Here's how to enter your student loan interest. Follow these instructions whether or not you received a 1098-E from your lender:
- Open (continue) your return in TurboTax if you don't already have it open.
- Search for 1098-E (upper- or lower-case, with or without the dash).
- Select the Jump to link in the search results.
- Answer Yes to the question Did you pay any student loans?
- If you land on the Here's your 1098-E info (or Here's what you paid in student loan interest) screen, you can either edit an existing payment or add a new one.
- Follow the onscreen instructions.