I am from New Zealand but living Taiwan and looking to invest in Vanguard funds. I am a newbie to this so it all seems so complicated, especially since most of the information is aimed at US residents.
From this wiki page:
https://www.bogleheads.org/wiki/Nonresi ... x_treaties
It appears that using a US broker to invest in the most popular funds mentioned here is not the best decision as Taiwan has no tax agreement with the US and I would be subject to the 30% withholding tax.
It seems that Ireland based is a better option, but I have no idea what broker that sells those would allow me to open an account.
I have a broker account in NZ and I am thinking it might be useful. I can only purchase one Vanguard fund (domiciled in Australia) through them (ignore the minimum investment as the platform I am using allows smaller). The expense ratio is listed as 0.2 but I am not sure how it compares to the usual funds that people recommend.
https://api.vanguard.com/rs/gre/gls/sta ... ts/9269/au
What is your advice for me?
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