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ExH and I share custody and expenses; we should share the paperwork, too. Since I'm better organized and ready for this, S will file FAFSA for next year with me as custodial parent. Next year, exH will be better prepared and ready to take his turn.
We are unlikely to qualify for any needs-based aid, but are filing anyway because we'd like spawn to take the unsubsidized Stafford loans as part of his contribution to his college expenses.
Just want some reassurance that it's okay for exH and me to trade off as custodial parents; that's okay, yes?