What You Should Know
The tax department can be a resource for information about University-related tax issues. Please note that the tax department does not offer personal tax advice, nor does information on this website represent tax advice. For personal income tax questions, you are encouraged to seek professional tax advice.
Princeton University is a tax exempt organization, and must report financial information to the Internal Revenue Service each year on Forms 990 and 990-T. The University also reports information about the compensation it pays to others — faculty, staff, students, businesses, and independent contractors on IRS forms including W-2, 1042-S, 1099, 1098-T, and 1098-E.