Tax Information Guide

 

I. Help with Your Income Tax Forms
  1. Introduction to U.S. Income Tax Regulations
  2. Help With Completing Your Tax Foms
  3. Information for Tax Residents
  4. Tax Differences Between Residents & Non-Residents
   
II. Income Tax Basics
  1. Watch Out for Fake IRS E-Mails
  2. What's New for Tax Year 2010
  3. What International Students Should Know About U.S. Tax Income Law
  4. Consequences for Not Filing Tax Forms
  5. How To Obtain Income Tax Forms
  6. Assembling & Mailing Income Tax Forms
  7. Obtaining an Extension Of The Deadline for Filing IncomeTax Forms
  8. Social Security (FICA) & Medicare Witholding
  9. Savings & Investments
  10. Income Tax Benefits for Spouses & Dependents
  11. Income Tax Refunds
   
III. Tax Forms
  1. Should I File Form 1040NR or Form 1040NR-EZ?
  2. Line by line Comparison of Forms 1040NR-EZ & 1040NR
  3. Instructions for Completing Form 1040NR-EZ
  4. Form 8843
  5. Academic Information for Form 8843
  6. Form W-2, Form 1042-S, Income Tax Witholding
  7. Form 1099-MISC
  8. Form 1098-T
  9. Tax Payer Identification Numbers (ITIN) - Form W-7
  10. How to File an Amended Tax Return - Form 1040X
  11. Form W-8 BEN
  12. Completing Forms I-9, W-4 and IT-2014
   
IV. Tax Treaties
  1. Tax Treaties
  2. Tax Treaties Based on U.S. Salaries or Wages
  3. Tax Treaties Based on a U.S.-Sourced Scholarship or Fellowship
  4. The U.S. Tax Treaty with India
   
V. Tax Tips & Links
  1. Income Tax Tips for International Students
  2. Frequently Asked Tax Questions
  3. Common Mistakes International Students Make When Reporting Income
  4. Income Tax Links
  5. How to Request a Copy of a Previous Year's Income Tax Form