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Filing state tax returns The exemption discussed in this chapter applies only to pay received for services performed for a foreign government or international organization. Filing state tax returns Other U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns income received by persons who qualify for this exemption may be fully taxable or given favorable treatment under an applicable tax treaty provision. Filing state tax returns The proper treatment of this kind of income (interest, dividends, etc. Filing state tax returns ) is discussed earlier in this publication. Filing state tax returns Exemption Under Tax Treaty If you are from a country that has a tax treaty with the United States, you should first look at the treaty to see if there is a provision that exempts your income. Filing state tax returns The income of U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizens and resident aliens working for foreign governments usually is not exempt. Filing state tax returns However, in a few instances, the income of a U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizen with dual citizenship may qualify. Filing state tax returns Often the exemption is limited to the income of persons who also are nationals of the foreign country involved. Filing state tax returns Exemption Under U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns Tax Law Employees of foreign governments who do not qualify under a tax treaty provision and employees of international organizations may qualify for exemption by meeting the following requirements of U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns tax law. Filing state tax returns The exemption under U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns tax law applies only to current employees and not to former employees. Filing state tax returns Pensions received by former employees living in the United States do not qualify for the exemption discussed here. Filing state tax returns Employees of foreign governments. Filing state tax returns   If you are not a U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizen, or if you are a U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizen but also a citizen of the Philippines, and you work for a foreign government in the United States, your foreign government salary is exempt from U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns tax if you perform services similar to those performed by U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns government employees in that foreign country and that foreign government grants an equivalent exemption to U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns government employees. Filing state tax returns Certification. Filing state tax returns   To qualify for the exemption under U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns tax law, either the Department of State must certify that you perform services similar to those performed by employees of the government of the United States in foreign countries and that your foreign government employer grants an equivalent exemption to U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns government employees performing similar services in its country or you must establish those facts. Filing state tax returns However, see Aliens who keep immigrant status , later, for a special rule that may affect your qualifying for this exemption. Filing state tax returns Employees of international organizations. Filing state tax returns   If you work for an international organization in the United States and you are not a U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizen (or you are a U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizen but are also a citizen of the Philippines), your salary from that organization is exempt from U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns tax. Filing state tax returns However, see Aliens who keep immigrant status , later, for a special rule that may affect your qualifying for this exemption. Filing state tax returns   An international organization is an organization designated by the President of the United States through Executive Order to qualify for the privileges, exemptions, and immunities provided in the International Organizations Immunities Act. Filing state tax returns   You should find out if you have been made known to, and have been accepted by, the Secretary of State as an officer or an employee of that organization, or if you have been designated by the Secretary of State, before formal notification and acceptance, as a prospective officer or employee. Filing state tax returns   If you are claiming exemption, you should know the number of the Executive Order covering the international organization and should have some written evidence of your acceptance or designation by the Secretary of State. Filing state tax returns   The exemption is denied when, because the Secretary of State determines your presence in the United States is no longer desirable, you leave the United States (or after a reasonable time allowed for leaving the United States). Filing state tax returns The exemption is also denied when a foreign country does not allow similar exemptions to U. Filing state tax returns S. Filing state tax returns citizens. Filing state tax returns Then the Secretary of State can withdraw the privileges, exemptions, and immunities from the nationals of that foreign country. Filing state tax returns Aliens who keep immigrant status. 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Filing state tax returns Publication 947 - Introductory Material Table of Contents What's New Practitioners' Hotline IntroductionOrdering forms and publications. Filing state tax returns Tax questions. Filing state tax returns Useful Items - You may want to see: What's New Registered tax return preparers. Filing state tax returns  Registered tax return preparers may prepare and sign as the preparer tax returns and claims for refund and other documents for submission to the IRS. Filing state tax returns They may also represent taxpayers before revenue agents, customer service representatives, and similar IRS employees during an examination if they signed the return or claim for refund for the tax year or period under examination. Filing state tax returns Future developments. Filing state tax returns  The IRS has created a page on IRS. Filing state tax returns gov for information about Publication 947 at www. Filing state tax returns irs. Filing state tax returns gov/pub947. Filing state tax returns Information about any future developments (such as legislation enacted after we release it) will be posted on that page. Filing state tax returns Practitioners' Hotline The Practitioner Priority Service® is a nationwide, toll-free hotline that provides professional support to practitioners with account-related questions. Filing state tax returns The toll-free number for this service is 1-866-860-4259. Filing state tax returns Introduction This publication discusses who can represent a taxpayer before the IRS and what forms or documents are used to authorize a person to represent a taxpayer. Filing state tax returns Usually, attorneys, certified public accountants (CPAs), enrolled agents, enrolled retirement plan agents, and enrolled actuaries can represent taxpayers before the IRS. Filing state tax returns Under special circumstances, other individuals, including registered tax return preparers, unenrolled return preparers, and students can represent taxpayers before the IRS. Filing state tax returns For details regarding taxpayer representation, see Who Can Practice Before the IRS, later. Filing state tax returns Definitions. Filing state tax returns   Many of the terms used in this publication, such as “enrolled agent” and “practitioner” are defined in the Glossary at the back of this publication. Filing state tax returns Comments and suggestions. Filing state tax returns   We welcome your comments about this publication and your suggestions for future editions. Filing state tax returns   You can write to us at the following address: Internal Revenue Service Individual Forms and Publications Branch SE:W:CAR:MP:T:I 1111 Constitution Ave. Filing state tax returns NW, IR-6526 Washington, DC 20224   We respond to many letters by telephone. Filing state tax returns Therefore, it would be helpful if you would include your daytime phone number, including the area code, in your correspondence. Filing state tax returns   You can email us at taxforms@irs. Filing state tax returns gov . Filing state tax returns Please put “Publications Comment” on the subject line. Filing state tax returns You can also send us comments from www. Filing state tax returns irs. Filing state tax returns gov/formspubs/, select “Comment on Tax Forms and Publications” under “Information About. Filing state tax returns ” Ordering forms and publications. Filing state tax returns   Visit www. Filing state tax returns irs. Filing state tax returns gov/formspubs/ to download forms and publications, call 1-800-829-3676, or write to the address below and receive a response within 10 days after your request is received. Filing state tax returns Internal Revenue Service 1201 N. Filing state tax returns Mitsubishi Motorway Bloomington, IL 61705-6613 Tax questions. Filing state tax returns   If you have a tax question, check the information available on IRS. Filing state tax returns gov or call 1-800-829-1040. Filing state tax returns We cannot answer tax questions sent to either of the above addresses. Filing state tax returns Useful Items - You may want to see: Publications 1 Your Rights as a Taxpayer 470 Limited Practice Without Enrollment Circular No. Filing state tax returns 230 Regulations Governing Practice before the Internal Revenue Service Forms and Instructions 2848 Power of Attorney and Declaration of Representative 8821 Tax Information Authorization Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications