Taxes & Social Security Numbers

Understanding taxes and Social Security information can be complicated, and our office can help

Most international students and scholars are expected to complete and submit tax forms with the U.S. government every year. This process is called “filing your tax return.”

Our office hosts free tax workshops each March to help you understand and prepare your federal and state tax returns. 

Find Tax Workshop Dates

How do taxes work in the US? See our explanation »

We can help you learn more about the federal and state tax returns that you will have to file.  Learn more »

Even if you do not work and do not have income, you will need to file Form 8843 each year.   Find out how »

Additionally, the University purchases software that students and scholars may use to prepare their federal income tax returns.  Go directly to the tax software »

Need to apply for a Social Security Number? Learn how »

Need to apply for an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)?  Learn how »