Welcome to the ISSS Income Tax Webcast Access Page!

Please read the following before clicking the link of the title of the webcast you would like to view:

These webcasts are made possible by Binghamton University’s Educational Communications Center, which produced the workshops using Echo360 Capturing System. They are designed for students in F and J status who have been in the U.S. in that status for five years or less (2009 or later) or J scholars/faculty who have been in the United States for two years or less (2012 or later).

You will need “Adobe Flash Player” installed on your computer and a high-speed internet connection to view the workshops. “Dial-up” internet connections will not be successful. If you do not have “Flash Player” on your computer, you can download a free version by going to: http://www.adobe.com/, click on “Get Adobe Flash Player” and follow the instructions.

1. Confused About How to File... Use GLACIER Tax Prep! Running time: 14 minutes 05 seconds
This webcast offers an introduction to GLACIER Tax Prep and explains how to obtain your access code to set up your unique user ID and password.
Be sure to allow time to complete your federal forms using GLACIER Tax Prep! To obtain your GLACIER Tax Prep access code, go to:
http://www2.binghamton.edu/isss/taxes/glacier.html

2. Introduction to US Tax Law Running time: 39 minutes 0 seconds
This webcast provides an overview of US tax law, who is required to file federal income tax forms, the rules of non-resident tax filing and examples of the most common tax forms that BU students and scholars are likely to receive.

3. Who Needs to File New York State Tax Forms? Running time: 18 minutes 37 seconds
This webcast offers information on who is required to file a New York State income tax form. Please view this webcast first before viewing the “How to Complete” webcasts.

4. How to Complete NYS Tax Form IT-203B Running time: 9 minutes 50 seconds
This webcast offers line-by-line instructions for completing form IT-203B. The direct link to Form IT-203B, which is a fillable pdf but cannot be saved, is:
http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/2013/fillin/inc/it203b_2013_fill_in.pdf

5. How to Complete NYS Tax Form IT-203 for 1040NR EZ Filers Running time:49 minutes 10 seconds
This webcast provides line-by-line instructions for completing NYS tax form IT-203 if you have filed a federal form 1040NR EZ. It should be viewed once you have completed your federal forms by using GLACIER TAX PREP. The direct link to Form IT-203, which is a fillable pdf that may be saved, is: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/current_forms/it/it203_fill_in.pdf

Instructions for form IT-203 may be viewed at: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/current_forms/it/it203i.pdf
Please note: the IT-203 Instructions is a 72 page document.

Some pages from the IT-203 Instructions that you might find helpful are:
Pages 57-64 NYS Tax Tables
Page 34 Line 39 New York State Household Credit
Page 36 Sales or Use Tax
Page 39 How to request direct deposit of your tax refund
Page 43 How to assemble and mail your New York State tax forms

6. How to Complete NYS Tax Form IT-203 for 1040NR Filers Running time 53 minutes 50 seconds
This webcast provides line-by-line instructions for completing NYS tax form IT-203 if you have filed a federal form 1040NR. It should be viewed once you have completed your federal forms by using GLACIER TAX PREP. The direct link to Form IT-203, which is a fillable pdf that may be saved, is: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/current_forms/it/it203_fill_in.pdf

Instructions for form IT-203 may be viewed at:
http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/current_forms/it/it203i.pdf

Please note: the IT-203 Instructions is a 72 page document.

Some pages from the IT-203 Instructions that you might find helpful are:
Pages 57-64 NYS Tax Tables
Page 34 Line 39 New York State Household Credit
Page 36 Sales or Use Tax
Page 39 How to request direct deposit of your tax refund
Page 43 How to assemble and mail your New York State tax forms

Last Updated: 8/28/14