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Foreign Withholding Partnerships/Trusts Application and Submission Requirements

To apply for Foreign Withholding Partnership/Trust (FW P/T), please complete the FW P/T Status Application Form and Form SS-4.  The effective date of January 1, 2012 will be restricted to those FW P/T applicants only whose application for FW P/T status is received at the following address before the deadline of December 15, 2012:

Internal Revenue Service
290 Broadway - 12th Floor
New York, N.Y. 10007
Attn:  Mr. Clyde Allsopp

The applications for FW P/T status received after this deadline will be processed effective January 1, 2012.

Further, the deadline for assigning EINs effective January 1, 2012 is December 15, 2012.  Signed copies of the FW P/T Agreements received after this deadline will be assigned EINs effective January 1, 2013.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 05-Feb-2015