Tax Treaty Exemption

Form 8233 is completed in order to claim a tax treaty withholding exemption.  Listed in the chart below are countries with tax treaties eligible for the exemption.  This form will expire December 31 and a new one must be completed for the new calendar year starting in January. Tax Treaty Listing




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All of the circled items in the form above will need to completed. This form can be downloaded by clicking on the following link


Line 2 - U.S. Taxpayer identifying number is yoursocial security number.

Line 11a - a brief description of the type of work you are performing

Line 11b - This amount can be an estimate.

Line 12a - Tax Treaty articles are located in the table above.

Line 12b - Country Limits can be found in the table above.



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