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How Can I Get  My W2 Form Online?

Employers are obligated to send out W-2 Forms by January 31st, or the next business day if it falls on the weekend or a public holiday.

But that doesn’t mean you have to receive it by that date. This can be highly frustrating if you just want to file your taxes and get the whole process over and done with.

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That’s why services like H&R Block’s W-2 Finder were created. You can get an electronic copy through H&R Block free of charge, so that you can get started on your taxes as early as possible.

You’ll no longer have to wait for the mail or an employer who sends out W-2 forms at the last possible moment.

So, here’s how you can get your W-2 Form early.

How Can I Get My W-2 Form Right Now?

You can use the H&R Block W2 finder to search for your employer’s name, or their Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN). Then, select it from the list that comes up.

Once you select your employer, you’ll be given a set of instructions to follow. Go through all the steps, and H&R Block will import you W-2 Form so you can start filing your taxes right away.

If your W-2 isn’t yet available, you can opt to have H&R Block send an email to you when it is.

What if I Can’t Find My W-2?

It’s easy to make a search of the H&R Block database to find out where your W-2 is. But if you see your employer listed and your W-2 isn’t there yet, don’t panic.

The database is updated on a weekly basis. It’s also highly recommended you visit H&R Block and sign-up so you can get an alert when it becomes available.

How to File Taxes Online Using H&R Block

When you file with H&R Block Online they will search over 350 tax deductions and credits to find every tax break you qualify for so you get your maximum refund, guaranteed.