Tax season is a very stressful time for most people around the country let alone if you’re an international student. KU Legal services offers help to all students with taxes, but for the most part the crowd that turns out is the international students.
“Instead of filing state and federal together like ‘my free taxes’ does, they have to do it separate. So they file federal and then they file state,” said Managing Attorney Jon Hardesty.
The computer lab underneath Budig was all hustle and bustle, as question were being asked and answered. You could see the overwhelming feeling of relief enter the faces of the students once they completed the forms and knew that they were finished with taxes.