Users' questions

How do I look up old tax returns?

How do I look up old tax returns?

There are three ways to request a transcript: Visit the IRS website for instant online access to your transcript. Call 1-800-908-9946. Use Form 4506-T.

How far back can I get a copy of my tax return?

You can only get a tax transcript going back three tax years. If you need something older than that, you’ll have to order a copy of your actual filed tax return. You can get one for the current tax year and as far back as six years. To do so, you must complete and mail in IRS Form 4506, Request for Copy of Tax Return.

How do I get my 2014 w2 Online?


  1. You can get a wage and income transcript, containing the Federal tax information your employer reported to the Social Security Administration (SSA), by visiting our Get Transcript page.
  2. You can also use Form 4506-T, Request for Transcript of Tax Return.

How do I get old w2 from previous employer?

If you can’t get your Form W-2 from your employer and you previously attached it to your paper tax return, you can order a copy of the entire return from the IRS for a fee. Complete and mail Form 4506, Request for Copy of Tax Return along with the required fee. Allow 75 calendar days for us to process your request.

Can I get tax transcripts from 10 years ago?

IRS Federal Tax Account transcripts are available for the current tax year and up to 10 prior years. You can order a copy of a federal tax return using Form 4506.

How do I get my W-2 from my old job?

How do I print my tax return online?

Printing Your Return Go to (clicking this link will open a new window). In the upper right corner of the page, click on the Sign In button. Enter your Username and Password and click the Next button. Scroll to the bottom of your Account Management page and click the My Taxes tile.

How do you get a copy of old tax return?

Getting an Official Copy of Old Tax Returns Ask your federal tax preparer for a copy of your old returns. Complete Form 4506 to request a copy from the government. Include a check or money order for the $50 USD processing fee. Mail the form and fee to the IRS office in your state or area. Receive your old tax returns in the mail.

How to get copies of your past income tax returns?

Order Online. The fastest way to get a Tax Return or Account transcript is through the ‘Get Transcript’ tool available on

  • Order by phone. You can also order by phone at 800-908-9946 and follow the prompts.
  • complete and mail either Form 4506-T or Form 4506T-EZ.
  • When is the deadline for filing an amended tax return?

    Individuals can file an amended return using Form 1040X. To receive a credit or refund, taxpayers must file their amended return within three years of the date their original return was due — usually April 15 — or within two years of the date they paid the tax due on the return, whichever is later.