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ITS Update: Is the Form 1098T email legitimate?

Posted: 13:37:36, Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018   Expiration: 13:37:36, Saturday, Feb 24, 2018  

The ITS Help Desk has had several inquiries regarding an email with Subject: Form 1098T 2016 from UW PLATTEVILLE Available, IMPORTANT TAX RETURN DOCUMENT AVAILABLE from 1098@eforms.uwsa.edu.

This is a legitimate email regarding your tax documents.

Whenever you receive an unexpected message from an individual or organization, it is a good idea to go directly to the alleged source to verify whether the message is legitimate. If you still have questions about this email or the process described within it, you may contact the Cashiers Office (called a Bursar's office on some campuses) at 608.342.1211 or cashieroff@uwplatt.edu.

It is always better to be safe than sorry!  As always, the ITS Help Desk welcomes your inquiries and is happy to help at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.

-- UW Platteville: Deb Meyer

Created: 13:39:24, Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 (by Deb M.)
Updated: 13:39:24, Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 (by Deb M.)