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[[I am a non resident Fool , and I want to know if I invest in a Discount Broker Account , which
kind of taxes I have to pay, and how much (%) is the total discount when I get back my capital.]]

If you are a US citizen residing abroad, you'll be subject to all US taxes...and you may be also subject to your home country taxes. You can read more about this in IRS Publication 54 and IRS Publication 514.

If you are both a non-citizen AND non-resident, then you are generally subject to US tax on interest and dividends, but not on capital gains. You can read more about this in IRS Publications 519 and 901.

If you are subject to US withholding, it'll generally be withheld at the source at a flat rate of 30%. But if your country has a tax treaty with the US, that withholding rate could be less.

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