Human Resources

International Employees at Work

Tax Information for International Employees

The United States Code of Federal Regulations governs the employment of international individuals in the USA.

The Office of Human Resources is responsible for compliance and the employment eligibility verification of all international individuals who are offered employment with the University.

Remember, international employees cannot work until they have satisfied each step in the informational links for their visa type below. To prevent wait times and unneeded steps for Clemson University’s international employees, the Office of Human Resources recommends that each international employee review the specific visa type that applies and print the instructional information provided below. Simply click the button for your visa type to print the step-by-step process for how to gain work authorization, how to attain a social security number, and all the required documentation.

Related Links:

International Employee Hiring Instructions - Student
International Employee Hiring Instructions - Non-Student

All IRS Forms
IRS Foreign Students and Scholars Tax Information
Internal Revenue Service, International Services
Foreign Consular Offices in the U.S.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services website
U.S. Department of State website

Department of Revenue for South Carolina
Individual Tax Return Forms for South Carolina
Taxpayer Assistance Outside the United States: Resource IRS Publication 519

New Hire Communication International
Employment and Tax
Frequently Asked Questions
International Employment Forms Packet
International Student Work Calendar 2017
International Student Work Calendar 2018
US Source Scholarships
Non-Resident Alien Payments
Office of Global Engagement
H1B application contact: or 864-656-0490 in the Office of Global Engagement, room E307 Martin Hall.