Why do I have to submit a tax return transcript directly from the IRS or use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool on the FAFSA instead of using my personal copy?
Regulations that govern financial aid policy change frequently. Effective 2012-2013, students who are required to submit federal tax return information to complete the review process of verification must request a federal tax return transcript directly from the IRS or can use the IRS Data Retrieval tool on the FAFSA to transfer their tax information directly from the IRS on to the FAFSA.
How do I get a copy of my federal tax return transcript or use the IRS Data Retrieval tool on the FAFSA?
Click here for instructions on how to use the IRS Data retrieval tool on the FAFSA or obtain IRS federal tax return transcripts.
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