Form 8843, Statement for Exempt Individuals and Individuals With a Medical Condition
If you are an alien individual, file this form to explain the basis of your claim that you can exclude days of presence in the United States for purposes of the substantial presence test because you:
- Were an exempt individual, or
- Were unable to leave the United States because of a medical condition or medical problem.
Other Items You May Find Useful:
Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens
Form 1040NR, U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return
Form 1040NR-EZ, U.S. Income Tax Return for Certain Nonresident Aliens With No Dependents
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