This lesson is designed to teach tax preparers how to complete Form 8843, Statement for Exempt Individuals and Individuals with a Medical Condition, for students and scholars you may be assisting. If the taxpayer is not filing a Form 1040-NR, the Form 8843 can be filed as a stand-alone form and should include your site's Site Identification Number (SIDN).
Forms referenced in this lesson include:
You can also refer to the following:
Note: The forms may change after this material becomes available. Screen shots may depict a previous year's version of the forms or software. Publication 4491X, VITA/TCE Training Supplement, will be released in January to notify volunteers of any tax law and software updates.