The University cannot determine whether you are eligible to claim this tax credit. Please consult your tax advisor or IRS Publication 970 from the IRS website at irs.gov to determine the amount of tax credit, if any, that you may be eligible to claim.
2016 FORM 1098-T WILL BE MAILED AND AVAILABLE ON UIS BY JANUARY 31, 2017.
To view and print your current and/or prior year's 1098-T forms with a detail of the amounts billed (Box #2) and detail of scholarships and grants (Box #5)
- Log into your UIS account
- Click on "Student"
- Click on "Student Account"
- Click on "Tax Notification"
- Enter the year you wish to view
All students should save their tuition and financial aid records for tax purposes. These include cancelled checks, class schedules, and student account summaries.
Please ensure your mailing address is your permanent address and that it is correct. Please log onto UIS and click on "Personal Information" to view and edit your address online.
In order to properly prepare and submit the 1098-T to both the student and the IRS, your correct SSN or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) is required. To add or correct the current SSN or ITIN on file, please download and complete the Form W-9S and return to the Office of Student Financial Services in person with proof of your SSN or ITIN.
Educational Tax Benefits
To promote access to and the affordability of college education, the IRS created a Web site highlighting various tax credits, deductions and savings plans designed to help parents and students pay for college. Please review this beneficial tax information. Other information concerning educational tax credits can be found on the IRS website www.irs.gov, including IRS Publication 970.
If you have questions concerning information provided on the 1098-T form, please contact Margaret "Peggy" Pugh at 718-990-2406, or e-mail your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.