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Tax Webinars

We will offer two tax webinars in March to help international students and scholars understand the process of filing taxes.  The webinars can be viewed online from your personal devices.  Links for each webinar will be sent closer to the webinar dates.

General Federal and State Tax Webinar:

Watch 2020 recording here

Topics covered in Webinar 1 (Federal Tax and State Tax)

Students and Scholars learn the basics of U.S. income tax filing including:

  • Filing Requirements (Resident vs. Nonresident)
  • Due Dates, Forms, W-2’S, 1042-S, 1099, 8843, 1098-T
  • Substantial Presence Test Explained
  • Income Tax Treaties Explained—Key Benefits
  • Exempt Individual Explained
  • Types of Income—Foreign Source Income
  • Key Differences between Resident and Nonresident taxes
  • 1040NR vs 1040 NR-EZ. What is the Difference?
  • Live Q&A

State Tax Webinar: Thursday March 26, 2020 4PM - 6PM

Watch 2020 recording here

* There will NOT be a live showing of the webinar at Bechtel this year.  The webinar can be viewed online from your personal devices.

Topic covered in Webinar 2 (California State Tax)

California Form 540NR Income Tax Return Preparation
Live Q&A


Federal and State Tax Workshop for Resident Aliens  

Workshop times can be found on Stanford's Mind Over Money website

This workshop is only for US citizens, permanent residents, and those considered resident aliens for tax purposes. To determine if you are a non-resident or resident alien for tax purposes, please see information here.