IRS’s “Get Transcript Online” Program to Enter Beta Testing Soon

In line with the IRS’s Future State goal of broadening online customer service options, the IRS recently announced that new authentication and access measures for Get Transcript will soon enter beta testing. This announcement comes almost one full year after Get Transcript was taken offline due to reports that the program was compromised by identity thieves. Get Transcript provides taxpayers with online access to tax transcripts. Initially conceived as a quick and