Report the source and amount of your salary, and report the source of your spouse’s salary in Schedule A. 

Salary: Examples

For You

Schedule A

Report your total income from salary during the reporting period if the amount is more than $200, unless the salary was from federal government employment.

Block A: Provide your employer’s name. If your employer is not a publicly traded company, also provide your employer’s line of business and location (city and state).

Block C: Write the word “salary” followed by the exact amount of your salary income in the column labeled “Other Income” on the right side of the page.

For Your Spouse

Schedule A

Report your spouse’s income only if your spouse received more than $1,000 during the reporting period.

Do not provide the amount of income. Instead, write “spouse’s salary” in the “Other Income” column.

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