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    Mar 20, 2006, 12:32 PM
    Forms to be filed-please help
    Hello:
    I entered the US in July of 2001. Was on F-1 until graduation in dec 2004. After on OPT and was approved H-1B, got it stamped in INDIA in FEB 2006.
    What forms do I need to use. IS it the 1040NR-EZ since this is my first year on H1B. Please do let me know
    Thanks
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    Mar 21, 2006, 05:20 PM
    Vineet:

    For 2005, you should file as a non-resident alien, filing Form 1040NR or 1040NR-EZ.

    In 2006, you will file as a resident alien, filing for 1040, 1040A 04 1040EZ.

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