Form 8909 (2008)
become material in the administration of any Internal Revenue law.
Generally, tax returns and return information are confidential, as
The maximum credit base amount for 2008 is $75,000,000. This limit
required by section 6103.
does not apply to Type D clothes washers and Type D refrigerators.
The time needed to complete and file this form will vary depending
on individual circumstances. The estimated burden for individual
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taxpayers filing this form is approved under OMB control number
beneficiaries in proportion to the income allocable to each. Enter the
1545-0074 and is included in the estimates shown in the instructions
amount allocated to the beneficiaries or patrons.
for their individual income tax return. The estimated burden for all
other taxpayers who file this form is shown below.
7 hrs., 24 mins.
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