Form W-8BEN

Form W-8BEN is a requirement of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to document that an account holder is the beneficial owner of the income and is not a U.S. person.


To trade in the United States (U.S.) Markets with your DBS Vickers Online Trading Account, please follow these steps:
  • Download and Print a copy of the Form W-8BEN.
  • Indicate your DBS Vickers Online Trading Account Number on the top right corner and fill in the details for all applicable fields of the Form W-8BEN.
  • Mail the completed Form W-8BEN to us using our Business Reply Envelope (BRE)

More information:

  • Submission of Form W-8BEN is compulsory and will remain in effect starting from the date the form is signed and submitted to the last day of the third subsequent calendar year.
  • Instructions for Form W-8BEN by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

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