Resident Alien


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Resident Alien

A non-citizen who has permission to live and work in a country on a permanent basis. In the United States, a resident alien is subject to the same taxation as an American citizen, but may take foreign tax credits on taxes that are paid to the alien's home country.

Resident Alien

A citizen of another country who lives in the United States and/or has resident status by law or visa, or passes the substantial presence test.
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If, in accordance with the formula, a total of 183 days or more is calculated, then the individual is a resident alien for tax purposes.
12-26) all the way down to the partial social and religious integration of the resident alien (ger) in the Holiness Code of the fifth century B.
citizen who was a bona fide resident of a foreign country for an entire tax year, (2) a resident alien who is a citizen or national of a country with an income tax treaty with the United States who was a bona fide resident of a foreign country for an entire tax year, or (3) a U.
Massachusetts law prohibits immigrants from obtaining a firearms identification card; however, a provision allows lawfully admitted immigrants living in the state to obtain a resident alien permit to own a rifle or shotgun, but not a firearm such as a pistol or revolver.
Jumping forward to an American context, Dunning exposes the theological and ethical fallout of American Christians adopting the status of resident alien from the vocabulary of early Christian texts.
The Chordettes's perky Lollipop plays on the jukebox of the local diner and kids crowd the cinema to watch the latest sci-fi epic about those nasty human invaders trying to destroy the resident alien communities.
Latin American and European clients are applying for investor visas, which offer a faster path to resident alien status and eventual U.
R ock is written by Tim Fountain and stars the incomparable Bette Bourne - the team behind the multi-award winning Resident Alien.
The application will also impact each currently licensed nurse, who must verify online at the time of license renewal that he/she is a United States citizen, national, or legal permanent resident alien.
Author Tim Fountain and lead actor Bette Bourne have previously worked together on the show Resident Alien.
The issue is whether that power may be exercised by detaining a still-lawful permanent resident alien where there is no reason to.
A lawful permanent resident alien filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus, challenging her continued detention by the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS), pending removal proceedings.

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