FAFSA4caster asks questions about you, as well as your parents if you are a dependent student. You may be able to answer most of the questions easily, but some of the questions may ask you to reference your personal records.
For each item you should use the most current information.
- Your Federal tax information or tax returns, including W-2 information, for yourself, for your spouse if you are married, and for your parents if you are a dependent student.
- Information on savings, investments, and business and farm assets for yourself (and for your parents if you are a dependent student).
You should answer all the questions on FAFSA4caster, even if you have to estimate or guess. You can update your answers at any time to get a more accurate picture of your eligibility for federal student aid.