Home / 2024-2025 Verification Worksheet Dependent Students

It takes a minimum of 5 to 10 days for all Verification forms and documentations to be reviewed.

A. Student's Information

Student Name(Required)
Address(Required)
Date of Birth(Required)

B. Student’s Family Information

List ALL the people in your parent(s)’ household include:

  • Yourself and your parent(s) (including a stepparent) even if you don’t live with your parent(s).
  • The student siblings even if they don’t live with your parents because of college enrollment and will receive more than half of their support from your parents and will continue to receive more than half their support from the student’s parents during the award year 2024-2025 and
  • Other persons if they live with your parent(s) and they receive more than half of their support from the student’s parents and will continue to receive more than half of their support from the student’s parents during the award year 2024- 2025.

The provided criteria for “dependent children” or “other persons” align with the requirements that family size align with whom the parent could claim as a dependent on a US Federal Tax Return if the parent were to file a US Federal Tax Return at the time of completing the 2024-2025 FAFSA. As a result, the parent can not include any unborn children in the family size. If parents claim a person who is not their biological child, they must provide court documentation show the have legal custody of that person.

List People (Including yourself)
First and Last Name
Age
Relationship to Student
 

C. Student’s Tax Forms and Income Information

INSTRUCTIONS: Below apply to each parent included in the household. Notify the financial aid office if the parents’ filed separate IRS income Tax Returns for 2022 or had a change in marital status after December 31, 2022. . As part of federal student aid eligibility, parents will be required to consent and approve sharing and importing income and tax information form the IRS to the FAFSA form, even if the attempt to obtain or use such data is ineffective. In other words, if the parents filed separate 2022 IRS income tax returns, both must provide consent and approval to share and import income and tax information from the IRS. In most cases, no further documentation is needed to verify 2022 income that was importred into the student’s FAFSA using income and tax information directly from the IRS.

If 2022 income tax return information for the parents was not available or could not be used, the parents should provide Bluefield State University with a 2022 IRS Tax Return Transcript(s) or signed copy of the 2022 Federal Income Tax Return, 2022 W-2 Form(s) and applicable schedules.

1. Check the item below that applies:(Required)

D. Parent’s Tax Forms and Income Information

Note: If two parents were reported in Section B of this worksheet, the instructions and certifications below refer and apply to both parents.
1. Check the item below that applies:

IF required to submit signed copy of 2022 IRS Tax Return, all schedules and W-2 Form(s), verification cannot be completed until required documentation has been submitted.

Certification and Signature

Each person signing this worksheet certifies that all of the information reported on it is complete and correct. The student and one parent must sign.