Where can I get my 1040A form?
This information can be obtained free of charge by visiting any IRS office or by calling 1-800-829-1040.
Do I use 1040 or 1040A?
The simplest IRS form is the Form 1040EZ. The 1040A covers several additional items not addressed by the EZ. And finally, the IRS Form 1040 should be used when itemizing deductions and reporting more complex investments and other income.
Does form 1040A still exist?
For tax years beginning 2018 (the tax return you submit in 2019), the 1040A and EZ forms are no longer available. They have been replaced with new 1040 and 1040-SR forms. For those who are filing prior year returns, you can continue to use form 1040A or EZ for tax years through 2017.
How do I request a 1040 from the IRS?
To order by phone, call 800-908-9946 and follow the prompts in the recorded message. To request a 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ tax return transcript through the mail, complete IRS Form 4506T-EZ, Short Form Request for Individual Tax Return Transcript.
Who should use 1040A?
Per the IRS, you should file using form 1040A if the following applies to your situation: Your taxable income is less than $100,000. You don’t itemize deductions.
Is form 1040EZ still used?
Form 1040EZ is no longer used, but Form 1040 and Form 1040-SR are important for taxpayers to be familiar with. Here’s a guide to what is on these forms and what has changed from previous tax years. In the past, if you had a simple tax return to prepare, you likely filed your return with IRS Form 1040EZ.
How do I get a copy of an old tax return from the IRS?
To get a transcript, taxpayers can:
- Order online. They can use the Get Transcript tool on IRS.gov.
- Order by mail. Taxpayers can use Get Transcript by Mail or call 800-908-9946 to order a tax return transcripts and tax account transcripts.
- Complete and send either 4506-T or 4506T-EZ to the IRS.