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Click here for more information about the the redesigned 1040 and the schedules. 

Links to printable federal tax forms

1040 instructions (also contains instructions for schedules 1-6)

Schedule 1 (see page 86 of the 1040 instructions)
Use if you have additional income, such as capital gains, unemployment compensation, prize or award money, gambling winnings. Have any deductions to claim, such as student loan interest deduction, self-employment tax, educator expenses.

Schedule 2 (see page 98 of the 1040 instructions)
Use if you owe AMT or need to make an excess advance premium tax credit repayment.

Schedule 3 (see page 100 of the 1040 instructions)
Use if you can claim a nonrefundable credit other than the child tax credit or the credit for other dependents, such as the foreign tax credit, education credits, general business credit.

Schedule 4 (see page 102 of the 1040 instructions)
Use if you owe other taxes, such as self-employment tax, household employment taxes, additional tax on IRAs or other qualified retirement plans and tax-favored accounts.

Schedule 5 (see page 105 of the 1040 instructions)
Use if you can claim a refundable credit other than the earned income credit, American opportunity credit, or additional child tax credit. Have other payments, such as an amount paid with a request for an extension to file or excess social security tax withheld.

Schedule 6 (see page 106 of the 1040 instructions)
Use if you have a foreign address or a third party designee other than your paid preparer.

Schedule A - itemized deductions
Schedule A instructions
Schedule C - profit or loss from business
Schedule C instructions
Schedule EIC - Earned Income Credit
Other federal tax forms
Free File fillable forms

If you would like to get tax forms via phone, you can call  1-800-TAX-FORM (800-829-3676) Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. to order current or prior year forms and instructions or IRS publications.

Links to printable Maryland state tax forms

Maryland 502 - Maryland resident tax form
Maryland 502 Instructions
File your 502 form online
Maryland 502B - for claiming dependents
Maryland 505 - Maryland nonresident tax form
Maryland 505NR - Nonresident income tax computation
Maryland 505NR instructions
Other Maryland tax forms

Maryland tax forms are also available at the Maryland Comptroller's Office.

Links to printable Pennsylvania state tax forms

PA 40 - Pennsylvania resident tax form
PA 40 Instructions
File online
PA 41 - Pennsylvania nonresident tax form and instructions
Other Pennsylvania tax forms

Links to printable Delaware state tax forms

DE 200-01 Delaware resident tax form (instructions)
DE 200-02 Delaware nonresident tax form (instructions)
File online
Other Delaware tax forms