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For a while I've been working and living in USA (and paying taxes of course) as a L1 visa holder. In February 2017 - I've left the job (so L1-based work permission is invalidated), left the country after I've declared my taxes for 2016.

My question would be - should I somehow file my tax declaration again, basically for January'17 and literally for a couple of days in February?

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    I'm pretty sure you would ...... get all the money back, right? So probably yeah! – Fattie Jan 4 '18 at 16:17
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There is no such thing as a tax declaration in US tax law; the declaration is part of the tax return which you need to file for the income that you earned in January and February of 2017 -- this income tax return for 2017 is due by mid-April 2018. It might be that you are not required to file the income tax return at all if your income is small enough, though I am not sure if this rule applies to non-residents on L-1 visas. But, given that you worked for only thirty days, you may well be entitled to a refund of withheld income tax because too much was withheld, and you must file a tax return to claim the refund even though you are not required to file a tax return on the grounds of low income; you don't automatically get a refund of over-withheld tax.

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