It is important to be aware that, as a non-resident in the U.S., you’re legally required to file a tax return if you received U.S. income during 2021 bytheMonday, April 18, 2022 deadline.
And even if you didn’t work or receive income in the US, you’re still required to file a Form 8843 with the IRS.
Madison College has arranged FREE* access to Sprintax for you. Please use Code: 21MDC25F when you create your account. Sprintax will guide you through the tax preparation process, arrange the necessary documents and check if you’re due a tax refund.
Sprintax was used by over 170,000 international students, scholars and non-residents last year, and the average Federal refund received by eligible students was over $1,185.
Sprintax has an upcoming webinar focused on OPT/CPT participants. Topics covered will include residency for tax purposes, tax liabilities when on OPT/CPT and pre-employment tax forms when on OPT/CPT. The Sprintax team will also provide an overview of Sprintax Forms which can be used to prepare your pre OPT/CPT employment tax documents. See below for session dates:
Sprintax Nonresident Tax Overview for OPT/CPT (E/N) on April 7, 2022 12:00 PM EDT – Register Here