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If I took a loan from my friend and he is non-resident of USA,

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If I took a loan from my friend and he is non-resident of USA, do I have to pay 35% tax on interest he charges me(or 35% tax on AFR ) ?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  ShawnA replied 5 years ago.

Shawn P Adamo :

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NO. I believe that you will NOT have to pay 35% tax on the interest he charges you.

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I don't pay tax because lender is non resident? or this type of transaction is not taxable?