41. ITEMIZED OR STANDARD DEDUCTION.
Mark the correct box to show the deduction method you are using, itemized or standard, and enter the applicable amount as described below.
ITEMIZED: Add lines 39-40 and enter the total on line 41. This is your total itemized deduction.
STANDARD: For tax year 2008, the Iowa standard deduction
- If filing status 1, enter the lesser of $1,750 or
the amount on line 36.
- If filing status 3 or 4, each spouse enters the lesser
of $1,750 or the amount on line 36.
- If filing status 2, 5 or 6 is marked, enter the lesser
of $4,310 or the amount on line 36.
Married Separate Filers:
If one spouse uses the standard deduction, then both spouses must use the standard deduction, even if separate Iowa returns are filed.
Go to Line 40
Go to Line 42