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telefile
« on: January 03, 2006, 10:09:12 PM »
i file every year by telephone, i dont think i get a copy of any 1040s, what do i do?  is anyone else in a similar situation who knows?

Typhoon Longwang

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Re: telefile
« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2006, 08:12:37 AM »
Not an issue this year or ever again:

http://www.irs.gov/efile/article/0,,id=141294,00.html

It looks like you'll be filing 1040EZ, 1040A, or 1040.  Enjoy the paper.

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Re: telefile
« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2006, 08:54:13 AM »
Yeah, I always used telefile, but no more.  Bah.

Back to using webturbotax, I guess!

Re: telefile
« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2006, 03:36:12 PM »
am i right in thinking then that you dont get a 1040 copy or anything, i didnt know if i just misplaced it or something, what do you do just the irs for a cpoy?  do you know if these things the irs calls transcripts are acceptable for this stuff?

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Re: telefile
« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2006, 11:23:30 PM »
You're going to use your 2005 numbers to fill out the FAFSA.  You shouldn't need to get pre-2005 taxes unless the school specifically wants them.