Tax terms for international students
Form 8843 - All international non-resident students have to file this informational document, regardless of employment.
1040 NR / 1040 NR EZ - The basic federal tax form for non-residents.
ITIN - Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, provided to non-residents to use in lieu of a Social Security Number.
F, J, M, Q - The letter codes for international student visas.
IRS - The Internal Revenue Service, the federal tax agency in the US.
Sprintax is a US tax return preparation tool designed primarily to prepare non resident Federal and State tax returns. Sprintax is available for use by foreign students, scholars, teachers, researchers, trainees and all other international education visitors with visa type F, H, J, L, M, and Q immigration status. Sprintax is also available for use by dependants of those on stated visa and programme types.