Student Tax Documents

What is the 1098-T form?

The 1098-T form is the Tuition Statement colleges or career schools use to report qualified tuition and related education expenses to students and the IRS. Students or their parents/guardians may be able to claim these expenses as education-related tax credits.

Who should receive a 1098-T Form?

Students who made full or partial out-of-pocket payments for their qualified tuition and related expenses.

2023 1098-T Forms

SPSCC is preparing for the 2023 tax season and will be providing a 1098-T form for eligible students. Please help us by completing the following steps in ctcLink:

  1. Electronically Receive 1098-T: Consent to receive your 1098-T tax document in your ctcLink student account. Follow these instructions >
  2. Update Your Address: Review and/or update your address to ensure you receive your 1098-T form in a timely manner. Follow these instructions >

2022 1098-T Forms are now available to view electronically in your ctcLink account.

If you have not already done so, consent to receive your 1098-T tax document in your ctcLink student account. How-to Article >

Printed forms were mailed in January to students who did not consent to an electronic form before Dec. 31, 2022. 

To request a copy of your 2021 form (or older), submit a written inquiry to with the following information:

  • Student name
  • Student ID number
  • Tax year
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Acknowledge and accept the risk of receiving your 1098-T Form by email

SPSCC Federal Tax ID Number

The Federal Tax ID # for South Puget Sound Community College is 91-1409321.

Student Tax Information on the College website is available for information only. For tax advice, please consult the IRS or a Tax Accountant. For more information or questions, go to the IRS website at