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angeliaclark11
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I need to download my w-2's from 2018. How do I do that? The site should have copies of them since all my filing was done on it and I had to look it up or scan it.

 
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DoninGA
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I need to download my w-2's from 2018. How do I do that? The site should have copies of them since all my filing was done on it and I had to look it up or scan it.

TurboTax does not have a copy of the W-2 or Form 1099. It would have W-2 and Form 1099 worksheets that included the tax data from the forms that were entered. The worksheets would be included in the PDF of the tax return in the tax year the return was completed.

Copies of a Form 1099 would have to obtained from the issuer of the form.

 

The 2018 worksheets will be included in the 2018 PDF of your tax return after the 2019 online editions become available in December of 2019.

To access your current or prior year online tax returns sign onto the TurboTax website with the userID you used to create the account - https://myturbotax.intuit.com/

Scroll down to the bottom of the screen and on the section Your tax returns & documents click on Show. Click on the Year and Click on Download/print return (PDF)

 

If you cannot obtain the W-2 from your employer, then for a fee you can get a complete copy of a W-2 from the Social Security Administration - https://faq.ssa.gov/en-us/Topic/article/KA-02501

You can get a free Wage and Income transcript from the IRS - https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get-transcript

For a fee of $50 you can get a complete federal tax return to include copies of W-2's, if you mailed the tax return and included a paper W-2, from the IRS by completing Form 4506 - http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f4506.pdf

See this IRS Tax Topic - http://www.irs.gov/taxtopics/tc159.html

joepapa26
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I need to download my w-2's from 2018. How do I do that? The site should have copies of them since all my filing was done on it and I had to look it up or scan it.

i want my 2019 tax 

DoninGA
Level 15

I need to download my w-2's from 2018. How do I do that? The site should have copies of them since all my filing was done on it and I had to look it up or scan it.


@joepapa26 wrote:

i want my 2019 tax 


You have tagged onto a post that was requesting 2018 W-2's.

 

What exactly do you need concerning a 2019 tax return?

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