Desktop Links & Help

These documents, programs, and internet links can be useful for tax preparation.  The suggestion is to have them on the desktop for quick access.

 

Recent posts of issues and problems:

blog.nebraskataxaide.org

Other nebraskataxaide.org sites:

·         training.nebraskataxaide.org – training resource for counselors

·         lessons.nebraskataxaide.org – lesson plans for classes

·         www.nebraskataxaide.org -  public site, contains schedules, what to bring, etc.

 

TaxWise:  USE INTERNET EXPLORER & CAPS LOCK

·         Training URL:  https://twonline.taxwise.com/training/  (use for training)

·         Production URL:  https://twonline.taxwise.com/ (use with site supervisor’s oversight)

 

Omaha Training:


 

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IRS Reference:   irs.gov and irs.gov/ITA (Interactive Tax Assistant)

·         Pub 4491

·         Pub 4491W

·         Pub 4491X-Supplement  

·         Pub 17

·         Pub 4012 

·         Pub 502       Health & Med Deductions. 

·         Pub 970       Tax Benefits for Education. 

·         Instructions: Form 8889      Health Savings Accounts

·         Schedule C – Business Codes …(@ Home - TaxWise Online)

·         Pub 554 Tax Guide for Seniors  

 

 Retirement (Form 1099-R)  Tools:

·         1099r Simplified Method Calculator.xlS  Download 

need a spreadsheet program like: Gnumeric Spreadsheet download

·         Internet Date Calculator

 Nebraska:

·         Nebraska Individual Income Tax Booklet

·         School District Codes. 

·         Nebraska Use Tax Explanation.   (Line 38)

o   Sales and Use rates and tables. 

o   Use Tax Form 3  

·         Nebraska Homestead Exemption  instructions & fillable pdf forms here.

 

Iowa:

·         Iowa Non-resident Income Tax For Nebraska Residents 

 

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