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The Tax Guidance for Nonresident Aliens website is a resource for foreign nationals—including students, scholars, employees, and suppliers—receiving payments from MIT. The website also includes information to assist in fulfilling U.S. and state tax compliance obligations.

The menu at left features a complete list of topics covered on this site, as well as a curated list of topics based on your affiliation with MIT.

Tax Workshops for tax year 2021 were held on March 1, 2022.

Tax Workshop for Nonresident International Students
Generally, International Students in the U.S. 5 years or less

Recorded live: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time

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Tax Workshop for U.S. Citizens and Resident Students and Scholars
International Students in the U.S. more than 5 years; International Scholars more than 2 years; U.S. Legal Permanent Residents

Recorded live: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Eastern Standard Time

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Update: March 2, 2022

The federal income tax filing due date for individuals for tax year 2021 is Monday, April 18, 2022

The deadline for the Massachusetts individual state income tax return filing is Tuesday, April 19, 2022. Please consult state tax agency websites for information on filing deadlines in states other than Massachusetts.

 

The FAQ for Tax Filing is updated for tax year 2021.

 

The content in this website is provided for informational purposes only. MIT does not offer legal, accounting, or tax advice and services. This information should not be used as a substitute for consultation with a professional accounting, tax, or legal advisor. MIT recommends that students consult a tax advisor for individual tax advice.