Form 1040A is one of the forms that can be used when filing federal taxes in the US. This form is shorter than the original 1040 form; however, it is more complex than the 1040EZ form. All taxpayers can use form 1040, yet there are restrictions as to which taxpayers can use Form 1040A.
For example, you have to have a taxable income of less than $100,000; you have to take the standard deduction instead of itemizing your deductions.
Filing Status & Exemptions
When preparing this form, you have to list your exemptions and select a filing status before you start reporting your income.… Read the rest