Can I file a 1098-T from the previous year on the current year's tax return?

Can I file a 1098-T from the previous year on the current year's tax return?

Feb 27, 2018
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Can I file a 1098-T form from 2016 on this year's filing?

No. The 1098-T shows the amount of tuition paid during the year. You can only get a credit this year for what you paid in 2017.

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Answered by: David A. Caplan, CPA, is a sole practitioner in Lafayette Hill, Pa.

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