Investor Glossary-1040ez formInvestor Glossary-1040ez formInvestor Glossary-1040ez formInvestor Glossary-1040ez formInsightful stock market charts - Click here
investor
Categories    # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

1040EZ Form

The HTML to link to this page
 

The 1040EZ form is the easiest (hence the name) of the 1040 forms with which individuals file their yearly taxes with the Internal Revenue Service. The 1040EZ form is only one page long. The 1040EZ form is used by taxpayers with very simple tax situations. To qualify for the 1040EZ form, an individual must have taxable income below a certain amount (which can change year to year); must take the standard deduction instead of separate, itemized deductions; and must not use IRS tax schedules with their forms. There are other qualifications as well with the 1040EZ form. The booklet for the 1040EZ form spells out the restrictions on its use. One can use electronic filing to file one's 1040EZ form.



Rate this 1040EZ Form definition...

Learn about investing with the Investor Glossary Term of the Day


Click here for insightful stock market charts. Where is the market headed? The answer may surprise you. Find out
with the exclusive & Barron's recommended charts of Chart of the Day.


Popular Terms: 401a, real GDP, inflation, command economy, in escrow, cancelled check, ex-dividend, 1035 exchange, required rate of return, Key Rate Duration, stock market close, margin rate, average price per share, current ratio, deferred tax, Zero Cost Collar, stock split, EBITDA, implied volatility, LIBOR, balance sheet, risk management, FTSE, deferred revenue, per diem, labor relations, retained earnings, debt service coverage, phantom income, ex-dividend date, liquidity ratio, FICO score, 1031 exchange, annual return, option premium, covered put, 144a, wholly-owned subsidiary, irrevocable trust, APR, reverse mortgage, minority interest, open position, VIX, quality assurance, class C shares, dividends payable, limit order, diluted share


Accounting | Banking | Bonds | Brokers | Economy | Futures | Mutual Funds | Options | Real Estate | Retirement | Stocks | Taxes | Technical Analysis
Home | Term of the Day | Suggest a Term | Chart of the Day | Dogs of the Dow
©2004-2016 Investor Glossary - All rights reserved - Terms of Use