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    RE: Qualifying widower

    Taxpayer passed in 2013, 1099-C issued in 2014. So this is a 2014 issue. Surviving spouse cannot file MFJ in 2014, but can file QW or HOH, whichever works best. The 1099-C was issued solely in taxpayer's name so it is IRD. It should be reported...

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    RE: Estimated taxes

    In a previous thread, it was suggested that the check be mailed back to the IRS with a letter indicating that it should be applied to 2015. That one made the most sense to me. Greg Yokell, ATP, EA E & R Tax Service 713-957-4984 832-550-0900 FAX Houston:...

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    Estimated taxes

    My client had a $6,000+ overpayment on his 2014 1040. We checked the box to apply the overpayment to the first quarter estimated taxes for 2015. He just called to tell me he got a check in the mail for the amount we asked to be applied to 2015. ...

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