers affected by the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   The following definitions apply to employers affected by the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Eligible employer. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For this purpose, an eligible employer is any employer who meets all of the following. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Employed an average of not more than 200 employees on business days during the tax year before May 4, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Conducted an active trade or business on May 4, 2007, in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Whose trade or business was inoperable on any day after May 4, 2007, and before January 1, 2008, because of damage caused by the storms and tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Eligible employee. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For this purpose, an eligible employee is an employee whose principal place of employment on May 4, 2007, with the eligible employer was in the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return An employee is not an eligible employee for purposes of the storms and tornadoes if the employee is treated as an eligible employee for the work opportunity credit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified wages. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Qualified wages are wages you paid or incurred before January 1, 2008, (up to $6,000 per employee) for an eligible employee beginning on the date your trade or business first became inoperable at the employee's principal place of employment immediately before May 4, 2007, and ending on the date your trade or business resumed significant operations at that place. Can i amend my 2008 tax return In addition, the wages must have been paid or incurred after May 4, 2007. Can i amend my 2008 tax return    This includes wages paid even if the employee performed no services, performed services at a place of employment other than the principal place of employment, or performed services at the principal place of employment before significant operations resumed. Can i amend my 2008 tax return    Wages qualifying for the credit generally have the same meaning as wages subject to the Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified wages also include amounts you paid for medical or hospitalization expenses in connection with sickness or accident disability. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified wages for any employee must be reduced by the amount of any work supplementation payment you received under the Social Security Act. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   For agricultural employees, if the work performed by any employee during more than half of any pay period qualified under FUTA as agricultural labor, that employee's wages subject to social security and Medicare taxes are qualified wages. Can i amend my 2008 tax return For a special rule that applies to railroad employees, see section 51(h)(1)(B). Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Qualified wages do not include the following. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Wages paid to your dependent or a related individual. Can i amend my 2008 tax return See section 51(i)(1). Can i amend my 2008 tax return Wages paid to any employee during the period for which you received payment for the employee from a federally funded on-the-job training program. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Wages for services of replacement workers during a strike or lockout. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Form 5884-A. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   Use Section A of Form 5884-A (Rev. Can i amend my 2008 tax return October 2006) to claim the employer retention credit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Section B does not apply to the Kansas disaster area. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Before you complete the form, modify the form as follows. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Cross out “Hurricane Katrina, Rita, or Wilma” in the title at the top of the form and enter “Kansas Storms and Tornadoes. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” On line 1a cross out “Hurricane Katrina” and enter “Kansas Storms and Tornadoes,” cross out “August 28, 2005,” and enter “May 4, 2007,” and cross out “January 1, 2006,” and enter “January 1, 2008. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ”   Complete the form as instructed. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Lines 1b and 1c do not apply. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Include the amount from Form 5884-A, line 4 in the amount entered on Form 3800, line 1x. Can i amend my 2008 tax return On the dotted line to the left of line 1x, enter “5884-A. Can i amend my 2008 tax return ” Use the applicable dates and terms in this publication instead of those used in the Form 5884-A instructions. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amended return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   You may have to amend a previously filed return to claim the employee retention credit. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Demolition and Clean-up Costs You can elect to deduct 50% of any qualified recovery assistance clean-up costs for the tax year in which the costs are paid or incurred, instead of capitalizing them. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Qualified recovery assistance clean-up costs are any amounts paid or incurred after May 3, 2007, and before January 1, 2010, for the removal of debris from, or the demolition of structures on, real property located in the Kansas disaster area that is: Held by you for use in a trade or business or for the production of income, or Inventory or other property held primarily for sale to customers in the ordinary course of your trade or business. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Amended return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   If you have already filed your tax return, you may have to amend that return to claim the 50% of any qualified recovery assistance clean-up costs. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Request for Copy or Transcript of Tax Return Request for copy of tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   You can use Form 4506 to order a copy of your tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Generally, there is a $39. Can i amend my 2008 tax return 00 fee (subject to change) for requesting each copy of a tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return If your main home, principal place of business, or tax records are located in a Presidentially declared disaster area, the fee will be waived if the assigned disaster designation (for example, “Kansas Storms”) is written in red across the top of the form when filed. Can i amend my 2008 tax return Request for transcript of tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return   You can use Form 4506-T to order a free transcript of your tax return. Can i amend my 2008 tax return A transcript provides most of the line entries from a tax return and usually contains the information that a third party requires. Can i amend my 2008 tax return You can also call 1-800-829-1040 to order a transcript. 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