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CSS Profile Mistake

MetricalMetrical Posts: 372Registered User Member
Hello everyone. Quick question: I submitted my CSS profile for EA and used my 2010 form to estimate the totals and answer the questions on the form. I indicated that we will file the 1040A form, as we did in 2010, but after I made the numerical corrections and sent out the profile to other schools (RD) I realized that we filed the 1040 form this year instead. Will this make a difference providing all the FAFSA and IDOC information is correct? Or do I need to contact my schools?
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Replies to: CSS Profile Mistake

  • crazymomstercrazymomster Posts: 1,872Registered User Senior Member
    I did not see the ability to change that information on the CSS, as we had some new data to submit as well. I don't know the answer to your question, as I know the 1040A means something different than the 1040, so that may impact the FA process.
  • MetricalMetrical Posts: 372Registered User Member
    So would you suggest for me to contact the universities and ask them whether the rest of the financial aid documents I will send would clear up any problems, or if I should submit a whole new CSS profile?
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