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is it legal to ask for someones w-2 to verify income?

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is it legal to ask for someone's w-2 to verify income?

TMcJD :

Hi, I will be happy to assist you, and it is my goal to make you a very satisfied customer! This may take a few minutes, so thanks for your patience.

TMcJD :

Sure, lenders and similarly interested parties ask for W-2s, tax returns, pay stubs, etc. all the time to verify income. So do landlords.

Customer:

I am an HR Manager and we are seriously considering making an offer, so I am asking for it as a way to verify income?

TMcJD :

Yes, it is legal.

Customer:

Thank you.

TMcJD :

You're welcome. Have a great day.

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