If you fit the criteria listed below, you may be exempt from FICA (i.e., Medicare and Social Security) taxes and be eligible for a refund:
Note: For more information, please visit the IRS website, Cornell's Tax website, or email the Tax office.
An individual meeting exemption requirements and requesting a FICA refund must complete and sign a FICA Tax Refund Authorization (PDF, 64 KB).
Send completed, signed forms to
Cornell University Payroll
377 Pine Tree Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
Fax: (607) 255-3198
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