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‘Extended foster care payments paid under the authority of Title IV – Part E of the Social Security Act are excluded from income for purposes of the calculation of a student's Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and thus not reported on the FAFSA.'
To view the complete letter, click on the 'Extended Foster Care Payments Letter' link below.
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