is a good form to file if it applies to your needs
For those who would want to use this form it would pay to read the 1040-EZ Instructions and understand the details before you go ahead unless you are already familiar with the form.
There are changes from year to year, so it is best to read the current instructions and get the current form to file.
We do a good job of keeping up with current files, but check to be sure if it is before you file it.
It is an Income Tax Return for Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents.
Print the 1040-EZ form, and read about it from our web page, or print the 1040-EZ instructions booklet to get you going in the right direction.
Wages, salaries, and tips
This should be shown in box 1 of your Form(s) W-2. Attach your Form(s) W-2.
If the total is over $1,500, you cannot use Form 1040-EZ.
...and a lot more on the page describing the 1040-EZ form.