Where can I get an IRS wage and income transcript?
You can get an IRS wage and income transcript online at www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript.
In order to obtain the transcript online you will need to fill out your prior-year Adjusted Gross Income, Social Security number, date of birth, filing status, mailing address, a personal banking account, and a personal phone number with your name on the account. Then select “tax return transcript” and your request will be processed by the IRS.
You can also obtain a wage transcript via mail. To do this , you need your:
- SSN or Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN)
- Date of birth
- Mailing address from your latest tax return
Then, your transcript will be delivered by mail within five to 10 calendar days at address the IRS has on file for you.
What Information Will the Transcript Show?
When you get wage and income transcript access, it will show you all the informational returns the IRS has received for your tax ID, like:
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