Inst. W-8 Requester

All W8 Forms come with Instructions. Some are on a separate file included on our page.
If you aren't familiar with the W-8 Forms, read them for info.
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Inst. W-8 Requester
W-8 BEN Form
W-8CE Form
W8 ECI Form
W-8 EXP Form
W-8 IMY Form

The W-8 For Requester is covering forms
W-8BEN, W-8ECI, W-8EXP and W-8IMY.

These instructions supplement the instructions for the above forms.

See the Instructions that come with the form, as well.

This is a good 7 page instructional form that you can download to view or printout for your needs. Read more.

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Instructions W-8 Requester
It is a 7 page instruction booklet.

It says:

  • Instructions for withholding agent.
  • What's New
  • Before you begin
  • Requirement to withhold
  • Responsibilities of the Withholding Agent
  • Failure To Obtain Form W-8 or Form W-9 — Presumption Rules
  • Form W-8ECI
  • Form W-8IMY
  • Due Diligence Requirements
  • Requesting a New Form W-8
  • Substitute Forms W-8
  • Form W-8BEN
  • Who Is the Withholding Agent?
  • Requesting Form W-8
  • Form W-8BEN
  • Form W-8EXP
  • Period of Validity
  • Penalties of Perjury
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