Tax Filing Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
Q: How do I get a copy of a prior tax return and W-2?
As long as you filed your tax return with the IRS, you can request a photocopy or computer transcript of the information on your filed return at no charge. If you need an actual copy of the return or W-2, you will need to complete a Form 4506 and pay a $39 fee for the return and related information, like your W-2.
Q: How do I get my Form W-2?
Your employer is required to provide your completed W-2 showing your compensation and tax withholding amounts for the calendar year by January 31. If you do not receive it, contact your employer. Provide your tax specialist with your last pay stub until your W-2 is received.
Q: How quickly can I get my refund?
Waters Tax Services LLC Electronically files (e-files) your return with one of the IRS Direct Deposit Options which is usually received within 15 days. If you prefer that they send a check, it could take up to six weeks.
Q: How do I change the amount withheld from my check for taxes?
Use a Form W-4, Employees' Withholding Allowance Certificate that you may request from your employer.
Q: What happens if I get a tax notice and it is after April 15?
Remember, the accurate preparation of your tax return is your responsibility as the Taxpayer. You will have the opportunity to review your tax return before it is filed with the federal, state governments – if you notice that any information is wrong or missing please notify us immediately so that we may make the necessary corrections. If you get a notice for any tax agency regarding your return we are available yearlong to answer your questions and to handle your tax problems. Call us then fax, mail or email us a copy of the notice