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Man convicted after trying to exploit FAFSA vulnerability

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Louisiana man used Donald Trump's Social Security number to fill out the digital student-aid form, hoping to obtain the president's federal tax information.

FAFSA's data retrieval tool to come back online in time for 2018-19 application cycle

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

The Internal Revenue Service tool was shut down from March after identity thieves used it to steal tax refunds.

Ed Department issues technical guidance for FAFSA tool

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

The IRS Data Retrieval Tool was suspended earlier this year. The tool, updated to include new security features, will be reinstated in time for the next FAFSA cycle.