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How do i amend my 2012 tax return 4. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Detailed Examples Table of Contents These examples use actual forms to help you prepare your income tax return. How do i amend my 2012 tax return However, the information shown on the filled-in forms is not from any actual person or scenario. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Example 1—Mortgage loan modification. How do i amend my 2012 tax return    In 2007, Nancy Oak bought a main home for $435,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy took out a $420,000 mortgage loan to buy the home and made a down payment of $15,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The loan was secured by the home. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The mortgage loan was a recourse debt, meaning that Nancy was personally liable for the debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return In 2008, Nancy took out a second mortgage loan (also a recourse debt) in the amount of $30,000 that was used to substantially improve her kitchen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return    In 2011, when the outstanding principal of the first and second mortgage loans was $440,000, Nancy refinanced the two recourse loans into one recourse loan in the amount of $475,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The FMV of Nancy's home at the time of the refinancing was $500,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy used the additional $35,000 debt ($475,000 new mortgage loan minus $440,000 outstanding principal of Nancy's first and second mortgage loans immediately before the refinancing) to pay off personal credit cards and to pay college tuition for her son. How do i amend my 2012 tax return After the refinancing, Nancy has qualified principal residence indebtedness in the amount of $440,000 because the refinanced debt is qualified principal residence indebtedness only to the extent the amount of debt is not more than the old mortgage principal just before the refinancing. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   In 2013, Nancy was unable to make her mortgage loan payments. How do i amend my 2012 tax return On August 31, 2013, when the outstanding balance of her refinanced mortgage loan was still $475,000 and the FMV of the property was $425,000, Nancy's bank agreed to a loan modification (a “workout”) that resulted in a $40,000 reduction in the principal balance of her loan. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy was neither insolvent nor in bankruptcy at the time of the loan modification. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Nancy received a 2013 Form 1099-C from her bank in January 2014 showing canceled debt of $40,000 in box 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Identifiable event code "F" appears in box 6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return This box shows the reason the creditor has filed Form 1099-C. How do i amend my 2012 tax return To determine if she must include the canceled debt in her income, Nancy must determine whether she meets any of the exceptions or exclusions that apply to canceled debts. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy determines that the only exception or exclusion that applies to her is the qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Next, Nancy determines the amount, if any, of the $40,000 of canceled debt that was qualified principal residence indebtedness. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Although Nancy has $440,000 of qualified principal residence indebtedness, part of her loan ($35,000) was not qualified principal residence indebtedness because it was used to pay off personal credit cards and college tuition for her son. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Applying the ordering rule, the qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusion applies only to the extent the amount canceled is more than the amount of the debt (immediately before the cancellation) that is not qualified principal residence indebtedness. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Thus, Nancy can exclude only $5,000 of the canceled debt as qualified principal residence indebtedness ($40,000 amount canceled minus $35,000 nonqualified debt). How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Because Nancy does not meet any other exception or exclusion, she checks only the box on line 1e of Form 982 and enters $5,000 on line 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy must also enter $5,000 on line 10b and reduce the basis of her main home by the $5,000 she excluded from income, bringing the adjusted basis in her home to $460,000 ($435,000 purchase price plus $30,000 substantial improvement minus $5,000). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy must also include the $35,000 nonqualified debt portion in income on Form 1040, line 21. How do i amend my 2012 tax return You can see Nancy's Form 1099-C and a portion of her Form 1040 below. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nancy's 2013 Form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt Nancy's 2013 Form 1040 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Form 1040, U. How do i amend my 2012 tax return S. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Individual Income Tax Nancy's Form 982 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Form 982 Reduction of Tax Attributes Due to Discharge of Indebtedness (and Section 1082 Basis Adjustment)              Example 2—Mortgage loan foreclosure. How do i amend my 2012 tax return    In 2005, John and Mary Elm bought a main home for $335,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return John and Mary took out a $320,000 mortgage loan to buy the home and made a down payment of $15,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The loan was secured by the home and is a recourse debt, meaning John and Mary are personally liable for the debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   John and Mary became unable to make their mortgage loan payments and on March 1, 2013, when the outstanding balance of the mortgage loan was $315,000 and the FMV of the property was $290,000, the bank foreclosed on the property and simultaneously canceled the remaining mortgage debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Immediately before the foreclosure, John and Mary's only other assets and liabilities were a checking account with a balance of $6,000, retirement savings of $13,000, and credit card debt of $5,500. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   John and Mary received a 2013 Form 1099-C showing canceled debt of $25,000 in box 2 ($315,000 outstanding balance minus $290,000 FMV) and an FMV of $290,000 in box 7. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Identifiable event code "D" appears in box 6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return This box shows the reason the creditor has filed Form 1099-C. How do i amend my 2012 tax return In order to determine if John and Mary must include the canceled debt in income, they must first determine whether they meet any of the exceptions or exclusions that apply to canceled debts. How do i amend my 2012 tax return In this example, John and Mary meet both the insolvency and qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusions. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Their sample Form 1099-C is shown on this page. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   John and Mary complete the insolvency worksheet and determine that they were insolvent immediately before the cancellation because at that time their liabilities exceeded the FMV of their assets by $11,500 ($320,500 total liabilities minus $309,000 FMV of total assets). How do i amend my 2012 tax return However, because the entire debt canceled is qualified principal residence indebtedness, the insolvency exclusion only applies if John and Mary elect to apply the insolvency exclusion instead of the qualified principal residence exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   John and Mary do not elect to apply the insolvency exclusion instead of the qualified principal residence exclusion because under the insolvency exclusion their exclusion would be limited to the amount by which they were insolvent ($11,500). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Instead, John and Mary check box 1e of Form 982 to exclude the canceled debt under the qualified principal residence exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Under the qualified principal residence exclusion, the amount that John and Mary can exclude is not limited because their qualified principal residence indebtedness is not more than $2 million and no portion of the loan was nonqualified debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return As a result, John and Mary enter the full $25,000 of canceled debt on line 2 of Form 982. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because John and Mary no longer own the home due to the foreclosure, John and Mary have no remaining basis in the home at the time of the debt cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Thus, John and Mary leave line 10b of Form 982 blank. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   John and Mary must also determine whether they have a gain or loss from the foreclosure. How do i amend my 2012 tax return John and Mary complete Table 1-1 (shown below) and find that they have a $45,000 loss from the foreclosure. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because this loss relates to their home, it is a nondeductible loss. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   John and Mary's Form 1099-C, Insolvency Worksheet, and Form 982 follow. How do i amend my 2012 tax return John and Mary's 2013 Form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt Table 1-1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Worksheet for Foreclosures and Repossessions (for John and Mary Elm) Part 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Complete Part 1 only if you were personally liable for the debt (even if none of the debt was canceled). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Otherwise, go to Part 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the amount of outstanding debt immediately before the transfer of property reduced by any amount for which you remain personally liable immediately after the transfer of property $315,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the fair market value of the transferred property $290,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 3. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Ordinary income from the cancellation of debt upon foreclosure or repossession. How do i amend my 2012 tax return * Subtract line 2 from line 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return If less than zero, enter zero. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Next, go to Part 2 $ 25,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 Part 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Gain or loss from foreclosure or repossession. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   4. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the smaller of line 1 or line 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return If you did not complete Part 1 (because you were not personally liable for the debt), enter the amount of outstanding debt immediately before the transfer of property $290,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 5. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter any proceeds you received from the foreclosure sale   6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Add line 4 and line 5 $290,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 7. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the adjusted basis of the transferred property $335,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 8. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Gain or loss from foreclosure or repossession. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Subtract line 7 from line 6 ($ 45,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00) * The income may not be taxable. How do i amend my 2012 tax return See chapter 1 for more details. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Insolvency Worksheet—John and Mary Elm Date debt was canceled (mm/dd/yy) 03/01/13 Part I. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Total liabilities immediately before the cancellation (do not include the same liability in more than one category) Liabilities (debts) Amount Owed Immediately Before the Cancellation 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Credit card debt $ 5,500 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Mortgage(s) on real property (including first and second mortgages and home equity loans) (mortgage(s) can be on personal residence, any additional residence, or property held for investment or used in a trade or business) $ 315,000 3. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Car and other vehicle loans $ 4. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Medical bills owed $ 5. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Student loans $ 6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due mortgage interest $ 7. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due real estate taxes $ 8. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due utilities (water, gas, electric) $ 9. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due child care costs $ 10. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Federal or state income taxes remaining due (for prior tax years) $ 11. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Judgments $ 12. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Business debts (including those owed as a sole proprietor or partner) $ 13. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Margin debt on stocks and other debt to purchase or secured by investment assets other than real property $ 14. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Other liabilities (debts) not included above $ 15. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Total liabilities immediately before the cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Add lines 1 through 14. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $ 320,500 Part II. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Fair market value (FMV) of assets owned immediately before the cancellation (do not include the FMV of the same asset in more than one category) Assets FMV Immediately Before  the Cancellation 16. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Cash and bank account balances $ 6,000 17. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Real property, including the value of land (can be main home, any additional home, or property held for investment or used in a trade or business) $ 290,000 18. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Cars and other vehicles $ 19. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Computers $ 20. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Household goods and furnishings (for example, appliances, electronics, furniture, etc. How do i amend my 2012 tax return ) $ 21. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Tools $ 22. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Jewelry $ 23. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Clothing $ 24. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Books $ 25. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Stocks and bonds $ 26. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Investments in coins, stamps, paintings, or other collectibles $ 27. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Firearms, sports, photographic, and other hobby equipment $ 28. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interest in retirement accounts (IRA accounts, 401(k) accounts, and other retirement accounts) $ 13,000 29. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interest in a pension plan $ 30. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interest in education accounts $ 31. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Cash value of life insurance $ 32. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Security deposits with landlords, utilities, and others $ 33. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interests in partnerships $ 34. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Value of investment in a business $ 35. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Other investments (for example, annuity contracts, guaranteed investment contracts, mutual funds, commodity accounts, interests in hedge funds, and options) $ 36. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Other assets not included above $ 37. How do i amend my 2012 tax return FMV of total assets immediately before the cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Add lines 16 through 36. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $ 309,000 Part III. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Insolvency 38. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Amount of Insolvency. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Subtract line 37 from line 15. How do i amend my 2012 tax return If zero or less, you are not insolvent. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $ 11,500 John and Mary's Form 982 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Form 982, Reduction of Tax Attributes Due to Discharge of Indebtedness (and Section 1082 Basis Adjustment)          Example 3—Mortgage loan foreclosure with debt exceeding $2 million limit. How do i amend my 2012 tax return    In 2011, Kathy and Frank Willow got married and entered into a contract with Hive Construction Corporation to build a house for $3,000,000 to be used as their main home. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank made a $400,000 down payment and took out a $2,600,000 mortgage to finance the remaining cost of the house. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank are personally liable for the mortgage loan, which is secured by the home. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   In November 2013, when the outstanding principal balance on the mortgage loan was $2,500,000, the FMV of the property fell to $1,750,000 and Kathy and Frank abandoned the property by permanently moving out. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The lender foreclosed on the property and, on December 5, 2013, sold the property to another buyer for $1,750,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return On December 26, 2013, the lender canceled the remaining debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank have no tax attributes other than basis of personal-use property. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   The lender issued a 2013 Form 1099-C to Kathy and Frank showing canceled debt of $750,000 in box 2 (the remaining balance on the $2,500,000 mortgage debt after application of the foreclosure sale proceeds) and $1,750,000 in box 7 (FMV of the property). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Identifiable event code "D" appears in box 6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return This box shows the reason the creditor has filed Form 1099-C. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Although Kathy and Frank abandoned the property, the lender did not need to also file a Form 1099-A because the lender canceled the debt in connection with the foreclosure in the same calendar year. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank are filing a joint return for 2013. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Because the foreclosure occurred prior to the debt cancellation, Kathy and Frank first calculate their gain or loss from the foreclosure using Table 1-1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because Kathy and Frank remained personally liable for the $750,000 debt remaining after the foreclosure ($2,500,000 outstanding debt immediately before the foreclosure minus $1,750,000 satisfied through the sale of the home), Kathy and Frank enter $1,750,000 on line 1 of Table 1-1 ($2,500,000 outstanding debt immediately before the foreclosure minus the $750,000 for which they remained liable). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Completing Table 1-1, Kathy and Frank find that they have no ordinary income from the cancellation of debt upon foreclosure and that they have a $1,250,000 loss. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because this loss relates to their home, it is a nondeductible loss. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Because the lender later canceled the remaining amount of the debt, Kathy and Frank must also determine whether that canceled debt is taxable. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Immediately before the cancellation, Kathy and Frank had $15,000 in a savings account, household furnishings with an FMV of $17,000, a car with an FMV of $10,000, and $18,000 in credit card debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank also had the $750,000 remaining balance on the mortgage loan at that time. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The household furnishings originally cost $30,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The car had been fully paid off (so there was no related outstanding debt) and was originally purchased for $16,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank had no adjustments to the cost basis of the car. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank had no other assets or liabilities at the time of the cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank complete the insolvency worksheet to calculate that they were insolvent to the extent of $726,000 immediately before the cancellation ($768,000 of total liabilities minus $42,000 FMV of total assets). How do i amend my 2012 tax return   At the beginning of 2014, Kathy and Frank had $9,000 in their savings account and $15,000 in credit card debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank also owned the same car at that time (still with an FMV of $10,000 and basis of $16,000) and the same household furnishings (still with an FMV of $17,000 and a basis of $30,000). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank had no other assets or liabilities at that time. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank no longer own the home because the lender foreclosed on it in 2013. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Because the canceled debt is qualified principal residence indebtedness, the insolvency exclusion does not apply unless Kathy and Frank elect to apply the insolvency exclusion instead of the qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The maximum amount that Kathy and Frank can treat as qualified principal residence indebtedness is $2,000,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return The remaining $500,000 ($2,500,000 outstanding mortgage loan minus $2,000,000 limit on qualified principal residence indebtedness) is not qualified principal residence indebtedness. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because only a part of the loan is qualified principal residence indebtedness, Kathy and Frank must apply the ordering rule to the canceled debt. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Under the ordering rule, the qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusion applies only to the extent that the amount canceled ($750,000) exceeds the amount of the loan (immediately before the cancellation) that is not qualified principal residence indebtedness ($500,000). How do i amend my 2012 tax return This means that Kathy and Frank can only exclude $250,000 ($750,000 amount canceled minus $500,000 nonqualified debt) under the qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Kathy and Frank do not elect to have the insolvency exclusion apply instead of the qualified principal residence exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Nonetheless, they can still apply the insolvency exclusion to the $500,000 nonqualified debt because it is not qualified principal residence indebtedness. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank can exclude the remaining $500,000 canceled debt under the insolvency exclusion because they were insolvent immediately before the cancellation to the extent of $726,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Thus, Kathy and Frank check the boxes on lines 1b and 1e of Form 982 and enter $750,000 on line 2 ($250,000 excluded under the qualified principal residence indebtedness exclusion plus $500,000 excluded under the insolvency exclusion). How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Next, Kathy and Frank reduce their tax attributes using Part II of Form 982. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because Kathy and Frank no longer own the home due to the foreclosure, Kathy and Frank have no remaining basis in the home at the time of the debt cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Thus, Kathy and Frank leave line 10b of Form 982 blank. How do i amend my 2012 tax return However, Kathy and Frank are also excluding nonqualified debt under the insolvency exclusion. How do i amend my 2012 tax return As a result, Kathy and Frank must reduce the basis of property they own based on the amount of canceled debt they are excluding from income under the insolvency rules. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Because Kathy and Frank have no tax attributes other than basis of personal-use property to reduce, Kathy and Frank figure the amount they must include on line 10a of Form 982 by taking the smallest of: The $46,000 bases of their personal-use property held at the beginning of 2014 ($16,000 basis in the car plus $30,000 basis in household furnishings), The $500,000 of the nonbusiness debt (other than qualified principal residence indebtedness) that they are excluding from income on line 2 of Form 982, or The $43,000 excess of the total bases of the property and the amount of money they held immediately after the cancellation over their total liabilities immediately after the cancellation ($15,000 in savings account plus $30,000 basis in household furnishings plus $16,000 adjusted basis in car minus $18,000 credit card debt). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank enter $43,000 on Form 982, line 10a and reduce their bases in the car and the household furnishings in proportion to the total adjusted bases in all their property. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Kathy and Frank reduce the basis in the car by $14,956. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 52 ($43,000 x $16,000/$46,000). How do i amend my 2012 tax return And they reduce the basis in the household furnishings by $28,043. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 48 ($43,000 x $30,000/$46,000). How do i amend my 2012 tax return   Following are Kathy and Frank's sample forms and worksheets. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Frank and Kathy's 2013 Form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Please click the link to view the image. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Form 1099-C, Cancellation of Debt Table 1-1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Worksheet for Foreclosures and Repossessions (for Frank and Kathy Willow) Part 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Complete Part 1 only if you were personally liable for the debt (even if none of the debt was canceled). How do i amend my 2012 tax return Otherwise, go to Part 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the amount of outstanding debt immediately before the transfer of property reduced by any amount for which you remain personally liable immediately after the transfer of property $1,750,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the fair market value of the transferred property $1,750,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 3. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Ordinary income from the cancellation of debt upon foreclosure or repossession. How do i amend my 2012 tax return * Subtract line 2 from line 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return If less than zero, enter zero. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Next, go to Part 2 $0. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 Part 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Gain or loss from foreclosure or repossession. How do i amend my 2012 tax return   4. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the smaller of line 1 or line 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return If you did not complete Part 1 (because you were not personally liable for the debt), enter the amount of outstanding debt immediately before the transfer of property. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $1,750,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 5. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter any proceeds you received from the foreclosure sale   6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Add line 4 and line 5 $1,750,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 7. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Enter the adjusted basis of the transferred property $3,000,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00 8. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Gain or loss from foreclosure or repossession. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Subtract line 7 from line 6 ($1,250,000. How do i amend my 2012 tax return 00) * The income may not be taxable. How do i amend my 2012 tax return See chapter 1 for more details. How do i amend my 2012 tax return    Insolvency Worksheet—Frank and Kathy Willow Date debt was canceled (mm/dd/yy) 12/26/13 Part I. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Total liabilities immediately before the cancellation (do not include the same liability in more than one category) Liabilities (debts) Amount Owed Immediately Before the Cancellation 1. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Credit card debt $ 18,000 2. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Mortgage(s) on real property (including first and second mortgages and home equity loans) (mortgage(s) can be on personal residence, any additional residence, or property held for investment or used in a trade or business) $ 750,000 3. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Car and other vehicle loans $ 4. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Medical bills owed $ 5. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Student loans $ 6. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due mortgage interest $ 7. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due real estate taxes $ 8. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due utilities (water, gas, electric) $ 9. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Accrued or past-due child care costs $ 10. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Federal or state income taxes remaining due (for prior tax years) $ 11. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Judgments $ 12. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Business debts (including those owed as a sole proprietor or partner) $ 13. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Margin debt on stocks and other debt to purchase or secured by investment assets other than real property $ 14. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Other liabilities (debts) not included above $ 15. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Total liabilities immediately before the cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Add lines 1 through 14. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $ 768,000 Part II. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Fair market value (FMV) of assets owned immediately before the cancellation (do not include the FMV of the same asset in more than one category) Assets FMV Immediately Before  the Cancellation 16. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Cash and bank account balances $ 15,000 17. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Real property, including the value of land (can be main home, any additional home, or property held for investment or used in a trade or business) $ 18. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Cars and other vehicles $ 10,000 19. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Computers $ 20. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Household goods and furnishings (for example, appliances, electronics, furniture, etc. How do i amend my 2012 tax return ) $ 17,000 21. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Tools $ 22. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Jewelry $ 23. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Clothing $ 24. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Books $ 25. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Stocks and bonds $ 26. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Investments in coins, stamps, paintings, or other collectibles $ 27. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Firearms, sports, photographic, and other hobby equipment $ 28. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interest in retirement accounts (IRA accounts, 401(k) accounts, and other retirement accounts) $ 29. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interest in a pension plan $ 30. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interest in education accounts $ 31. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Cash value of life insurance $ 32. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Security deposits with landlords, utilities, and others $ 33. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Interests in partnerships $ 34. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Value of investment in a business $ 35. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Other investments (for example, annuity contracts, guaranteed investment contracts, mutual funds, commodity accounts, interests in hedge funds, and options) $ 36. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Other assets not included above $ 37. How do i amend my 2012 tax return FMV of total assets immediately before the cancellation. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Add lines 16 through 36. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $ 42,000 Part III. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Insolvency 38. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Amount of Insolvency. How do i amend my 2012 tax return Subtract line 37 from line 15. How do i amend my 2012 tax return If zero or less, you are not insolvent. How do i amend my 2012 tax return $ 726,000    Frank and Kathy's Form 982 This image is too large to be displayed in the current screen. 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