Schedule F - Profit Or Loss From Farming
Printable Tax Form And Instructions 2017, 2016, 2015
Page one of IRS Form 1040 requires that you attach Schedule F to report a farm income or loss. You can not file Schedule F with one of the shorter IRS forms such as Form 1040A or Form 1040EZ. Schedule F is a two page tax form which lists the major sources of farm income and farm expense. The end result is the net farm profit or loss amount transfered to Form 1040.
Examples of when to use Schedule F:
- You own or operate a farm: livestock, produce, grains, greenhouse, nursery, floriculture, dairy, aquaculture, etc.
- Operate as a sole proprietor or one owner LLC.
- Receive distributions from a cooperative.
- Buy and resell livestock.
- Received a crop insurance or disaster payment.
- Receive agricultural program payments.
Schedule F Tax Form And Instructions
Click any of the federal IRS Schedule F tax form links below to download, view, print, edit, or save as a PDF file for the corresponding year. These free PDF files are unaltered and are pulled directly from the publisher.
Schedule F tax forms and instructions booklet are generally updated in December of each year by the IRS. If updated, the 2017 tax year PDF file will display, the prior tax year 2016 if not. Last year, many of the individual income tax forms were published late in December, with instructions booklet following in early January due to last minute legislative changes.
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Last updated: January 6, 2018