Section 5: Income Information
• TAX FILERS:
o If you and/or your parent(s) filed a 2019 Federal Income Tax Return, you either must give the Internal Revenue
Service (IRS) permission to transfer all 2019 tax information directly to the FAFSA through the IRS Data Retrieval
Tool, or submit a 2019 Federal Tax Return Transcript, or signed 2019Federal Tax Return with all applicable
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 there are two parents listed on your FAFSA and they did not file 2019 taxes
jointly, both parents listed on the FAFSA should submit a Tax Return Transcript.
• NON-TAX FILERS:
o If your parent(s) did not file a 2019 Federal Income Tax Return, they are required to submit a Statement of
Non-Filing and all 2019 W2s. To receive a 2019 Statement of Non-Filing, go to https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/
f4506t.pd f and complete Form 4506-T with Box 7 checked. If you are unable to obtain the Statement of Non-Filing,
contact the Financial Aid Office.
o If you (the student) or your parent(s) are not able to locate your 2019 W2s, you can request to receive your
Wage and Income Statement by checking Box 8 on the 4506-T.
2019 Tax Filing Status: Only select one option for each individual Student Parent
1. Has used or plans to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to transfer tax information electronically
on FAFSA, or has plans to submit a copy of their 2019 IRS Federal Tax Return Transcripts
or signed 2019 IRS Federal Return with all applicable schedules.
2. Had income earned from work in 2019 as listed below, but
has not filed and was not required to
file a tax return and already has or plans to submit all 2019 W2's & 1099's.
If this box is selected; 2019 wage information must be completed below.
3. Had no income, will not file, and was not required to file, a 2019 IRS Income Tax Ret
2019 Wage Information (Only Non-Filers
Only complete wage information for each person who selected Option 2 in the previous chart.
2019 Income Earned
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.
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