Publication 4011: Foreign Student and Scholar Volunteer Resource Guide (2023)

Publication 4011, also known as the "Foreign Student and Scholar Volunteer Resource Guide," is your essential companion. This comprehensive guide equips you with the knowledge and resources to understand your tax obligations and file your returns accurately.

What's Inside Publication 4011 Guide?

A. Understanding Your Tax Status: Identify whether you're a resident alien for tax purposes, impacting your filing requirements and potential deductions.

B. Tax Treaty Benefits: Learn how tax treaties between your home country and the US can reduce your tax burden.

C. Common Tax Forms: Understand forms like Form 1040-NR, Form 8843, and Form 13614-NR, used for nonresident alien tax returns.

D. Claiming Deductions and Credits: Explore potential deductions and credits available to you, such as the standard deduction and education credits.

E. Reporting Income: Understand what income sources are taxable in the US, including scholarships, stipends, and wages.

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