Get Help Filing a Non-Resident Return

International Student & Scholar Services is able to provide tax filing assistance for nonresident aliens for tax purposes. We can help:

  • Understand the tax filing instructions
  • Prepare and print your own federal tax returns through GLACIER Tax Prep
  • Answer general questions regarding nonresident taxes

Get Help Filing Your Taxes

Texas Global staff members who have been trained to serve as IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) volunteers provide assistance during the tax season. Staff can review the tax forms that you have already completed or answer questions that prevent you from completing your tax return.

The tax filing deadline for 2020 tax returns has been extended to May 17, 2021. This tax season we are not able to provide individual appointments to assist you with tax filing Please use Glacier Tax Prep to prepare your non-resident taxes. Email intltax@austin.utexas.edu for assistance.

Tax Forms Commonly Used by International Students & Scholars

Amended/Prior Year Tax Appointments

Texas Global and Volunteer Tax assistance are unable to assist with Amended Taxes and have limited support for Prior Year Tax Returns.

Nonresident aliens for tax purposes who have failed to file a prior year tax return may have options on GLACIER Tax Prep. You will be able to access blank tax forms to fill out on your own or purchase access to GLACIER Tax Prep prior year software to help fill out the forms.

For amended taxes, contact intltax@austin.utexas.edu for suggestions on resources to assist you.

For additional questions, please contact intltax@austin.utexas.edu. Keep in mind that it may take 24 to 72 hours to get a response during the busy tax season.