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I worked for a company for three and half months in 2016. They took taxes from my wages, but have not given me a W2 even though I have asked them for it consistently. This has prevented from filing my 2016 taxes. What do I do

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I presently unemployed and my tax return payment will greatly help

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  1. Contact the IRS If you did not receive your W-2 by February 14th, contact the IRS for assistance at(###) ###-#### When you call, you must provide your name, address, city and state, including zip code, Social Security number, phone number and have the following information:
    • Employer’s name, address, city and state, including zip code and phone number
    • Dates of employment
    • An estimate of the wages you earned, the federal income tax withheld, and when you worked for that employer during 2016. The estimate should be based on year-to-date information from your final pay stub or leave-and-earnings statement, if possible.
  2. File your return. Because you have not received your Form W-2 by the due date, and have requested same form employer, you may use Form 4852, Substitute for Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement. Attach Form 4852 to the return, estimating income and withholding taxes as accurately as possible. There may be a delay in any refund due while the information is verified.
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