Norwood, MA (PRWEB) June 24, 2011
Windstar Publishing, Inc. announces the release of their newest tax guide, Honorarium and Other Payments to Independent Contractors: A Guide to Tax and Immigration Administration. The guide provides comprehensive information on the tax and immigration issues surrounding services performed by foreign nationals in the United States. Included is a resources chapter that describes helpful websites, government resources, Windstar resources, and other reference guides.
“The IRS is now placing a greater emphasis on tax compliance for services provided by foreign nationals,” said Paula N. Singer, Esq. “It is important that tax and immigration professionals understand their responsibilities in this complex area of tax law.”
Authored by leading industry experts Linda Dodd-Major, Esq. and Paula N. Singer, Esq., Honorarium and Other Payments to Independent Contractors: A Guide to Tax and Immigration Administration answers questions such as:
- Whether work authorization is required
- What immigration documents tell you
- What activities are appropriate for temporary visitors
- When and how "honorarium payments" may be made
- Whether withholding on income is required
- Whether tax treaty benefits apply
- Whether expenses are excludable from income
- How to report income and tax withholding
Authors Linda Dodd-Major and Paula Singer have years of experience educating immigration and tax professionals on the latest rules and regulations and are frequent speakers for major trade organizations, including the American Payroll Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Honorarium and Other Payments to Independent Contractors: A Guide to Tax and Immigration Administration costs $140, plus tax, shipping and handling. To purchase the book, visit http://shopping.windstar.com or call 800-259-6398.
Windstar Technologies’ products and related services reduce tax liability exposure and promote improved internal practices while reducing costs. The company is the national leader and pioneer in developing, marketing, and supporting intelligent software solutions for international tax and immigration compliance. Windstar® Solutions include the international tax product, International Tax Navigator®, the online Foreign National Tax Resource™, combining an extensive, searchable content library with online tax return preparation for Forms 1040NR and 1040NR-EZ, W-8 E-Compliance, software enabling tax compliance for payments to foreign vendors and entities, and the book series Tax Guides For Foreign Persons and Those Who Pay Them®. Windstar offers training on tax rules governing withholding on payments to foreign nationals and entities and forms 1042/1042-S processing. For more information and to sign up for Windstar’s educational newsletter, visit http://www.windstar.com or call 800-259-6398.
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