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Q: If you sell a home in 2015 do you have to file it on your taxes?

A: If you sold the home in 2015, yes, you will report the sale on your taxes whether you incurred a gain or a loss. You do this by completing Forms 8949 and the Schedule D.

Link to Form 8949:

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f8949.pdf

Link to Schedule D:

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f1040sd.pdf

For more information about the sell of your home, you can also refer to IRS Pub 523.

Link to IRS Pub 523:

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p523.pdf

Let me know if I can be of further assistance to you regarding this matter.

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