Taxpayers who need to get a tax transcript should first visit IRS.gov
Taxpayers might need a tax transcript for many reasons, like applying for a mortgage or a student loan. The Let Us Help Youpage on IRS.gov will help taxpayers understand tax transcripts. This page has links to information that will help taxpayers learn about the different types of transcripts and the process of how to get one.
Taxpayers can visit the Q&A page for specific questions about the Get Transcript Online service. They'll find FAQs about getting a transcript both online and by mail.
However, taxpayers might not need a full transcript. If they only need to find out how much they owe or verify payments they made within the last 18 months, they can visit the view your tax account page.