There are three main places where you can get help:
- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program: every Saturday from 12pm to 5pm (last check-in at 3:45), in Lillis Atrium. Individual assistance is provided. More info here. Sign-up at https://goo.gl/CekoSd
- Division of Global Engagement general presentations: see details below. No individual assistance.
- Professional help: see http://blogs.uoregon.edu/itax/fill-out-form/professional-help/
WARNING: The Division of Global Engagement, as part of a broader service mission, provides advising as an opportunity for international students and scholars at the University of Oregon to obtain general tax information. The University of Oregon cannot provide legal advice to individuals concerning their individual tax liability. The following information is based on the government’s instruction sheets in each tax form and may contain examples that do not necessarily reflect your personal situation. Use the examples as a general guideline: DO NOT COPY. If you have a complicated tax situation, consult professional help.
Below are presentations to help you complete Forms 8843, 1040NR-EZ, and Oregon 40N, step-by-step. These presentations will be shown by Office of International Affairs staff on the following times and places:
March 20, 2019 – 5pm: Lawrence Hall 177
April 3, 2019 – 5pm: Willamette 100
April 12, 2019 – 5pm: Lawrence Hall 177
All presentations will begin promptly at 5pm. No individual assistance will be provided.
Form 8843 – tips for completing this form
Don’t forget to print this form. Then sign it, copy it or make a scan and put in an envelope, go to a post office and, if you calculated a refund, mail it to:
Internal Revenue Service
Austin, TX 73301-0215
Form 1040NR-EZ – tips for completing this form
By the way, you must have a Social Security number or an ITIN to continue. Don’t have one? Click here for information.
Don’t forget to print this form. Then sign it, copy it or make a scan. Then, put in an envelope along with your 8843, W-2 and/or 1042-S, then go to a post office and mail it to:
[getting a refund?] Internal Revenue Service, Austin, TX 73301-0215
[have to pay a tax?] Internal Revenue Service, P.O. Box 1303, Charlotte, NC 28201-1303
Oregon Form 40N – tips for completing this form
Don’t forget to print this form. Then sign it, copy it or make a scan. Then, put in an envelope along with a copy of your 1040NR-EZ, 8843, W-2 and/or 1042-S, then go to a post office and mail it to:
[getting a refund?] REFUND, PO Box 14700, Salem OR 97309-0930
[have to pay a tax?] Oregon Department of Revenue, PO Box 14555, Salem OR 97309-0940