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Dual-status alien with regards to taxes.

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Dual Status return after abandoning US LPR status

I'm trying to figure out the simplest way to file my last dual status US income tax return. I'm a Finnish citizen and my US status was as follows: H-1B: October 2015 - May 2017 LPR: May 2017 - May ...
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Dual status US federal taxes

I have been working and living in the US from January 14th until October 19th on an L1 visum. Before this I lived in France and for the rest of 2018 (and later) I will be a working and living in ...
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Would I be a resident alien or dual-status alien for tax purposes in 2017?

Background: I came to the US in Aug 2013, to pursue my Master's degree. After graduating in Dec 2014, I worked for a company in Michigan from Feb 2015 to July 2017. Starting from Aug 2017, I have come ...
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US tax: Dual-status alien foreign income

Profile (I'm adding some extra details just in case): I was an international student in Australia from 2012-2016. I spent part of 2015-2016 in the US as a visiting scholar (J-1). I returned to ...
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Last year dual status return: can foreign income be excluded for the resident part?

I will need to file year 2018 with the IRS as a dual status return, because I decided I will give back my green card (probably some day late April, or in May). I have had a new job in a foreign ...
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Is late income from foreign job before becoming a US resident subject to US tax?

I became a US resident (Green Card holder) in the summer of 2012, so the first tax return ever filed with the IRS was a dual status return for 2012. I used to have a job in my country, that I quit ...
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Unsure if I am a resident for tax return purposes in USA

I came to USA during August 2015 on F1 visa and got my OPT on May 2017 until September 30th 2017 after which I am currently on H1b visa. Considering the substantial presence test on the IRS website, ...
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maternity leave - taxable income for U.S. citizen?

I am a dual U.S./Serbian citizen living in Serbia and currently on maternity leave, fully paid by the Serbian government. I cannot find any information on whether I’m supposed to report that as a ...
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US/Irish Citizen Working for a US company while living in UK--Worth it?

First off, i'm sorry if this has already been asked. I've made the decision to move to London with a friend and I need some guidance. I've been interviewing with a few really good companies in London ...
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US tax : Dual status alien taxpayer

I worked in US as a software engineer in H1-B until Feb 2016. My earnings in US during 2016 are until Feb 7 2016. I moved permanently from US to India on Feb 7 2016 after quitting my job(I spent 38 ...
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Dual status tax filing and residency starting day

In example 1 on the IRS website about alien residency examples the IRS arrives at the conclusion that Wei Wu's residency starting day is 01-01-2016 (he passed the substantial presence test on 07-01-...
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Determining resident status for an H1B filling W-4 form

I arrived to US a month ago, on May 1st, because of a new work. I have been told by the company to fill W-4 form in. But, it seems that W-4 form must be filled in differently depending on my current ...
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Do I need to file Federal Tax returns under dual status?

I worked in US from January 2015 to October 2015 on a non-immigrant visa. I moved to Canada in November 2015 on a temporary work permit. Do I need to file my tax return as a non-resident alien for ...
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Tax return status for changing from F1-OPT to H1B

I came to US in 2014 on F1 and started F1-OPT in July, 2015. 3 months later, I started my H1B in October and I'm still single. It's pretty complicated and according to my research, I have these two ...
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Is it possible to be considered a dual status alien even with if you meet substantial presence test?

I moved to the US on January 3rd 2014, and stayed there for most of the year (~273 days). I'm still living in the US. I seem to meet the substantial presence test (right?), but for some reason after ...
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H1B first time file tax

I am h1b and came on 25th of Sep 2014 with wife and child as H4. I will use the "first year choice" and file when meet the substantial presence requirement. I had income from Greece for all 2014. ...