A new web page and service from the IRS allows you to get a record of your past tax returns, also referred to as transcripts. IRS transcripts are often used to validate income and tax filing status for mortgage applications, student and small business loan applications, and during tax preparation. You can download and print your transcript immediately, or request the transcript be mailed to your address on record. This site is only available to the taxpayer so your tax professional can’t access your information from this site.
Here is a listing of the specific pieces of information you can download from the “Get Transcript” site:
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