Let’s see if you Qualify!


Below are the requirements from the IRS to file with a 1040EZ:

  • You are filing as single or married filing jointly.
  • The following are your only income sources: job wages, tips, salaries, unemployment compensation, Alaska Permanent Fund dividends, taxable scholarships, or fellowship grants.
  • You, and your spouse if filing a joint return, were under age 65 on Jan. 1, 2017, and not blind at the end of 2017.
  • You do not claim any dependents.
  • Your taxable income was less than $100,000.
  • Your interest income was not over $1,500 last year.
  • You don’t have any other tips not already included on your W-2 in boxes 5 and 7.
  • You do not owe household employment taxes on wages paid to a household employee.
  • You are not a debtor in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy case filed after Oct. 16, 2005
  • You will not claim any deductions (IRA contributions, a student loan interest deduction, etc.).
  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EIC) is the only credit you will claim.
  • If went thru the HealthCare Market Place, no advance payments of the premium tax credit were made for you or your spouse