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File 1040ez   We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. File 1040ez   You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Business Forms and Publications Branch SE:W:CAR:MP:T:B 1111 Constitution Ave. File 1040ez NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   We respond to many letters by telephone. File 1040ez Therefore, it would be helpful if you would include your daytime phone number, including the area code, in your correspondence. File 1040ez   You can email us at taxforms@irs. File 1040ez gov. File 1040ez Please put “Publications Comment” on the subject line. File 1040ez You can also send us comments from www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/formspubs/, select “Comment on Tax Forms and Publications” under “More Information. File 1040ez ”   Although we cannot respond individually to each comment received, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider your comments as we revise our tax products. 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File 1040ez The Ombudsman will annually evaluate the enforcement activities of each agency and rate its responsiveness to small business. File 1040ez If you wish to comment on the enforcement actions of the IRS, you can: Call 1-888-734-3247, Fax your comments to 202-481-5719, Write to Office of the National Ombudsman U. File 1040ez S. File 1040ez Small Business Administration 409 3rd Street, S. File 1040ez W. File 1040ez  Washington, DC 20416 Send an email to ombudsman@sba. File 1040ez gov, or Download the appraisal form at  www. File 1040ez sba. File 1040ez gov/ombudsman. File 1040ez Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. File 1040ez   If you want to confidentially report misconduct, waste, fraud, or abuse by an IRS employee, you can call 1-800-366-4484 (1-800-877-8339 for TTY/TDD users). File 1040ez You can remain anonymous. File 1040ez Farm tax classes. File 1040ez   Many state Cooperative Extension Services conduct farm tax workshops in conjunction with the IRS. File 1040ez Contact your county extension office for more information. File 1040ez Rural tax education website. File 1040ez   The Rural Tax Education website is a source for information concerning agriculturally related income and deductions and self-employment tax. File 1040ez The website is available for farmers and ranchers, other agricultural producers, Extension educators, and any one interested in learning about the tax side of the agricultural community. File 1040ez Members of the National Farm Income Tax Extension Committee are contributors for the website and the website is hosted by Utah State University Cooperative Extension. File 1040ez You can visit the website at www. File 1040ez ruraltax. File 1040ez org. File 1040ez Future Developments The IRS has created a page on IRS. File 1040ez gov for information about Publication 225, at  www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/pub225. 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File 1040ez  The maximum amount you can elect to deduct for most section 179 property you placed in service in 2013 is $500,000. File 1040ez This limit is reduced by the amount by which the cost of the property placed in service during the tax year exceeds $2 million. File 1040ez See chapter 7. File 1040ez Extension of special depreciation allowance for certain qualified property acquired after December 31, 2007. File 1040ez  You may be able to take a 50% special depreciation allowance for certain qualified property acquired after December 31, 2007, and placed in service before January 1, 2014. File 1040ez See chapter 7. File 1040ez Expiration of the 3-year recovery period for certain race horses. File 1040ez . File 1040ez  The 3-year recovery period for race horses two years old or younger will expire for such horses placed in service after December 31, 2013. File 1040ez See chapter 7. File 1040ez Tax rates. 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File 1040ez If you are a trader in financial instruments and commodities and required to file Schedule C (Form 1040), your investment income (for purposes of the NIIT) may be reduced by your interest and other investment expenses to the extent those expenses are not used to reduce your self-employment income. File 1040ez For information about NIIT and the special rule for traders in financial instruments and commodities, see the Instructions for Form 8960. File 1040ez Social Security and Medicare Tax for 2013. File 1040ez  The employee tax rate for social security is 6. File 1040ez 2%. File 1040ez The employer tax rate for social security remains unchanged at 6. File 1040ez 2%. File 1040ez The social security wage base limit is $113,700. File 1040ez The Medicare tax rate is 1. File 1040ez 45% each for the employee and employer, unchanged from 2012. File 1040ez There is no wage base limit for Medicare tax. File 1040ez See chapter 13. File 1040ez Additional Medicare Tax. 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File 1040ez All wages that are subject to Medicare tax are subject to Additional Medicare Tax withholding if paid in excess of the $200,000 withholding threshold. File 1040ez For more information on what wages are subject to Medicare tax, see the chart, Special Rules for Various Types of Services and Payments, in section 15 of Publication 15 (Circular E), Employer's Tax Guide. File 1040ez For more information on Additional Medicare Tax, visit IRS. File 1040ez gov and enter “Additional Medicare Tax” in the search box. File 1040ez See chapter 13. File 1040ez Leave-Based donation programs to aid victims of Hurricane Sandy. File 1040ez  Under these programs, employees may donate their vacation, sick, or personal leave in exchange for employer cash payments made before January 1, 2014, to qualified tax-exempt organizations providing relief for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. File 1040ez The donated leave will not be included in the income or wages of the employee. File 1040ez The employer may deduct the cash payments as business expenses or charitable contributions. File 1040ez See chapter 13. File 1040ez Work opportunity tax credit for qualified tax-exempt organizations hiring qualified veterans extended. File 1040ez  The work opportunity tax credit is now available for eligible unemployed veterans who begin work before January 1, 2014. File 1040ez Qualified tax-exempt organizations that hire eligible unemployed veterans can claim the work opportunity tax credit against their payroll tax liability using Form 5884-C, Work Opportunity Credit for Qualified Tax-Exempt Organizations Hiring Qualified Veterans. File 1040ez For more information, visit IRS. File 1040ez gov and enter “work opportunity credit” in the search box. File 1040ez See chapter 13. File 1040ez Estimated tax. File 1040ez  For tax years beginning in 2013, the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT) may need to be included when calculating your estimated tax. File 1040ez Also, when figuring your estimated tax, you may need to include the 0. File 1040ez 9% Additional Medicare Tax applicable to Medicare wages, Railroad Retirement Tax Act (RRTA) compensation, and self-employment income above the threshold amount based on your filing status. File 1040ez For more information, see Publication 505. File 1040ez What's New for 2014 Maximum net earnings. File 1040ez  The maximum net self-employment earnings subject to the social security part of the self-employment tax for 2014 will be discussed in the 2013 Publication 334. File 1040ez See chapter 12. File 1040ez Social security and Medicare tax for 2014. File 1040ez  The employee and employer tax rates for social security and the maximum amount of wages subject to social security tax for 2014 will be discussed in Publication 51 (Circular A), Agricultural Employer's Tax Guide (For use in 2014). File 1040ez The Medicare tax rate for 2014 will also be discussed in Publication 51 (Circular A) (For use in 2014). File 1040ez There is no limit on the amount of wages subject to Medicare tax. File 1040ez See chapter 13. File 1040ez Reminders The following reminders and other items may help you file your tax return. File 1040ez   IRS e-file (Electronic Filing) You can file your tax returns electronically using an IRS e-file option. File 1040ez The benefits of IRS e-file include faster refunds, increased accuracy, and acknowledgment of IRS receipt of your return. File 1040ez You can use one of the following IRS e-file options. File 1040ez Use an authorized IRS e-file provider. File 1040ez Use a personal computer. File 1040ez Visit a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) or Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) site. File 1040ez For details on these fast filing methods, see your income tax package. File 1040ez Principal agricultural activity codes. File 1040ez  You must enter on line B of Schedule F (Form 1040) a code that identifies your principal agricultural activity. File 1040ez It is important to use the correct code because this information will identify market segments of the public for IRS Taxpayer Education programs. File 1040ez The U. File 1040ez S. File 1040ez Census Bureau also uses this information for its economic census. File 1040ez See the list of Principal Agricultural Activity Codes on page 2 of Schedule F (Form 1040). File 1040ez Publication on employer identification numbers (EIN). File 1040ez  Publication 1635, Understanding Your Employer Identification Number, provides general information on employer identification numbers. File 1040ez Topics include how to apply for an EIN and how to complete Form SS-4. File 1040ez Change of address. File 1040ez  If you change your home address, you should use Form 8822, Change of Addres, to notify the IRS. File 1040ez If you change your business address, you should use Form 8822-B, Change of Address or Responsible Party — Business, to notify the IRS. File 1040ez Be sure to include your suite, room, or other unit number. File 1040ez Reportable transactions. File 1040ez  You must file Form 8886, Reportable Transaction Disclosure Statement, to report certain transactions. File 1040ez You may have to pay a penalty if you are required to file Form 8886 but do not do so. File 1040ez Reportable transactions include (1) transactions the same as or substantially similar to tax avoidance transactions identified by the IRS, (2) transactions offered to you under conditions of confidentiality and for which you paid an advisor a minimum fee, (3) transactions for which you have or a related party has a right to a full or partial refund of fees if all or part of the intended tax consequences from the transaction are not sustained, (4) transactions that result in losses of at least $2 million in any single year or $4 million in any combination of years, and (5) transactions with asset holding periods of 45 days or less and that result in a tax credit of more than $250,000. File 1040ez For more information, see the Instructions for Form 8886. File 1040ez Form W-4 for 2014. File 1040ez  You should make new Forms W-4 available to your employees and encourage them to check their income tax withholding for 2014. 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File 1040ez Publication 509 - Introductory Material Table of Contents Future Developments What's New Reminders IntroductionOrdering forms and publications. File 1040ez Tax questions. File 1040ez Background Information for Using the Tax CalendarsElectronic deposit requirement. File 1040ez Legal holidays. File 1040ez Statewide legal holidays. File 1040ez Future Developments For the latest information about developments related to Publication 509, such as legislation enacted after it was published, go to www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/pub509. File 1040ez What's New Publication 1518 discontinued after 2013. File 1040ez  Publication 1518, IRS Tax Calendar for Small Businesses and Self-Employed, is discontinued after 2013. File 1040ez An IRS Tax Calendar and most of the information previously contained in Publication 1518 can be found at www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/taxcalendar. File 1040ez Reminders Photographs of missing children. File 1040ez  The Internal Revenue Service is a proud partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. File 1040ez Photographs of missing children selected by the Center may appear in this publication on pages that would otherwise be blank. File 1040ez You can help bring these children home by looking at the photographs and calling 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) if you recognize a child. File 1040ez Introduction A tax calendar is a 12-month calendar divided into quarters. File 1040ez The calendar gives specific due dates for: Filing tax forms, Paying taxes, and Taking other actions required by federal tax law. File 1040ez What does this publication contain?   This publication contains the following. File 1040ez A section on how to use the tax calendars. File 1040ez Three tax calendars: General Tax Calendar, Employer's Tax Calendar, and Excise Tax Calendar. File 1040ez A table showing the semiweekly deposit due dates for payroll taxes for 2014. File 1040ez   Most of the due dates discussed in this publication are also included in the IRS Tax Calendar available at www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/taxcalendar. File 1040ez Who should use this publication?   Primarily, employers need to use this publication. File 1040ez However, the General Tax Calendar has important due dates for all businesses and individuals. File 1040ez Anyone who must pay excise taxes may need the Excise Tax Calendar . File 1040ez What are the advantages of using a tax calendar?   The following are advantages of using a calendar. File 1040ez You do not have to figure the due dates yourself. File 1040ez You can file or pay timely and avoid penalties. File 1040ez You do not have to adjust the due dates for Saturdays, Sundays, and legal holidays. File 1040ez You do not have to adjust the due dates for special banking rules if you use the Employer's Tax Calendar or Excise Tax Calendar . File 1040ez Which calendar(s) should I use?   To decide which calendar(s) to use, first look at the General Tax Calendar and highlight the dates that apply to you. File 1040ez If you are an employer, also use the Employer's Tax Calendar . File 1040ez If you must pay excise taxes, use the Excise Tax Calendar . File 1040ez Depending on your situation, you may need to use more than one calendar. File 1040ez Table 1. File 1040ez Useful Publications IF you are. File 1040ez . File 1040ez . File 1040ez THEN you may need. File 1040ez . File 1040ez . File 1040ez An employer • Publication 15 (Circular E), Employer's Tax Guide. File 1040ez  • Publication 15-A, Employer's Supplemental Tax Guide. File 1040ez  • Publication 15-B, Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits. File 1040ez  • Publication 926, Household Employer's Tax Guide. File 1040ez A farmer • Publication 51 (Circular A), Agricultural Employer's Tax Guide. File 1040ez  • Publication 225, Farmer's Tax Guide. File 1040ez An individual • Publication 505, Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax. File 1040ez Required to pay excise taxes • Publication 510, Excise Taxes. File 1040ez What is not in these calendars?   The calendars do not cover the employment or excise tax deposit rules. File 1040ez You can find the deposit rules for employment taxes in Publication 15 (Circular E), Employer's Tax Guide. File 1040ez The deposit rules for excise taxes are in Publication 510, Excise Taxes, and in the Instructions for Form 720, Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return. File 1040ez In addition, the calendars do not cover filing forms and other requirements for: Estate taxes, Gift taxes, Trusts, Exempt organizations, Certain types of corporations, or Foreign partnerships. File 1040ez What other publications and tax forms will I need?   Table 1 lists other publications you may need to order. File 1040ez Each calendar lists the forms you may need. File 1040ez   See How To Get Tax Help near the end of this publication for information about getting publications and forms. File 1040ez Comments and suggestions. File 1040ez   We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. File 1040ez   You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Tax Forms and Publications Division 1111 Constitution Ave. File 1040ez NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   We respond to many letters by telephone. File 1040ez Therefore, it would be helpful if you would include your daytime phone number, including the area code, in your correspondence. File 1040ez   You can send us comments from www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/formspubs. File 1040ez Click on More Information and then click on Comment on Tax Forms and Publications. File 1040ez   Although we cannot respond individually to each comment received, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider your comments as we revise our forms and publications. File 1040ez Ordering forms and publications. File 1040ez   Visit www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/formspubs to download forms and publications, call 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676), or write to the address below and receive a response within 10 days after your request is received. File 1040ez Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. File 1040ez Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Tax questions. File 1040ez   If you have a tax question, check the information available on IRS. File 1040ez gov or call 1-800-829-1040. File 1040ez We cannot answer tax questions sent to either of the above addresses. File 1040ez Background Information for Using the Tax Calendars The following brief explanations may be helpful to you in using the tax calendars. File 1040ez IRS e-services make taxes easier. File 1040ez   Now more than ever before, businesses can enjoy the benefits of filing and paying their federal taxes electronically. File 1040ez Whether you rely on a tax professional or handle your own taxes, the IRS offers you convenient programs to make taxes easier. File 1040ez    You can e-file your Form 1040; certain business tax returns such as Forms 1120, 1120S, and 1065; certain employment tax returns such as Forms 940 and 941; certain excise tax returns such as Forms 720, 2290, and 8849; and Form 1099 and other information returns. File 1040ez Visit www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/efile for more information. File 1040ez You can pay taxes online or by phone using the Electronic Federal Tax Payments System (EFTPS). File 1040ez For detailed information about using this free service, see Electronic deposit requirement below. File 1040ez   Use these electronic options to make filing and paying taxes easier. File 1040ez For more information on electronic payments, visit the IRS website at www. File 1040ez irs. File 1040ez gov/e-pay. File 1040ez Tax deposits. File 1040ez   Some taxes can be paid with the return on which they are reported. File 1040ez However, in many cases, you have to deposit the tax before the due date for filing the return. File 1040ez Tax deposits are figured for periods of time that are shorter than the time period covered by the return. File 1040ez See Publication 15 (Circular E) for the employment tax deposit rules. File 1040ez For the excise tax deposit rules, see Publication 510 or the Instructions for Form 720. File 1040ez    Electronic deposit requirement. File 1040ez   You must use electronic funds transfer to make all federal tax deposits (such as deposits of employment tax, excise tax, and corporate income tax). File 1040ez Generally, electronic fund transfers are made using the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS). File 1040ez EFTPS is a free service provided by the Department of Treasury. File 1040ez If you do not want to use EFTPS, you can arrange for your tax professional, financial institution, payroll service, or other trusted third party to make electronic deposits on your behalf. File 1040ez   To get more information or to enroll in EFTPS, call 1-800-555-4477 (business), 1-800-316-6541 (individual), or 1-800-733-4829 (TDD/TTY). File 1040ez You can also visit the EFTPS website at www. File 1040ez eftps. File 1040ez gov. File 1040ez Additional information about EFTPS is also available in Publication 966, Electronic Federal Tax Payment System: A Guide to Getting Started. File 1040ez    If you fail to timely, properly, and in full make your federal tax deposit, you may be subject to a failure-to-deposit penalty. File 1040ez For an EFTPS deposit to be on time, you must initiate the deposit by 8 p. File 1040ez m. File 1040ez Eastern time the day before the date the deposit is due. File 1040ez Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday. File 1040ez   Generally, if a due date for performing any act for tax purposes falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, the act is considered to be performed timely if it is performed no later than the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday. File 1040ez The term legal holiday means any legal holiday in the District of Columbia. File 1040ez The calendars provided in this publication make the adjustment for Saturdays, Sundays, and legal holidays. File 1040ez But you must make any adjustments for statewide legal holidays, as discussed next. File 1040ez An exception to this rule for certain excise taxes is noted later under the Excise Tax Calendar. File 1040ez Legal holidays. File 1040ez   Legal holidays for 2014 are listed below. File 1040ez January 1— New Year's Day January 20— Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. File 1040ez / Inauguration Day February 17— Washington's Birthday April 16— District of Columbia Emancipation Day May 26— Memorial Day July 4— Independence Day September 1— Labor Day October 13— Columbus Day November 11— Veterans Day November 27— Thanksgiving Day December 25— Christmas Day Statewide legal holidays. File 1040ez   A statewide legal holiday delays a due date for filing a return only if the IRS office where you are required to file is located in that state. File 1040ez A statewide legal holiday does not delay a due date for making a federal tax deposit. File 1040ez Extended due date for Forms 1098, 1099, and W-2 if filed electronically. File 1040ez   If you file Forms 1098, 1099, or W-2 electronically, your due date for filing them with the IRS or the Social Security Administration (SSA) will be extended to March 31. File 1040ez   For 2014, the due date for giving the recipient these forms is January 31. File 1040ez   For information about filing Forms 1098, 1099, or W-2G electronically, see Publication 1220, Specifications for Filing Forms 1097, 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922, 5498, 8935, and W-2G Electronically. File 1040ez For information about filing Form W-2 electronically with the SSA, visit www. File 1040ez ssa. File 1040ez gov/employer or call 1-800-772-6270. File 1040ez Penalties. File 1040ez   Whenever possible, you should take action before the listed due date. File 1040ez If you are late, you may have to pay a penalty as well as interest on any overdue taxes. File 1040ez   Be sure to follow all the tax laws that apply to you. File 1040ez In addition to civil penalties, criminal penalties may be imposed for intentionally not paying taxes, for intentionally filing a false return, or for not filing a required return. File 1040ez Use of private delivery services. File 1040ez   You can use certain private delivery services designated by the IRS to meet the timely mailing as timely filing/paying rule for tax returns and payments. File 1040ez These private delivery services include only the following. File 1040ez DHL Express (DHL): DHL Same Day Service. File 1040ez Federal Express (FedEx): FedEx Priority Overnight, FedEx Standard Overnight, FedEx 2 Day, FedEx International Priority, and FedEx International First. File 1040ez United Parcel Service (UPS): UPS Next Day Air, UPS Next Day Air Saver, UPS 2nd Day Air, UPS 2nd Day Air A. File 1040ez M. File 1040ez , UPS Worldwide Express Plus, and UPS Worldwide Express. File 1040ez   For the IRS mailing address to use if you are using a private delivery service, go to IRS. File 1040ez gov and enter “private delivery service” in the search box. File 1040ez   The private delivery service can tell you how to get written proof of the mailing date. File 1040ez    The U. File 1040ez S. 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