Section 5: Income Information
• TAX FILERS:
o If you and your spouse filed a 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, you must either give the Internal Revenue Service
(IRS) permission to transfer all 2017 tax information directly to the FAFSA through the IRS Data Retrieval Tool, or
submit a 2017 Federal Tax Return Transcript, or signed 2017 Federal Tax Return.
o To obtain an IRS Federal Tax Return Transcript, you may go to https://www.irs.gov/individuals/get- transcript and
click on “Get a Transcript Online” or “Get a Transcript by Mail” or call 1-800-908-9946. Be sure to order the IRS Tax
“Return” Transcript. If you and your spouse did not file 2017 taxes jointly, both you and your spouse should
submit a Tax Return Transcript.
• NON-TAX FILERS:
o If you and/or your spouse did not file a 2017 Federal Income Tax Return, you are required to submit a
Statement of Non-Filing and all 2017 W2s. To receive a 2017 Statement of Non-Filing, go to https://www.irs.gov/
pub/irs- pdf/f4506t.pdf and complete Form 4506-T with Box 7 checked. If you are unable to obtain a Statement of
Non-Filing, please contact the Financial Aid Office.
o If you (the student) or your spouse are not able to locate your 2017 W2s, you can request to receive your Wage
and Income Statement by checking Box 8 on the 4506-T.
2017 Tax Filing Status: Only select one option for each individual
1. Has used or plans to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to transfer tax information
electronically on FAFSA.
2. Has or plans to submit a copy of their 2017 IRS Federal Tax Return
Transcript or signed 2017 IRS Federal Tax Return.
3. Has not filed, was not required to file, and had no income earned from work in
4. Has not filed, was not required to file, but had incomeearned from work in
2017 as listed below, and already has or plans to submit all 2017 W2’s. If this
box is selected, wage information must be completed below.
2017 Wage Information (Only Non-Filers)
Only complete wage information for each person who selected Option 4 in the previous chart.
If more space is needed, attach a separate page with student’s name and student ID number.
By signing this document, I certify that the information is complete, true and accurate. I understand that purposely
providing false or misleading information could result in criminal prosecution, a prison sentence, and/or a fine
pursuant to U.S. Criminal Code and Colorado Criminal Code.
Student Signature: Date: