To download the IRS tax forms for the current year, use the search portal available on the IRS website, locate the form you wish to download, and click on the hyperlink to open and download the form, the IRS explains. Current-year forms as well as past-year forms are available for download.
On the website, choose the Forms & Pubs tab in the top menu which takes you to a new screen, as noted by the IRS. There are three links: Current Forms and Pubs, Prior Year Forms and Pubs, and Accessible Forms and Pubs. The Prior Year Forms & Pubs section allows you quick access to the most commonly requested forms and publications. If you cannot find the form you need, look in the Current Forms & Pubs section. This listing includes a full list of every document available for the current tax year, and you can search the list to find your form. If you are unsure of the tax number, you can type in key words to help locate the form.
The Accessible Forms Pubs section is for taxpayers who are visually impaired or need to use assistive technology to access the website, explains the IRS. To download and print the forms, choose the hyperlink next to the document you want, and you can choose to save the form or print.