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TAP Award Estimator for Independent Students

Instructions: Answer the following questions and click the "Estimate TAP" button. Please note that some answers are prefilled with the most common responses; you can change these as needed. You can print this page, for your own reference, by clicking on your browser's "Print" button. The estimated award is only for full-time undergraduate study at one college or school.

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Estimated Tap Award **

* 2012 NYS Taxable Income - include New York State, Federal and local government pensions received and private pension and annuity amount excluded in 2012.

** The TAP Estimator is a tool to illustrate the current formula for TAP awards. It is not a predictor of your individual award and you should not rely on the Estimator in making your individual financial decisions. The Estimator functions based on the current TAP formula in law. It is subject to change.