Prepare income tax return for 2011 manually. Following is a list of information for Peter and Amy Jones for the current tax year. Peter and Amy are married and have three children, Aubrynne, Brys
Prepare income tax return for 2011 manually.
Following is a list of information for Peter and Amy Jones for the current tax year.
Peter and Amy are married and have three children, Aubrynne, Bryson, and Caden. They live at
100 Main Street, Anytown, USA 00000. Peter is a lawyer working for a Native American
law firm. Amy works part-time in a genetic research lab. The Jones’ Social Security numbers
and ages are as follows:
Peter 111-11-1111 Age 32
Amy 222-22-2222 Age 28
Aubrynne 333-33-3333 Age 5
Bryson 444-44-4444 Age 3
Caden 555-55-5555 Age 1
Peter’s salary $70,000
Amy’s salary 32,000
Interest income on municipal bonds 2,400
Interest income on certificate of deposit (Universal Savings) 3,100
Dividends on GM stock 1,600
Eyeglasses and exam for Aubrynne $ 600
Orthodontic work for Bryson to correct a congenital defect 2,500
Medical insurance premiums, after tax basis 1,800
Withholding for state income taxes 7,200
Withholding for federal income taxes 16,000
State income taxes paid with last year’s tax return
(paid when the return was filed in the current year) 500
Property taxes on home 1,100
Property taxes on automobile 300
Interest on home 9,700
Interest on credit cards 200
Cash contribution to church 3,900
In addition to the above, on September 17, Peter and Amy donate some Beta Trader, Inc.
stock to Lakeville Community College. Beta Trader, Inc. is publicly traded. The FMV of
the stock on the date of the contribution is $700. Peter and Amy had purchased the stock
on November 7, 2003 for $300.
Compute Peter and Amy’s income tax liability for the current year using Form 1040,
Schedules A and B, and Form 8283, if necessary.