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Can I trade stocks on the NYSE from Dubai? What trading brokerages are available in Dubai?
Yes, you can. You can open an account with one of the online brokers (Interactive Brokers, ScotTrade, TradeKing, etc). The usual documentation while opening the account include the id proof (passport, Emirates ID), proof of address and foreign tax beneficial owner form (W8-BEN). Once the account is opened, you will have to send the signed W8-BEN form to the broker's US address.To fund the account, you will receiving wire instructions from the broker once the account is opened. Just go to any of the banks of money exchange counters and they will be able to wire the funds in your account. Once the account is funded, you're good to go!Most of the brokers have minimum fees and trading volume requirements, so do your diligence before opening the account. Choose one that suits your trading appetite and frequency.
How is it possible to open an account in TD Ameritrade for non-US residents?
It is possible. I am a Bulgarian, and I managed to do that. Best thing is to just contact the support by dropping them an email, and theyu2019ll write back with all the documents that are required for you to register with TD Ameritrade (few banks statements). The whole thing took like month and something, since in the end they send you a regular mail with your account number and PIN, but it is a lot faster to just contact the support and ask to activate your account.Hereu2019s what the support answered to me: Thanks for your email and your interest in TDA. I can confirm that we are able to open accounts for residents of Bulgaria. To get started, please visit the following link: https://invest.tdameritrade.com/... You will need to print out and sign the application before faxing it to us. Please be sure to include a passport copy, a bank or brokerage statement (in English), and a W-8BEN. In order to transfer from IB to TDA, you will need to submit a Transfer Form.
How should a consulting & development company in a non-tax-treaty-country deal with the W8-BEN form when providing services for US companies?
The purpose of the W8-BEN is to to establish the foreign status of the recipient of the income and to confirm that the income is to flow to that recipient; otherwise the withholding agent is required to withhold at the 30% rate. The withholding agent - in this case, the US client - should not withhold on non-US source income payments to the foreign person once the W-8BEN is received, and income for services performed outside the United States by a nonresident alien is not considered to be US source income even if paid by a US payer. Publication 515 (2022), Withholding of Tax on Nonresident Aliens and Foreign Entities covers this:The place where the services are performed determines the source of the income, regardless of where the contract was made, the place of payment, or the residence of the payer.A US Tax ID Number is required on Form W-8BEN if the recipient is claiming tax treaty benefits or is a foreign partner submitting the form to a partnership that is conducting a trade or business in the US (and a couple of other of cases which are less common). Since neither of these applies in this case, it is not necessary to put a US Tax ID number on the form - note that line 6 on the W-8BEN states that the number is included if required per the instructions. Parts 2 and 3 of the form are left blank in this case.My experience is that there are US clients that don't know the rules on foreign source income, in which case you should point them to Pub 515.
How do Canadian companies register their business with the IRS?
I am opening an account with Ameritrade to trade stocks and options. I have a question about filling W8-BEN. Being an Indian citizen, living in India, what should I mention in Claim of Tax Treaty benefits? (Special rates and Conditions)
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