|Are there special tax laws for Canadians?
As a foreign national you will follow all Arizona State tax laws. Since everyone's tax situation is different, it is best to speak to a tax specialist in regards
to your specific tax situation and needs. If you are planning to purchase income property, then you'll need to apply for a tax ID number (TIN) through the IRS.
Are there any additional taxes for foreign nationals when buying?
This is a state specific law. In Arizona we do NOT tax foreign nationals when buying property in Arizona. In fact, we do not have any transfer tax on property in
Do I need an attorney to represent me?
In Arizona we use Escrow and title companies to close the transaction, and perform the title search, therefore attorneys are not required. One escrow/title company
would be employed, which is negotiated in the purchase offer, and the company is a third party representing both the buyer and the seller until the property