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    tuhinsinha Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Oct 28, 2011, 12:59 PM
    W8 Ben form
    I am on H1-b. I am Indian citizen. I have US bank account. I have received W8 Ben form from the bank. Whether should I received the wait Ben form , if so why? What does this mean?
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    Oct 28, 2011, 10:25 PM
    You have H1-B. You are resident of U.S. so you will file W-9 instead of W8-BEN except if you will not complete 183 days of H1-B.

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