Information about the tax laws for Form 1040 in 2014 is available on the Internal Revenue Service website. Publication 17 features a section listing changes to the law since the 2013 tax year, explains the IRS.
A list of expired tax benefits is also included in Publication 17 to help taxpayers quickly find out whether they are still eligible for a particular deduction or credit, according to the IRS. The IRS also provides a list of helpful reminders for taxpayers filing their 2014 tax returns. The list includes basic information to report on the return, such as a Social Security number and phone number, tips to prevent identity theft and information on filing an automatic tax return extension.