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Lane
Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
Category: Tax
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Experience:  Law Degree, specialization in Tax Law and Corporate Law, CFP and MBA, Providing Financial & Tax advice since 1986
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I tried to ask the IRS past 1040. The way that you said I

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I tried to ask the IRS for a past 1040. The way that you said I could do thar was to enter a long sequence beginning with https:// and ending with ?legacy=true and that got me nowhere!
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lane replied 10 months ago.

Hi Howard ... do you need a transcript or a copy of the return itself?

Expert:  Lane replied 10 months ago.

If you simply need the information FROM a return, (and not the mirror image copy of it), you simply go here:

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https://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript

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If you want a full copy use this form: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f4506.pdf

Expert:  Lane replied 10 months ago.

I hope this has helped.

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Please let me know if you have any questions at all.

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If this HAS helped, and you DON’T have other questions … I'd really appreciate a positive rating (using the rating request, faces, or stars on your screen)

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That's the only way I'll be credited for the work here.

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Thank you!

Lane

I hold a JD (Juris Doctorate, a doctoral degree in the law), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA, with specialization in finance & tax, as well as CFP® and CRPS designations. - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security & Medicare, estate, corporate & tax advice since 1986.