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With more than $300 billion donated every year, America is No. 1 for generosity. Of course, all that giving has benefits when tax time rolls around.
Which form you use to file your taxes depends on your circumstances. The simpler forms can only be used for simpler returns, for example.
Start by contacting your employer. If that doesn't work, call the IRS. Even if you never get the form, you still have to file on time.
Ths IRS processes electronic returns faster. Options include tax software, an accountant or, if you meet income guidelines, a free service.
If you suffered losses from a flood, hurricane or other disaster that weren't covered by insurance, you may be able to deduct your losses on your federal income tax return.
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