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If you can’t find your copies, the IRS can give you a transcript of the information you need.

You can get your free transcripts immediately online. You can also get them by phone, by mail or by fax within five to 10 days from the time IRS receives your request.

  • To view and print your transcripts online, go to IRS.gov and use the Get Transcript tool.
  • To order by phone, call(###) ###-####and follow the prompts. You can also request your transcript using your smartphone with the IRS2Go mobile phone app.
  • To request an individual tax return transcript by mail or fax, complete Form 4506T-EZ, Short Form Request for Individual Tax Return Transcript. Businesses and individuals who need a tax account transcript should use Form Form 4506-T, Request for Transcript of Tax Return.

If you need a copy of your filed and processed tax return, it will cost $50 for each tax year.

You should complete Form 4506, Request for Copy of Tax Return, to make the request.

Mail it to the IRS address listed on the form for your area. Copies are generally available for the current year and past six years.

You should allow 75 days for delivery.

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