Starting October 1, 2016 you will be able to complete your 2017-18 FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov using your 2015 tax year information.The California State deadline is still March 2. Your window of financial aid opportunity is October 1, 2016 through March 2, 2017 to be considered for California Grants.
Check your To Do List in your Student Center on your portal to see if you need to submit any verification documents. Submit your documents by the May 1 priority deadline.
Did We Ask For Income Verification After You Filed Your FAFSA?
New Information as of April 26, 2017: The IRS Data Retrieval Tool is not available and may not be available for several months.
If you are required to provide a 2015 Tax Return Transcript, as per the Department of Education,we can now temporarily accept copies of your 2015 tax return. Please make sure they are signed and include all schedules and W-2s.
If you did NOT file a 2015 Tax Return you can use the Non-filing Tax Return Statement. If you worked during 2015 please provide copies of your W-2s along with the form.
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