How Does US Estate Tax Work for Foreigners and Nonresident Aliens?
If a foreigner or non-resident alien died owning US accounts, the estate may owe US estate tax.
Any US bank or brokerage will need proof of tax clearance before they can release any funds to you.
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- When does US estate tax apply?
- How much is US estate tax?
- What are the steps to get US estate tax clearance?