Financial Aid Services Center

Federal Tax Return Help is Available

Completing a federal income tax return can be daunting, especially for students trying to figure out whether scholarship and grant money is taxable or tax-free, or whether a tuition and fee expense is a deduction or credit.

For financial aid recipients, errors on your tax return may lead to delays in receiving financial aid assistance. Help is available to accurately complete your federal income tax return. Start with these excellent resources:

2018 Federal Income Tax filing deadline: Tuesday, April 17.

The usual deadline of April 15 falls on a Sunday, and April 16 is Emancipation Day celebrated in Washington D.C.; therefore, the filing deadline is extended to April 17.