please, tell me if I understand the whole process to provide Form W-8BEN
First I must say I am cittzen of canada and there is a 0% agreement between our two countries .
no 1 ) I submitted a Form W-8BEN but on line 6 but I am asked an ITIN number
no 2) I must now fill out the form FW-7 and provide proof of identity certificate (notary)
no 3 ) then I must post the form FW-7 with this certificate to the INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE
no 4)six weeks later I receive my ITIN number that I need to put on line 6 of Form W-8BEN
am I correct??
Thanks for your help :)