The IRS Data Retrieval Tool allows students and parents to access the IRS tax return information needed to
complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Students and parents may transfer the data
directly into their FAFSA.
If you are eligible to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool, we highly recommend using the tool for several reasons:
It's the easiest way to provide your tax data.
it's the best way of ensuring that you're FAFSA has accurate tax information.
You may not need to provide a copy of your or your parents' tax transcript to Gloucester County
If you do not or are unable to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to provide tax information and Gloucester County
College requests a copy of your tax transcripts or your parents' tax transcripts, you may be required to obtain an
official tax transcript from the IRS.
Note: Once IRS data is transferred, do not change any tax related information on the FAFSA