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Index of Publication 554 - Tax Guide for SeniorsTOC
A
Accounting periods:
Change in, standard deduction not allowed, You are filing a tax return for a short tax...
Accrued leave payment:
Disability retirement and, Accrued leave payment.
Adjusted gross income (AGI), Adjustments to Income
Age:
Standard deduction for age 65 or older, Higher standard deduction for age (65 or older).
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and Tax Counseling for the Elderly.
Assistance, See: Tax help
B
Base amount, social security benefits, Base Amount
Blind persons:
C
Children:
Standard deduction for, Standard Deduction for Dependents
Chronically ill, defined, Terminally or chronically ill defined.
Compensation:
Contributions:
Pension or annuity, Cost.
Cost, pension or annuity, Cost.
Credit:
Child and dependent care, Child and Dependent Care Credit
The elderly or the disabled, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled
D
Death benefit, accelerated, Accelerated Death Benefits
Disabilities, individuals with:
Distributions, retirement plan, Retirement Plan Distributions
Drugs, See: Medicines
Dual-status taxpayers:
E
Early distributions, tax, Tax on Early Distributions
Earned income credit, Earned Income Credit (EIC)
Elderly or disabled credit, Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled
Elderly persons:
Standard deduction for age 65 or older, Higher standard deduction for age (65 or older).
Endowment proceeds, Endowment Contract Proceeds
Excess accumulation, tax on, Tax on Excess Accumulation
Exclusion, gain on sale of home, Maximum Amount of Exclusion
G
Gain on sale of home, See: Sale of home
General rule, pension or annuity, General Rule. You must use this method if...
L
Long-term care:
Maintenance and personal care services, Maintenance or personal care services is...
Qualified insurance contracts, Qualified long-term care insurance contracts.
Long-term care insurance, Long-Term Care Insurance Contracts
Loss or disfigurement compensation, Compensation you receive for permanent loss...
Lump-sum election, social security, Lump-Sum Election
M
Maintenance and personal care services, Maintenance or personal care services is...
Married filing separately:
Itemized deductions:
One spouse has itemized so other must as well, You are married and filing a separate return,...
Married taxpayers:
Age 65 or older spouse:
Standard deduction, Spouse 65 or older or blind.
Blind spouse:
Standard deduction, Spouse 65 or older or blind.
Meals and lodging expenses, Meals and Lodging
Medical expenses, Medical and Dental Expenses
Minimum distributions, Tax on Excess Accumulation
P
Payments, estimated tax, Estimated Tax
Pensions, disability, Disability Pensions
Photographs, missing children, Photographs of missing children.
Physician's statement, disability, Physician's statement.
Preparer, paid, Tax return preparers.
Preparing your return, Return preparation assistance.
Public assistance payments, Welfare benefits.
Publications, See: Tax help
Q
T
Tax option, 10-year, Lump-sum distributions.
Taxation of benefits, Are Any of Your Benefits Taxable?
Total and permanent disability, defined, Permanent and total disability.
Transportation expenses, Transportation
TTY/TDD information, How To Get Tax Help
W
Wages, See: Compensation
Withholding:
Pensions and annuities, Withholding.
Worksheets, social security, Which worksheet to use.
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