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  • Writer's pictureDaniel Gray CPA

1040NR vs 1040 refund timing and processing

IRS says 1040NR return processing is 22-42 days.

IRS doesn’t issue NOA like Canada’s CRA, so how do you check in on your check?

Although IRS says concerning 1040 “the IRS issues most refunds in less than 21 days”, concerning 1040NR it says “we need more than 21 days to process a 1040NR return, please allow up to 6 months from the date you filed the 1040NR for your refund


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