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NOVA international student advisors are not tax specialists and are unable to provide you with tax advice. We recommend that students check all information with IRS resources or an accountant. 

Taxes are complicated even for U.S. citizens and the tax laws change yearly. If you have questions about your taxes please seek professional assistance.

Free Tax Services:

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA)
The VITA Program offers free tax help. Certified volunteers help prepare basic tax returns in communities across the country. VITA sites are generally located at community and neighborhood centers, libraries, schools, shopping malls, and other convenient locations. To locate the nearest VITA site, call 1-800-906-9887 or visit their website. Please note, VITA volunteers may not have special training in nonresident tax issues.

IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers
The IRS offers online e-file services and a list of authorized companies to assist you with filing your taxes online.