Summary: This is an example of Form W-4 (2009), page 2 with items included as described in the text.

- These items are completed in the Deductions and Adjustments Worksheet.
1. Enter an estimate of your 2009 itemized deductions. These include qualifying home mortgage interest, charitable contributions, state and local taxes, medical expenses in excess of 7.5% of your income, and miscellaneous deductions. (For 2009, you may have to reduce your itemized deductions if you income is over $166,800 ($83,400 if married filing separately). See Worksheet 2 in Pub. 919 for details.)

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2. Enter $11,400 if married filing jointly or qualifying widow or widower, $8,350 if head of household, $5,700 if single or married filing separately

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3. Subtract line 2 from line 1. If zero or less, enter 0

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4. Enter an estimate of your 2009 adjustments to income and any additional standard deduction. (Pub 919)

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5. Add lines 3 and 4 and enter the total. (Include any amount for credits from Worksheet 8 in Pub. 919.)

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6. Enter an estimate of your 2009 nonwage income (such as dividends or interest)

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7. Subtract line 6 from line 5. If zero or less, enter 0

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8. Divide the amount on line 7 by 3,500 and enter the result here. Drop any fraction

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9. Enter the number from the Personal Allowances Worksheet, line H, page 1

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10. Add lines 8 and 9 and enter the total here. If you plan to use the Two Earner/Multiple Jobs Worksheet, also enter this total on line 1 below. Otherwise, stop here and enter this total on Form W-4, line 5, page 1

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- These items are completed in the Two Earners/Multiple Jobs Worksheet.
1. Enter the number from line H, page 1 (or from line 10 above if you used the Deductions and Adjustments Worksheet)

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2. Find the number in Table 1 below that applies to the LOWEST paying job and enter it here. However, if you are married filing jointly and wages from the highest paying job are $50,000 or less, do not enter more than 3

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3. If line 1 is more than or equal to line 2, subtract line 2 from line 1. Enter the result here (if zero, enter 0) and on Form W-4, line 5, page 1. Do not use the rest of this worksheet

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