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Good question. I am in the same situation as you, a non US resident investing through an online discount broker in the US. I am paying a 30% witholding on received dividends, that much I know. When I asked the broker they said I am liable for witholding on proceedings being credited to my account. I presume its 30%. However the answer was a bit short and non-descriptive so I would also much appreciate some input from other Fools on this.

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