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Do I need an ITIN for filing an NR US return?


Do I need an ITIN for filing an NR US return?
Do I need an ITIN for filing an NR US return?

I am filing a 1040NR do I need an ITIN?

Yes - all US tax return filings require a TIN. For US citizens, residents or green card holders this is a Social Security Number (SSN). For non residents and part time residents of the US, you will need to apply for an ITIN simultaneously when filing a US tax return.


I sent my 1040NR without an ITIN, what happens now?

The IRS will process the return and issue you with a temporary number (known as an Internal Revenue Service Number or IRSN). This number logs the tax return on their system BUT will not allow you to pay any tax owed or receive any refund due, until you apply for and obtain an ITIN.


How do I apply for an ITIN?

You will need to complete form W-7 Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number.


I've tried to apply for an ITIN but keep getting rejected. Why?

ITIN applications get rejected for various reasons. It may be that the correct supporting documents were not attached or that the ID document or passport copy supplied was not acceptable. Other reasons include the form not being completed correctly. In some cases, it may be that you are not actually eligible to apply for one.


How can you help?

We deal with ITIN applications on a daily basis. We know the W-7 ITIN instructions and what can and cannot be accepted for supporting documents.


If you have questions, we're here to help, even if you choose not to use us. We like answering questions and we'll advise immediately if you are eligible and what we can do to assist.


What do your clients say about you?

We always love feedback. Our testimonials page contains reviews from all prior clients who have wanted to leave a comment to pass on to others wanting to use our service.

Just Breve is a Certifying Acceptance agent and can assist with all 1040NR tax return filing requirements and ITIN applications. We help applicants on a daily basis for both new ITIN applications and for ITIN renewals. We charge fixed fees (including up to 2 hours travel time to you).

You also have the choice of visiting us at our office near Heathrow airport (J4b off the M4).

Get in touch today and we will happily assist and answer your questions:

Email: info@justbreve.com Phone: 0208 1444632

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