I am Paid on a Fellowship, How do I Pay / Prepare Taxes?


Contact the Harvard Tax Services Office for information regarding the tax obligations of postdocs working at Harvard.

Foreign nationals can find out more about their tax status, exemptions and obligations on the HIO website.

The National Postdoctoral Association has a helpful overview on tax obligations for postdocs.
Most people will use their final pay stub from PeopleSoft, at the end of the calendar year, for starting to determine their gross income for the year.

Please note: Harvard as an institution does not advise on any personal income tax requirements or issues. Nor can Harvard advise on any individual tax preparation questions.