New to the US – Here’s what you need to know about filing your taxes as an NRI in the US If you are a US resident or a US citizen i.e. an NRI, PIO or OCI you must have to pay taxes to the US Government on the global income which you have earned. A person would be defined as a US resident only if he is able to meet either of the below-mentioned tests.
- Green Card Test
- Substantial Presence Test