ATTACHMENT TO FORM 8233- NONRESIDENT TEACHERS AND RESEARCHERS
.05 ICELAND AND NORWAY




I was a  (insert the name of the country under whose treaty you claim exemption) on the date of my arrival in the United States. I am not a United States citizen. I have not been lawfully accorded the privilege of residing permanently in the United States as an immigrant.

I have accepted an invitation by the United States government, or by a university or other recognized educational institution in the United States, to come to the United States for a period not expected to exceed two years for the purpose of teaching or engaging in research at Michigan State University, which is a recognized educational institution. I will receive compensation for my teaching or research activities.

The teaching or research compensation qualifies for exemption from withholding of federal tax under the tax treaty between the United States (insert the name of the country under whose treaty you claim exemption). I have not previously claimed an income tax exemption under this treaty for income received as a teacher, researcher, or student before the date of my arrival in the United States.

Any research I perform will not be undertaken primarily for the private benefit of a specific person or persons.

I (insert the date of your last arrival in the United States before beginning the teaching or research services for which exemption is claimed). The treaty exemption is available only for compensation received during a period of two years beginning on that date.



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