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Form 1040 Instructions 2005 2005 Tax Year

2005 Form 1040 Instructions

What’s New for 2005

What To Look for in 2006

Do You Have To File?

When Should You File?

Where Do You File?

Where to Report Certain Items from 2006 Forms W-2, 1098, & 1099

Name & Address

Social Security Number (SSN)

Presidential Election Campaign Fund

Filing Status



  • Examples of income to report
  • Adjusted Gross Income

    Tax and Credits

    Other Taxes



    Amount You Owe

    Third Party Designee

    Sign Your Return

    Assemble Your Return

    General Information

    Order Blank Forms

    2005 Tax Rate Schedules

    • Tax Rate Schedules
    • Use Schedule X if Your Filing Status is Single
    • Use Schedule Y-1 if Your Filiing Status is Married Filing Jointly, or
      Qualifiying Widow(er)
    • Use Schedule Y-2 if Your Filing Status is Married Filing Separately
    • Use Schedule Z if Your Filing Status is Head of Household

    2005 Tax Tables

    Additional Instructions for Schedules and Worksheets

    Instructions for Schedules are in PDF Format -
    Worksheets are in JPG Format on HTML Pages


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