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How can I recover 2016 tax returns wipe from my computer: i

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how can I recover 2016 tax returns wipe from my computer:
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Customer: i failed to backup my tax returns for 2016and lost them all. is possible to recover them from turbo tax?
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Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Financial Software
Expert:  Mark Taylor replied 2 months ago.

Hi, my name is Mark. I will be happy to help you with your questions. You may have tried this already. Did you try searching for the file on your computer. If you search for ***.tax2016 you will pull up the turbo tax files for 2016. You could also obtain a tax transcript from the IRS. The transcript will show a summarized version of your return. Here is a link to the IRS website to request a copy. https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript

You could request a copy of the return from the IRS. You would need to complete Form 4506. The IRS charges of a fee of $50 per return.