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Subject: Re: U.S.Tax from investors outside U.S. Date: 4/14/1998 12:40 AM
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[[What in the world is a "bilateral tax treatie"?]]

Basically, an agreement between two countries that basically states "I won't screw your citizens too badly with taxes if you don't screw my citizens too badly with taxes.

You can read more about these types of treaties in IRS Publication 901.

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