1098-T FAQs

    General Questions

  1. 1.  What is Form 1098-T?
  2. 2.  Will I receive Form 1098-T?
  3. 3.  What should I do with my Form 1098-T?
  4. 4.  How can I get a copy of my Form 1098-T for a prior year?
  5. 5.  Where can I go for help in understanding my Form 1098-T?
  6. 6.  Will my parents receive a copy of Form 1098-T?
  7. 7.  Will Boise State send a copy of my Form 1098-T to the federal government or the State of Idaho?
  8. 8.  I took a continuing education course from Boise State this year. Why didn't I get a 1098T?
  9. Account-Related Questions

  10. 1.  Why is box 1 blank?
  11. 2.  Why does Boise State report on a calendar year instead of a school year?
  12. 3.  I attended Boise State University Spring 2014, but some or all of those amounts are missing from my Form 1098-T. Why?
  13. 4.  I am attending Boise State University Spring 2015, but some or all of those amounts are missing from my Form 1098-T. Why?
  14. 5.  How do I get details on what is included in each Box on my 1098-T form?
  15. 6.  Does my Form 1098-T tell me everything I need to know for tax purposes?
  16. 7.  Are Parent PLUS loans or other loans reported on my Form 1098-T?
  17. Online 1098-T Access

  18. 1.  How do I get Online 1098-T Access?
  19. 2.  If I signed up last year for Online 1098-T Access, will I need to do so again this year?
  20. 3.  When will my Form 1098-T be available?
  21. 4.  Do I need any additional software to view my Form 1098-T?
  22. 5.  Will I still get a paper Form 1098-T?
  23. 6.  If I lose my paper Form 1098-T, how can I get a duplicate copy?
  24. Foreign Students

  25. 1.  Do I need a Form 1098-T?
  26. 2.  How do I know whether I am a US person or a nonresident alien for tax purposes?
  27. 3.  I am a nonresident alien for tax purposes. Is there a different tax form I should receive?
  28. 4.  Can I still receive Form 1098-T even if I am a nonresident alien?
  29. 5.  Is there a deadline to request a Form 1098-T if I need one?

  30. For any other questions, email bsu1098t@boisestate.edu