Under certain conditions, students are not eligible to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool, which allows users to link to the IRS Web site and securely transfer IRS tax return information into their FAFSA. If you meet any of these conditions, you will not be presented with the option to link to the IRS.
Select the check boxes that describe your (and if married, your spouse’s) tax filing status, or select None of the Above.
Select My tax filing status is Married Filing Separately if you are married, but you and your spouse filed separate tax returns. (Note: This option displays only if you indicated that you are married.)
Select My tax filing status is Head of Household if you are married, but you or your spouse filed as head of household. (Note: This option displays only if you indicated that you are married.)
Select I filed an amended tax return if you filed an amended tax return.
Select I filed a Puerto Rican or foreign tax return if you filed a tax return in Puerto Rico or a foreign country.
Select I recently filed my taxes if you filed your taxes electronically within the last two weeks, or by mail within the last eleven weeks.
Select None of the above if your tax filing status does not meet any of the other listed conditions.