Best wishes from the ISSS staff!
Just a reminder that April 3rd is a University Holiday and our office will be closed.
As an international student or scholar, it is important to be aware of U.S. income tax obligations and tax filing requirements. U.S. tax laws distinguish between “residents for tax purposes” and “non-residents for tax purposes”. Most newly arrived F-1 students … Continued
The event will be rescheduled. For more information: http://ow.ly/JAeXL
We have posted information regarding tax resources here. An email was sent out to all current international students and scholars at UNC-Chapel Hill regarding a sign up for the Foreign National Tax Resource (FNTR), a tax preparation software. If you … Continued
UPDATE (9:10AM): Classes are canceled and offices will be closed until 8am tomorrow (02/18) For more info: http://www.alertcarolina.unc.edu/go/doc/1395/2463826/Classes-are-canceled-offices-closed-Tuesday-until-8-a-m-Wednesday-Condition-3
Just a reminder that the deadline to submit your application is this coming Monday, Feb. 16th! If you are having difficulties submitting an official transcript, please submit an unofficial transcript along with your application in the drop box.
Reports from the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) have indicated there is a problem issuing driver’s licenses to F-2 and J-2 dependents. The DMV has to send copies of the J-2 and F-2 documents to USCIS for secondary verification which … Continued
There are important changes to the regulations governing J-1 and J-2 Exchange Visitors that you need to know about in order to maintain your immigration status in the United States. The U.S. Department of State (DOS) has published a Final … Continued
Warning: UNC-CH international students have reported receiving threatening telephone calls from individuals claiming to be from either USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) or the IRS (Internal Revenue Service). These calls were scams, fraudulently claiming the student or scholar owed … Continued