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The Internal Revenue Services does not allow NRAs to file his/her tax return electronically..
Forms must be mailed by filing deadline.

What Form Form Name Who When to File (filing deadline) What You Need
Form 1040NR U. S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return Nonresident Alien With income

(including taxable scholarship)

April 15th

June 15th
(for those
with taxable scholarships & no earned income)

E-filing is not an option

Form W-2
Form 1042-S
Form 1099
Form 1040NR-EZ U. S. Income Tax Return for Certain Nonresident Aliens With No Dependents
Form 1040 U. S. Individual Tax Return Resident Alien With income April 15th Form W-2
Form 1098-T
Form 1099
Form 1040-EZ Income Tax Return for Single & Joint Filers With No Dependents
Form 1040X Amended U. S. Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident Aliens & Resident Aliens Within 3 years after the date original return was filed Copy of original tax return
Form 4868 Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U. S. Federal Tax Return* Nonresident Aliens and Resident Aliens With Income April 15th *You will owe interest on any tax not paid by April 15th.
Form 8833 Treaty-Based Return Position Disclosure Under Section 6114 or 7701(b) Nonresident Aliens who qualify for tax treaty benefit and did not complete Form 8233 for tax withholding exemption during the tax year. April 15th –
if income earned
Publication 901 U.S. Tax Treaties
Form 8843 Statement for Exempt Individuals

Nonresident Aliens who are:

Students under F, J, M or Q visa

Teacher/trainer under J or Q visa

Other categories applicable to Form 8843 – see IRS website for more information

April 15th –
If income earned

June 15th –
If no income earned
University contact information

Immigration documents

If you do not have a U. S. tax ID number, leave that box blank on the form.


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