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Complimentary Software is Now Available for Filing 2016 Non-Resident Income Tax Returns

The ISSS Office is once again making available to Florida Tech international students and scholars free web-based tax preparation software for use in preparing 2016 non-resident income tax documents.

The GLACIER Tax Prep program is an online service that helps to prepare federal tax forms:

  • IRS Form 1040NR/1040NR-EZ – this form is required for all international visa holders who received income and/or had a taxable scholarship during the year 2016
  • IRS Form 8843 – this form is required for ALL international visa holders and their dependents

 Access GLACIER Prep through this link.  You will need a valid tracks account. If you were in F-1, J-1, or M-1 status during 2016 but no longer have TRACKS access, please contact Jackie Lingner to request an ID and password to access GLACIER Tax Prep.

Filing Deadlines:

  • If filing Forms 1040NR/1040NR E-Z AND Form 8843: April 18, 2017
  • If filing ONLY Form 8843: June 15, 2018

DISCLAIMER: The ISSS Office is not able to provide tax advice/information. If you require help beyond that which is provided by GLACIER, please consult a seasoned tax professional.

http://www.fit.edu/isss/taxinformation.php

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