US Expatriates

Standard Deduction :3 Types of Nonresident Aliens Can Claim It ?

Standard deduction is substantially increased after passing of Tax Cuts & Jobs and is a major deduction for US taxpayers who do not want to claim itemized deduction while filing taxes.However, the standard deduction is not available for nonresident aliens. But , to your surprise , nonresident aliensĀ  are still allowed to claim standard deduction in three exceptional circumstances.