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My sister-in-law is graduating this year and has been accpeted to a school in Atlanta. Her financial aid package arrive a few days ago and I was suprised to see she had recieved the maximum amount of assisitance. I was suprised because my mother-in-law owns a $300,000 home and two brand new cars outright. She and my sister-in-law recieve Social Security and a sizeable annuity from her late husband's estate. When I asked about it (politely of course) my mother-in-law told me that she just didn't include information about their assets and that she hadn't filed taxes since her husband passed away to avoid estate tax so she just marked the box for not filing a tax return on the FAFSA. She did include her social security, but I am unclear about the annuity. I don't want to ruin things for my sister-in-law, but I feel that it would be better to report this now than to let her wait until three years down the road and have all of this "discovered". I tried to convince my MIL to file a correction on her current FAFSA, but she is determined not to. I feel that the only thing I can do is report it. I looked at the FAFSA website and coannot find any contact information for this sort of thing. Any ideas, comments?