FATCA - IRS releases final Form W-8EXP 

April 17: The IRS has posted the final version of Form W-8EXP, Certificate of Foreign Government or Other Foreign Organization for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Rev. April 2014).

Form W-8EXP [PDF 115 KB] is to be used by foreign governments, international organizations, foreign central banks, foreign tax-exempt organizations, foreign private foundations, and governments of U.S. possessions to establish non-U.S. status, document entity type under Chapters 3 and 4, and to claim beneficial ownership of the entity claiming exempt status.


Additional information about Form W-8EXP is available on the IRS website.


Revised instructions for Form W-8EXP have not yet been released.




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