Tax Forms and Information
- Internal Revenue Service
Forms and Publications
Note: To access forms and publications from earlier years,
choose "Forms and Publications" under "Resources" on the left
side of the opening menu.
Use the "Contents" menu to access information for individuals,
businesses, charities, governments and tax professions.
Subsequent menus contain information for specific audiences.
For example, the information for individuals is further
subdivided into information for Farmers, Foreign Nationals,
Household Employers, Innocent Spouses, Overseas Taxpayers,
Seniors/Retirees, Students and the Self-Employed.
for Exempt Organizations "Here's the place to find
out if your organization is exempt from federal taxation and
how much of your contributions to them are tax deductible. This
is an electronic version of the Publication 78 'Cumulative List
Organizations Section 527 Search Under a new law (PL
106-230), political organizations must file an initial notice
with the IRS, periodic reports on contributors and
expenditures, and modified annual returns. The site provides
basic information about the organization and, in some cases,
copies of filings.
Tax Forms and Information
Clearing House (CCH) Tax News includes a
briefing, news, and other information on tax legislation.
- District of
Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue prepares annual reports for
Congress that compare the tax rates and tax burdens for the
District and the 50 states to Congress.
"The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) requires U.S.
employers to file annual reports on their employee pension plans
and health/welfare plans with the Department of Labor and the
Internal Revenue Service." Use this service to find and view 5500
filings, 11k filings, public pension funds and terminating pension
plans. The site also provides access to a list of collective
bargaining agreements, a register of labor unions, and other
information. This free service requires registration for use.
- GuideStar includes a
searchable database of charitable organizations which file 990 or
990EZ reports with the IRS. "Financial data are taken from the IRS
Business Master File and/or the Form 990, a public report filed
with the IRS by all 501(c)(3) "public charities" with revenues
exceeding $25,000. The descriptive information is derived from the
Form 990 as well as from answers to questions provided directly by
the organization to Philanthropic Research, Inc., publisher of
and State Tax Forms page from Northwestern links to state tax
- Federation of Tax
Administrators includes links to state
tax forms, catalog of publications, online newsletter, and
data on tax rates, structure and tax burdens for all states.
- Federal Tax
Code Title 26 of the United States Code.
- National Center for
Charitable Statistics provides publications, fact sheets, and
databases on the income and expenses of non-profits. In addition,
it is cooperating with the IRS and other organizations to
make scanned images of IRS 990 forms available to the public
through its own site.
Tax "Ernst & Young's site for international business, tax and accounting
developments worldwide" Offers browsable, searchable versions of Doing Business
Around the World.