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Tax Information for International Students

Each year, if you earned an income, you will need to file U.S. government tax forms.

Taxes are reported by April 15 each year for the 12-month period beginning January 1 and ending December 31 in the previous year.

You may have to file Form 1040-NR or 1040NR-EZ and the tax form 8843. If you did not earn an income you must still file tax form 8843.

Please note that the Office of International Programs CANNOT give advice on submitting tax forms. If you have questions regarding taxes, please consult a qualified tax professional.

If you have income: Tax Form 1040-NR or 1040 NR-EZ AND Tax Form 8843
If you do not have income:Tax Form 8843