Tax Forms for Tax Year 2016

You can no longer eFile a 2016 Federal or State Income Tax Return online. Mail-in instructions are below as well as fillable online forms. You can no longer claim 2016 Tax Refunds: read about unclaimed tax refunds.

2016 Tax
Return Forms

File a 2016 Return Now

Complete and Submit Your Forms

  • Download, complete, print, and sign the 2016 IRS Tax Forms.
  • Mail the forms to the address listed on the IRS and state forms.
  • Select your state(s) and download, complete, print, and sign your 2016 State Tax Return forms.
  • Note that you can no longer claim 2016 Tax Refunds.

Estimating and Preparing Your Return


  • To amend a 2016 Federal Income Tax Return, download IRS Tax Amendment Form 1040X and mail it any time.
  • For state amendments, download the appropriate state tax amendment form(s), complete, and mail them in.

If You Owe Taxes

Mailing Addresses

  • Check the IRS tax return mailing addresses for your state of residence.
  • The state mailing address is on the state income tax form.
  • Mail in back taxes as soon as possible. You can still e-file your current year return regardless of when you mail in back taxes.

For additional resources, visit to access tax forms for other tax years for free and review tax planning tips to help you balance your taxes in future years.

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Federal 2016 Tax Forms

Click the forms below to open them in the online editor. While you can no longer file 2016 taxes online (e-file), you can complete the forms online manually before mailing them in. Fill in and sign the forms online before printing and mailing them to the 2016 IRS mailing address. Instead of handling complicated IRS tax forms, file your current year return online each year with a free account - sign up here.

2016 Tax Tables
Installment Agreement
Collection Information Statement
Offer in Compromise Booklet
Reduction of Tax Attributes Due to Discharge of Indebtedness
Standard Individual Income Tax Return
1040 Form Instructions
Individual Income Tax Return
Itemized Deductions
Interest and Ordinary Dividends
Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship)
Net Profit from Business (Sole Proprietorship)
Capital Gains and Losses
Supplemental Income and Loss
Earned Income Tax Credit
Profit or Loss from Farming
Household Employment Taxes
Income Averaging for Farmers and Fisherman
Credit for the Elderly or the Disabled
Self-Employment Tax
U.S. Departing Alien Income Tax Return
Estimated Tax for Individuals
U.S. Estimated Tax for Nonresident Alien Individuals
Income Tax Return for Single and Joint Filers with No Dependents
U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return
Tax Return for Certain Nonresident Aliens with No Dependents
Payment Voucher
Tax Amendment - Amend Your Individual Income Tax Return
Beneficiary's Share of Income, Deductions, Credits, etc.
Annual Withholding Tax Return for U.S. Source Income of Foreign Persons
Foreign Person's U.S. Source Income Subject to Withholding
Net Profit from Business (Sole Proprietorship)
Partner's Share of Income, Deductions, Credits, etc.
Health Insurance Marketplace Statement
Health Insurance Coverage
Health Employer-Provided Health Insurance Offer and Coverage
Mortgage Interest Statement
Tuition and Education Expenses
Cancelation of Debt
Unemployment Compensation and All Other Government Grants
Interest Income for Schedule B
Miscellaneous Income
Distributions From Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc.
Shareholder's Share of Income, Deductions, Credits, etc.
Foreign Tax Credit
Refund Due a Deceased Taxpayer
Employee Business Expenses
Multiple Support Declaration
Underpayment of Estimated Tax
Underpayment of Estimated Tax by Farmers and Fisherman
Child and Dependent Care Expenses
Foreign Earned Income
Foreign Earned Income Exclusion
General Business Credit
Moving Expenses
Information Referral
Credit for Federal Tax Paid on Fuels
Social Security and Medicare Tax on Unreported Tip Income
Recapture of Investment Credit
Request for Copy of Tax Return
Request for Transcript of Tax Return
Short Form Request for Individual Tax Return Transcript
Depreciation and Amortization
Casualties and Thefts
Sales of Business Property
Farm Rental Income and Expenses
Substitute for Form W-2
Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
Investment Interest Expense Deduction
Tax on Accumulation Distributions of Trusts
Tax on Lump-Sum Distributions
Allocation of Individual Income Tax to Guam or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Coverdell Education Savings Trust Account
Coverdell Education Savings Custodial Account
Additional Taxes on Qualified Plans (including IRAs) and Other Tax-Favored Accounts
First-Time Homebuyer Credit and Repayment of the Credit
Residential Energy Credits
Work Opportunity Credit
Computation of Deductible Loss
Alternative Minimum Tax
Investment Sale Income
Biofuel Producer Credit
Gains/Losses on Contracts & Straddles
Noncash Charitable Contributions
U.S. Withholding Tax Return for Dispositions by Foreign Persons of U.S. Real Property Interests
Statement of Withholding on Dispositions by Foreign Persons of U.S. Real Property Interests
Application for Withholding Certificate for Dispositions by Foreign Persons of U.S. Real Property Interests
Release of Claim to Exemption for Child by Custodial Parent
Injured Spouse Allocation
Mortgage Interest Credit
Passive Activity Loss Limitations
Nondeductible IRAS
Low-Income Housing Credit Allocation
Tax For Certain Children Who Have Unearned Income
Credit for Prior Year Minimum Tax
Child Tax Credit
Credit Parents' Election to Report Child's Interest and Dividends
Exclusion of Interest from Series EE Bonds
Orphan Drug Credit
Change of Address
Disabled Access Credit
Recapture of Federal Mortgage Subsidy
Expenses for Business Use of Your Home
Qualified Adoption Expenses
Empowerment Zone Credit
Employer SS and Medicare Taxes Paid on Certain Employees
Pre-Screening Notice and Certification Request for the Work Opportunity Credit
Archer MSAs and Long-Term Care Insurance Contacts
Request for Innocent Spouse Relief
District of Columbia First-Time Homebuyer Credit
Information To Claim Earned Income Credit After Disallowance
Education Credits (American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning Credits)
Return of U.S. Persons with Respect to Certain Foreign Partnerships
Partner's Share of Income, Deductions, Credits, etc.
IRS e-file Signature Authorization
Credit for Qualified Retirement Savings Contributions
Employee Pension Plan
Employee Child Care
Allocation of Refund
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Domestic Production Activities Deduction
Energy Efficient Home Credit
Alternative Motor Vehicle Credit
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Refueling Property Credit
Credit to Holders of Tax Credit Bonds
Uncollected Social Security and Medicare Tax on Wages
Qualified Plug-in Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit
Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets
Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets
Allocation of Tax Amounts Between Certain Individuals in Community Property States
Premium Tax Credit
Health Coverage Exemptions
Installment Agreement Request
Request for a Collection Due Process or Equivalent Hearing
Request for Appeal of Offer in Compromise
Application for Reduced User Fee for Installment Agreements
Application for Fast Track Settlement
Identity Theft Affidavit
Wage and Tax Statement
Certain Gambling Winnings
From Jan. 1 - Jan. 31 of each calendar year (no longer relevant for 2016). Review and calculate the new W-4 and submit it to your employer at any time, not to the IRS.
Application for ITIN-Individual Taxpayer Identification Number
Application for Taxpayer Identification Number for Pending U.S. Adoption
Certificate of Accuracy for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification

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