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How do I get my tax files for the last 3 years? I have not filed in three years.

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I want to know where I stand with the irs so I can catch up with filing my taxes for the past three years

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Tax Professional: Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS replied 5 months ago
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Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS
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Hi. My name’s Lane …

I hold a law degree (J.D.), with concentration in Tax Law, Estate law & Corporate law, an MBA in finance, a BBA, and CFP & CRPS (Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist) designations, as well - I’ve been providing financial, Social Security/Medicare, estate, corporate, non-profit, and tax advice, to clients on three continents, since 1986.

Bear with me a moment while I type up my response. Then if you have further questions we can go from there.

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Tax Professional: Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS replied 5 months ago

First, of course any tax pro can do this for you (H&R Block, etc) .

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But if you want to do this yourself, here's where you can get prior years versions of Turbotax:

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https://turbotax.intuit.com/personal-taxes/past-years-products/

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There are also several web sites where you can do this.

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https://www.freetaxusa.com/prior_year.jsp

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https://www.priortax.com/default.aspx

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Tax Professional: Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS replied 5 months ago

What you can do to see what's been reported as income by employers and others is go here: https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript OR use this form ... https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript ... be sure to ask for the wage and income transcript OR even a MORE exhaustive type of transcript is the tax ACCOUNT transcript.

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Tax Professional: Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS replied 5 months ago

Please let me know if you have ANY questions at all, before rating me.

If this has helped, and you DON’T have other questions … I'd appreciate a positive rating, using the stars on your screen, and then clicking “submit"– That’s the only way I’ll be credited for the work.

But again, if you need more on this, or if I've not understood your question correctly, please let me know.

Lane

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Tax Professional: Lane, JD, CFP, MBA, CRPS replied 5 months ago

Hi, Lane here.

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I’m just checking back in to see how things are going.

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Did my answer help?

Please let me know if you have ANY questions at all, before rating me.

If this has helped, and you DON’T have other questions … I'd appreciate a positive rating, using the stars on your screen, and then clicking “submit"– That’s the only way I’ll be credited for the work.

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