Quickfinder Updates

The Updates page provides information supplementing that in the Quickfinder Handbooks. Updates are arranged by tax act or publication and for each publication, new postings appear at the top. We invite you to visit this page regularly to view the most recent updates.

Small Business Quickfinder Handbook (2013 Tax Year)

[2/28/14] Where to File: Business Returns Filing Addresses — 2013 Returns (Page A-1)

For the filing addresses, click here.

[2/28/14] Principal Business Activity Codes — Forms 1065, 1120 and 1120S (Page A-1)

For the Form 1065 codes, click here.

For the Form 1120 codes, click here.

For the Form 1120S codes, click here.

[1/22/14] 2014 Federal Withholding Computation — Quick Tax Method (Page I-1)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the tables to be used for 2014 federal income tax withholding computations. Click here for the Quickfinder worksheet and tables for use in 2014 federal income tax withholding computations, which are based on the IRS tables that have now been released.

Premium Quickfinder Handbook (2013 Tax Year)

[2/28/14] Where to File: Business Returns Filing Addresses — 2013 Returns (Page 15-1)

For the filing addresses, click here.

[2/28/14] Principal Business Activity Codes — Forms 1065, 1120 and 1120S (Page 15-1)

For the Form 1065 codes, click here.

For the Form 1120 codes, click here.

For the Form 1120S codes, click here.

[1/22/14] 2014 Federal Withholding Computation — Quick Tax Method (Page 23-1)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the tables to be used for 2014 federal income tax withholding computations. Click here for the Quickfinder worksheet and tables for use in 2014 federal income tax withholding computations, which are based on the IRS tables that have now been released.

[1/10/14] Wisconsin Quick Tax Method Table (Page 2 – 21)

The information in the Handbook was based on the instructions for Wisconsin’s 2013 estimated tax payment vouchers. After the Handbook’s publication date, final instructions for the 2013 Form 1 (Wisconsin Income Tax) were released, showing tax rates reflecting a recent law change. Click here for the 2013 Quick Tax Method table showing the revised tax rates.

[1/10/14] Reporting Capital Gains and Losses Form 8949 (Page 3 – 12)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the codes to be used when filling out Form 8949. Click here for a table showing the codes, which have now been released.

[1/10/14] 2013 Optional State and Local Sales Tax Tables (Page 3 – 13)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the optional state and local sales tax tables to be used for computing the state and local sales tax deduction. Click here for the tables, which have now been released.

[1/10/14] Where to File Form 1040-ES for 2014 (Page 3 – 14)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the mailing addresses for Form 1040-ES for 2014. Click here for the addresses, which have now been released.

All States Quickfinder Handbook (2013 Tax Year)

[2/12/13] Kansas (Page KS – 3)

Kansas issued revised instructions in February changing the standard deduction for Married Filing Separately from $3,000 to $3,750. This change affects the table titled Kansas Standard Deduction on page KS – 3.

1040 Quickfinder Handbook (2013 Tax Year)

[1/10/14] Wisconsin Quick Tax Method Table (Page 2 – 21)

The information in the Handbook was based on the instructions for Wisconsin’s 2013 estimated tax payment vouchers. After the Handbook’s publication date, final instructions for the 2013 Form 1 (Wisconsin Income Tax) were released, showing tax rates reflecting a recent law change. Click here for the 2013 Quick Tax Method table showing the revised tax rates.

[1/10/14] Reporting Capital Gains and Losses Form 8949 (Page 3 – 12)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the codes to be used when filling out Form 8949. Click here for a table showing the codes, which have now been released.

[1/10/14] 2013 Optional State and Local Sales Tax Tables (Page 3 – 13)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the optional state and local sales tax tables to be used for computing the state and local sales tax deduction. Click here for the tables, which have now been released.

[1/10/14] Where to File Form 1040-ES for 2014 (Page 3 – 14)

At the Handbook’s publication date, the IRS had not yet released the mailing addresses for Form 1040-ES for 2014. Click here for the addresses, which have now been released.

Tax Planning for Individuals Quickfinder Handbook (2013 Edition)