A non-resident is an individual who temporarily resided and/or worked in a state at any time during the tax year, although that state was NOT their state of residence*.
|If you are a resident of:||But work in:||You need to file:|
|AK, FL, NV, SD, TN, TX, WY or WA||a state(s) that assesses state income tax||as a non-resident in the state(s) you work in|
|a state that assesses state income tax (see list)||another state(s) that assesses state income tax||in both your resident state and the state(s) you work in|
A part year resident is an individual who was a resident of a particular state for only part of the tax year*. This includes:
|If you are...|
|A part-year resident of a state that assesses state income taxes||AND a part-year resident of another state(s) that assesses state income taxes||You need to file in each state that you lived in during the past year|
* There are special circumstances that may apply that are not covered by these charts. If you have any questions about which states you need to purchase, please call (319) 536-3571 to speak with a TaxAct sales representative.