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October 19, 2022

Taxigration: What You Always Wanted to Know about the Intersection between Tax Law and Immigration Law

“Taxigration” refers to the intersection between tax and immigration law. In this webinar, our panel of experts explore “taxigration” as it pertains to individuals who are undocumented, asylees, refugees, temporary visitors and workers, students, and investors and how tax compliance may impact future immigration benefits. In this webinar you will learn the tax requirements for immigrant clients, what they need to do to resolve tax issues, and how to guide clients to ensure their taxes are properly filed and paid. Watch the panel on Youtube here.


  • Charina P. Garcia, Strategy and Innovation Partner, WR Immigration
  • Wafa J. Hoballah, Attorney, WJH Law Group, APC
  • Sarah Lora, Associate Clinical Professor of Law and Director, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic, Lewis & Clark Law School
  • Sam Rock, Rock Law Group
  • Sakinah Tillman, Assistant Professor of Law and Director of the Tax Clinic, University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law

Slides and Panelist Biographies

Book: Tax Issues for Immigrants

Tax Issues for Immigrants introduces the reader to the basics of taxation for immigrants, their spouses, and their dependents, as well as immigration law as it intersects with tax law. Content includes recent changes to immigrants’ eligibility for tax credits, identification numbers for taxpayers without Social Security numbers, and other considerations for noncitizens.