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need to know if i worked in the year 2002 ???

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need to know if i worked in the year 2002 ???
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Your best, XXXXX XXXXX only source for your 2002 wage income is the Social Security Administration. The IRS purges their system of wage and income transcripts after 7 years.

To request your earnings information from the Social Security Administration, go to (http://ssa-custhelp.ssa.gov/app/answers/detail/a_id/301/~/requesting-w-2%27s-from-prior-years). You will need to fill out form 4506 from the IRS. You will need to make sure that the following information is included:
  • Your Social Security number;
  • The exact name shown on your Social Security card;
  • Any different names shown on your W-2;
  • Your complete mailing address;
  • The year(s) for which you need copies;
  • Your daytime telephone number; and
  • The reason for your request.

Unless this is associated with a Social Security matter, you will probable be charged a 30 dollar fee for your request. Make checks or money orders payable to Social Security Administration. The address is:

 

Social Security Administration
Office of Central Operations,
Division of Earnings Records Operations
P.O. Box 33003
Baltimore, MDNNN-NN-NNNN/p>
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