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Publication 3
Armed Forces' Tax Guide
Introduction, Useful Items and Important Changes
For use in Preparing 2017 Returns

Gross Income

Items Included in Gross Income
Items Excluded From Gross Income
Income Items of Special Interest
Foreign Source Income
Community Property
Nevada, Washington, and California Domestic Partners
Form W-2

Adjustments to Income

Travel Expenses of Armed Forces Reservists
Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs)
Moving Expenses

Income Exclusions for Armed Forces Members in Combat Zones

Combat Pay Exclusion

How Much of My Combat Pay Can I Exclude?
How Do I Report the Combat Pay Exclusion?
What Is Combat Pay?
Combat Zone Defined
Service Eligible for Combat Pay Exclusion
Nonqualifying Presence in a Combat Zone

Gain or Loss From Sale of Home


Itemized Deductions

Employee Business Expenses
Repayments to Your Employer


Child Tax Credit
Additional Child Tax Credit
Earned Income Credit
Credit for Excess Social Security Tax Withheld

First-Time Homebuyer Credit Repayment

Forgiveness of Decedent's Tax Liability

Combat Zone Related Forgiveness
Terrorist or Military Action Related Forgiveness
How Do I Make a Claim for Tax Forgiveness?

Filing Returns

Where To File My Return
When To File My Return

When Is the Latest I Can Pay My Tax?

Extensions of Deadlines To File Your Tax Return, To Pay Your Taxes, and for Other Actions

Can I Get an Extension To File My Return If I Am Not in a Combat Zone or a Contingency Operation?
Are There Filing, Tax Payment, and Other Extensions Specifically for Those in a Combat Zone or a Contingency Operation?
Can I Get an Extension To Pay My Tax If I Am Not in a Combat Zone or a Contingency Operation?

Maximum Rate of Interest When There Is Hardship

Tax Returns of Aliens

Resident Aliens
Nonresident Aliens
Dual-Status Aliens

Signing Returns

How To Get Tax Help

The Taxpayer Advocate Service Is Here To Help You
Low Income Taxpayer Clinics