Federal Income Tax Preparation-Non Resident Alien

Follow these simple steps to complete your U.S. tax return in an easy and efficient way! Kent State has licensed GLACIER Tax Prep ("GTP") for you to use in preparing your U.S. income tax return. We also use GLACIER Online Tax Compliance Software, in which you have previously completed an Individual Record. You will be able to access GTP by going through GLACIER. To do so, you will simply access GLACIER using your existing UserID and Password and GLACIER will transfer certain data directly into GTP - making your tax return preparation even easier!

What Documents and Information Will You Need BEFORE You Login?

Some of the information you will need for GTP was previously entered in GLACIER and will be transferred over to GTP.

You will need the following information in order to complete your tax return:

  • W-2 Form (bring mailed copy or print four copies from flashline)
  • 1042-S Form (if applicable)
  • 1099-INT (if applicable)
  • VISA & Passport
  • Social Security Card or ITIN Number
  • Checking or Savings Account information (account number & 9-digit routing number)
  • List of days in the United States since you first arrived here
  • Copy of prior year tax return, if applicable

Preparing your return

Please consult the tax guide for international students.

How Can You Get Help?

If you have problems logging into GLACIER, click on "Forgot Login".

If you need assistance with GTP or how to prepare your return, click on Help at the top of any screen; More Info will provide specific information relating to the topic on that page. You may also contact the GTP Support Center at help@glaciertax.com; all support questions are handled via email.