Nonresident Alien Tax Information

Are you a Foreign National Student, Faculty, Staff, Researcher, or Visitor to Arkansas Tech University?

Are you:

If you answered YES to any of these questions, you may be obligated under the regulations of the Internal Revenue Service to pay Federal and/or State taxes!

It is the responsibility of the Administrative Service office to ensure that Arkansas Tech University is in tax compliance with the Internal Revenue Service. It is MANDATORY that you contact the Administrative Services department to determine your U.S tax obligation. Please stop by our office, email,or call to schedule an appointment.

What you need to bring with you:

Failure to provide the requested information may result in withholding of additional taxes, delay in payment of wages and compesation, or rejection of payment requests.

If you are receiving an athletic scholarship you may be subject to tax up to 14% on non-qualified charges such as room and meals. You may be eligible for a tax exemption; however, you MUST stop by my office to make this determination!

The tax obligation for Foreign Nationals can be confusing and complicated. Our office is here to help you. We will do our very best to ease your mind, help you fill out the forms and answer your questions. Please feel free to contact us at anytime for any reason.