The Internal Revenue Service has begun accepting electronic signatures on requests for tax transcripts.

The IRS began accepting e-signatures Monday on Form 4506-T, the Request for Transcript of Tax Return. The move is expected to expedite processing of important IRS forms for commerce, including tax transcripts for income verification which will help accelerate business for banks, credit unions, mortgage brokers, credit card companies and other lending institutions. DocuSign will make it easier, faster and more convenient for citizens and businesses alike to secure loans.

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