Yes, Sharestates is open to foreign investors (also known as “non-U.S. persons”). To be eligible to invest as a non-U.S. person, you must
- Complete a W-8BEN (for an individual) or W-8BEN-E (for entities) form*
- Provide a copy of your unexpired government photo ID*
- Have a U.S. bank account
*Please email these documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit the Sharestates Glossary to see the IRS definitions of a U.S. person and a Non-U.S. Person.