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My husband is stuck in India behind a business textile

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Customer: Hi, My husband is stuck in India behind a business textile shipment transaction and their holding up the wire transfer his payment which was transferred to a Reserve Bank In India from his Bossman asking for a Tax Clerance Code??? He was not contracted over there, he just prepared and followed the shipment through clearance at to the warehouse.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Hi, My husband is stuck in India behind a business textile shipment transaction and their holding up the wire transfer his payment which was transferred to a Reserve Bank In India from his Bossman asking for a Tax Clerance Code??? He was not contracted over there, he just prepared and followed the shipment through clearance at to the warehouse.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 1 year ago.

I believe you are looking for the certificate of residency in order to claim tax treaty benefits in a foreign country - correct?
Ok - the IRS procedure for requesting a certificate of residency is the submission of Form 8802, Application for United States Residency Certification . Use of the Form 8802 is mandatory.
http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f8802.pdf
Here are instructions
http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/i8802.pdf
Please be aware - there is a fee $85
Estimated processing time is 45 days.

That is IRS number for questions related to your request _267_941_1000_

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No Sir, That's not the case and the same and given from the last lawyer to which I responded wasn't correct.. Disregard and don't charge my card..
Expert:  Lev replied 1 year ago.

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