RCUH Policies and Procedures
of the University of Hawai‘i
Human Resources Department
TAX TREATY STATEMENTS FOR STUDENTS People’s Republic of China
1. I was a resident of the People’s Republic of China on the date of my arrival in the United States. I am not a U.S. citizen.
2. I am present in the United States solely for the purpose of my education or training.
3. I will receive compensation for personal services performed in the United States. This
compensation qualifies for exemption from withholding of federal income tax under the tax treaty between the United States and the People’s Republic of China in an amount not in excess of $5,000 for any tax year.
4. I arrived in the United States on _______________________ [insert the date of your last arrival in the United States before beginning study or training]. I am claiming this exemption only for such period of time as is reasonably necessary to complete the education or training.
______________________________________ _____________________ Name (please print) Date