IRS Tax Return Request Process Information
If needed, a tax filer can request a transcript, free of charge, of their tax return from the IRS in one of two ways. To avoid delays in requesting an IRS Tax Return Transcript, we strongly recommend and advise you to transfer your tax data into your FAFSA using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool.
Available on the IRS Web site at irs.gov.
|Click “Get Transcript ONLINE”.||Click “Get Transcript by MAIL”.|
Available from the IRS by calling 1-800-908-9946
IRS Tax Return Transcripts requested by telephone cannot be sent directly to a third party by the IRS.
You may also request any transcript type by faxing/mailing Form 4506-T, Request for Transcript of Tax Return as instructed on the form.