The Tax Topics site serves as the primary resource for tax matters for Duke University and Duke University Health System. This includes areas within tax compliance, policy setting, and overall guidance in regard to tax issues. This website delivers accurate, timely, and informative tax information to employees, students, and all government entities.


2014 Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form 1040NR (or 1040NR-EZ) Letters

April 26, 2016
Updated 6/9/16, 5/4/16. Information regarding letters some Duke International Students have received regarding filing of 2014 Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form 1040NR (or 1040NR-EZ)...

Updated GAP 200.230, Sales and Use Tax

February 24, 2014
GAP 200.230 has been updated to provide clarification on existing procedures and to provide information related to the NC sales tax changes that went into effect on 1/1/14.

Sales Tax Rate Change - Effective April 1, 2013

March 5, 2013

Effective April 1, 2013 the local rate of sales and use tax in the following counties will increase an additional 0.5%: Durham and Orange. The additional 0.5% local sales and use tax applies to sales and purchases of tangible personal property, certain digital property and other transactions subject to the general State rate of sales and use tax.

Combined State and Local Rates for All 100 Counties beginning April 1, 2013: