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2017 International Education Week photo contest winners announced

The Office of International Programs celebrated this year's International Education Week with its annual photo contest, asking students to share their experiences abroad through photos. After receiving a few dozen submissions, we opened up the voting to all international students and faculty as...

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Tax Treaties

Any payment made to an NRA is reportable income to the IRS and subject to 30% federal tax withholding unless exempted by a tax treaty. The U.S. currently has 53 tax treaties that cover the payment of honorariums.


To claim a treaty an NRA must file a Form 8233 with the UTSA Payroll Services before receiving a payment (10 days prior). The NRA must also have a Social Security Number or an ITIN to claim the treaty benefits.

 

  • The NRA will need to bring the following: Passport, I-94 or IAP-66, Social Security Number card or ITIN card.
  • For additional information, please contact the Payroll Office.