Verification

Are you up for Financial Aid Verification?

You and/or your parents may be required to provide other documents along with a verification packet. These documents will be required of you and your parents, if you are a dependent student. You may be asked to provide additional documentation such as official tax transcripts, diploma, school transcripts, SNAPS, child support, SSI, SSA, etc. Verification packet may be obtained at www.livelytech.com.

Students (and parents if student is dependent) that did not use the IRS import feature on their FAFSA will be required to provide an official Tax Transcript from the IRS.

Copies of tax filing forms from your tax preparer or copies of W-2s are NOT acceptable

How to obtain your Official Tax Transcript

  1. Request/download your Tax Transcript online at http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Get-Transcript
  2. Call the IRS at 1-844-545-5640 (Press 1 for English and 1 again to speak to a representative) to have your tax transcripts faxed or to make an appointment at your local IRS office. You must be standing by the fax and verify that you have received all pages. Lively fax # 850-487-7430.
  3. Mail or fax Form 4506-T to the IRS at 855-821-0094

Internal Revenue Service, RAIVS Team
Stop 6705 P-G
Kansas City, MO 64999

  • Form 4506-T, 2015 Tax Transcript
    – if you filed taxes and were unable to use the IRS Tax Import Tool to import your tax information.
  • Form 4506-T, 2015 Tax Form W-2, Form 1099 series, Form 1098 series
    – If you worked but did not file taxes.
  • Form 4506-T, 2015 Non-filing Transcript
    – If you did not work.

Tallahassee IRS Location by appointment only

US Internal Revenue Service
1211 Governors Square Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

**See https://fafsa.ed.gov/fotw1718/help/fftoc02k.htm for federal definition of Dependent and Independent.