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Federal Free Printable Form W-8 BEN (Rev. July 2017) for 2019 Federal Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Individuals)

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Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Individuals)
Form W-8 BEN (Rev. July 2017)

Form W-8BEN Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Individuals) (Rev. July 2017) OMB No. 1545-1621 ▶ For use by individuals. Entities must use Form W-8BEN-E. Go to www.irs.gov/FormW8BEN for instructions and the latest information. ▶ Give this form to the withholding agent or payer. Do not send to the IRS. ▶ Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service Do NOT use this form if: • You are NOT an individual Instead, use Form: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . W-8BEN-E . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . • You are a beneficial owner claiming that income is effectively connected with the conduct of trade or business within the U.S. (other than personal services) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . W-8ECI • You are a U.S. citizen or other U.S. person, including a resident alien individual • You are a beneficial owner who is receiving compensation for personal services performed in the United States . . . . . . . • You are a person acting as an intermediary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . W-9 8233 or W-4 . . W-8IMY Note: If you are resident in a FATCA partner jurisdiction (i.e., a Model 1 IGA jurisdiction with reciprocity), certain tax account information may be provided to your jurisdiction of residence. Part I Identification of Beneficial Owner (see instructions) 1 Name of individual who is the beneficial owner 2 3 Permanent residence address (street, apt. or suite no., or rural route). Do not use a P.O. box or in-care-of address. Country of citizenship City or town, state or province. Include postal code where appropriate. 4 Country Mailing address (if different from above) City or town, state or province. Include postal code where appropriate. 5 U.S. taxpayer identification number (SSN or ITIN), if required (see instructions) 7 Reference number(s) (see instructions) Part II 9 10 8 Country 6 Foreign tax identifying number (see instructions) Date of birth (MM-DD-YYYY) (see instructions) Claim of Tax Treaty Benefits (for chapter 3 purposes only) (see instructions) I certify that the beneficial owner is a resident of within the meaning of the income tax treaty between the United States and that country. Special rates and conditions (if applicable—see instructions): The beneficial owner is claiming the provisions of Article and paragraph of the treaty identified on line 9 above to claim a % rate of withholding on (specify type of income): . Explain the additional conditions in the Article and paragraph the beneficial owner meets to be eligible for the rate of withholding: Part III Certification Under penalties of perjury, I declare that I have examined the information on this form and to the best of my knowledge and belief it is true, correct, and complete. I further certify under penalties of perjury that: • I am the individual that is the beneficial owner (or am authorized to sign for the individual that is the beneficial owner) of all the income to which this form relates or am using this form to document myself for chapter 4 purposes, • The person named on line 1 of this form is not a U.S. person, • The income to which this form relates is: (a) not effectively connected with the conduct of a trade or business in the United States, (b) effectively connected but is not subject to tax under an applicable income tax treaty, or (c) the partner’s share of a partnership's effectively connected income, • The person named on line 1 of this form is a resident of the treaty country listed on line 9 of the form (if any) within the meaning of the income tax treaty between the United States and that country, and • For broker transactions or barter exchanges, the beneficial owner is an exempt foreign person as defined in the instructions. Furthermore, I authorize this form to be provided to any withholding agent that has control, receipt, or custody of the income of which I am the beneficial owner or any withholding agent that can disburse or make payments of the income of which I am the beneficial owner. I agree that I will submit a new form within 30 days if any certification made on this form becomes incorrect. ▲ Sign Here Signature of beneficial owner (or individual authorized to sign for beneficial owner) Print name of signer For Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see separate instructions. Date (MM-DD-YYYY) Capacity in which acting (if form is not signed by beneficial owner) Cat. No. 25047Z Form W-8BEN (Rev. 7-2017)
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Historical Past-Year Versions of Federal Form W-8BEN

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2018 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8 BEN (Rev. July 2017)

2017 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8 BEN (Rev. July 2017)

2016 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8 BEN (Rev. January 2017)

Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Individuals) 2015 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8 BEN (Rev. February 2014)

Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Individuals) 2014 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8 BEN (Rev. February 2014)

Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding 2012 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8BEN (Rev. February 2006)

Certificate of Foreign Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding 2011 Form W-8BEN

Form W-8BEN (Rev. February 2006)


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