Other Items Related To Form 8917
Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens
For tax purposes, an alien is an individual who is not a U.S. citizen. Aliens are classified as nonresident aliens and resident aliens. This publication will help to determine an individual's status and gives information needed to file returns.
Publication 970, Tax Benefits for Education
This publication explains tax benefits that may be available to you if you are saving for or paying education costs for yourself or, in many cases, another student who is a member of your immediate family.
Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
Annual income tax return filed by citizens or residents of the United States.
Form 1040A, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return
Annual income tax return filed by citizens and residents of the United States.
Form 1098-T, Tuition Statement
Eligible educational institutions file this form for each student they enroll and for whom a reportable transaction is made. Insurers file this form for each individual to whom they made reimbursements or refunds of qualified tuition and related expenses.
Form 2555, Foreign Earned Income
If you qualify, you can use Form 2555 to figure your foreign earned income exclusion and your housing exclusion or deduction. You cannot exclude or deduct more than your foreign earned income for the year.
Form 4563, Exclusion of Income for Bona Fide Residents of American Samoa
Use this form to figure the amount of income from American Samoa you may exclude from your gross income.
Form 8863, Education Credits (American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning Credits)
Use Form 8863 to figure and claim your education credits, which are based on qualified education expenses paid to an eligible postsecondary educational institution.