This is question **45b** on the paper FAFSA.

The answer to this question may be pre-filled with "Transferred from the IRS."

If the answer to this question is not pre-filled, enter the total amount of your IRA deductions and payments to self-employed SEP, SIMPLE and Keogh and other qualified plans, in 2016.

If you filed (or if married, you and your spouse filed a joint tax return), the IRA/Keogh/SEP/SIMPLE payments can be found on:

IRS Form 1040 – Use Lines: 28 + 32

IRS Form 1040A – Use Line: 17

**If you and your spouse filed separate tax returns**, use the table below to calculate your total IRA/Keogh/SEP/SIMPLE payments.

If you filed a… | …and your spouse filed a… | Then enter the following: |
---|---|---|

1040 | 1040 | Add lines 28 + 32 from both tax returns and enter the total amount |

1040 | 1040A | Add lines 28 + 32 from the 1040 and line 17 from the 1040A and enter the total amount |

1040A | 1040A | Add line 17 from both tax returns and enter the total amount |

1040A | 1040 | Add line 17 from the 1040A and the total of lines 28 + 32 from the 1040 and enter the total amount |

**If you or your spouse will file a federal tax return, but have not yet filed, estimate the amount that will appear in the lines noted in the table above.**

**Note:** The line number references above are from the IRS tax form, **not** from the W-2 form.

Round to the nearest dollar and do not include commas or decimal points.