CSU is committed to provide services that will assist you in earning your degree while maximizing your Cleveland State experience. During the Tax Filing Season, the Center for International Services and Programs (CISP) will provide CSU international students and exchange visitors access to a software – Sprintax – that will help complete tax forms and prepare your federal tax returns. This service is specific to needs of International Students and Exchange Visitors.
To purchase a Sprintax password to access their services: click here!
For more information visit: http://www.irs.gov
International Tax Questions Philadelphia (Tel ) (215) 516-2000
International Tax questions Philadelphia (Fax) (215) 516-2555
- Publication 901 For important information regarding U.S. Tax Treaties visit:
- Publication 519 For important information regarding U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens visit:
- Form 1040NR U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return (PDF):
- Ohio Department of Taxation Website:
- USCIS Website:
Tax Payer Assistance
IRS assistance is available to help you prepare your return, but you should know that you are responsible for the accuracy of your return.
For IRS tax assistance, you may call toll free 1-800-829-1040 in the United States. If overseas, you may call 215-516-2000 (English-Speaking only). This number is not toll free. The hours of operation are from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. EST.
If you wish to write instead of calling, please address your letter to: Internal Revenue Service, International Section , P.O. Box 920, Bensalem, PA 19020-8518. Make sure you include your identifying number when you write.
Assistance in answering tax question and filling our tax returns is also available in person from IRS offices in Berlin, Germany; London, England ; Mexico City, Mexico; Paris, France; Rome, Italy; Singapore; and Tokyo, Japan. The offices generally are located in U.S. embassies or consulates. During every tax return filing period, you can get income tax forms and publications from U.S. embassies and consulates abroad. You can also download forms and publications from the IRS Web Site at http://www.irs.gov.