Accessing The IRS Tax Return Transcript Online
If students or parents are not eligible to utilize the IRS Data Retrieval tool then a copies of Tax Return Transcripts are needed in order for your verification to be completed. Transcripts can be accessed online.
Your personal information will be needed to order a Tax Return Transcript. You will need your SSN, Date of Birth and address used at the time you filed your taxes.
When requesting Tax Return Transcripts do not use the option to forward transcripts to a third party. We will not be able to match the transcript to the student's file.
How to Access IRS Tax Return Transcript(s) Online:
- Go to http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript .
- Click on "Get Transcript by Mail".
- Sign In if you have an account or Sign Up to create or reactivate your account.
- Follow the steps on the IRS website for access specifically to TAX RETURN TRANSCRIPT.
NOTE: If you are having issues accessing information, contact the IRS at (800)908-9946. Tax filers who are not able to request a Tax Return Transcript specifically due to "Identity Theft", contact the IRS toll-free number at (800)908-4490.