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Your Income Tax

"Your Income Tax" is the title of a multipage booklet published by the US Internal Revenue Service which describes Federal income tax for individuals.

Expanded Definition

The booklet is IRS Publication 17 and may be downloaded from the irs.gov website.

Most individual rely on the instructions for Form 1040 as their first source for questions on filing your income tax. Publication 17 is longer, with detailed articles and sample forms on many topics. Both refer you to other more specialized publications for more detail.

A new edition is published each tax year.

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