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Note: Existing customers will not be able to open a new account at this time.

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Are you a U.S. taxpayer?

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What is a U.S. taxpayer?

Generally, you are considered a U.S. taxpayer if you are a:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Legal Permanent Resident of the U.S. (Form I-551 “green card” holders); or a
  • Foreign National (including Visa Holders) that meets the Substantial Presence Test for the current calendar year.

Substantial Presence Test - Typically, you are obligated to pay U.S. tax if you have been in the United States for 31 days during the current calendar year and 183 days during the 3-year period that includes the current year and prior 2 years (fractional number of days from each prior year). Some exceptions do apply.*

* If you are not sure of your U.S. tax status you should contact a tax professional for assistance.

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What is your country / region of citizenship?


Currently, we only offer digital onboarding for individuals residing in: AZ, CA, GA, MA, NV, NY, TX and WA


If you are from Taiwan or Hong Kong, please use our Mobile App to apply for an account.

Important Notice

  • A single $2,500 minimum deposit is required within 60 days of account approval.*  Upon account funding, a $300 Account Opening Fee will be immediately deducted from your account balance.
  • Accounts that are NOT funded within 60 days will be closed.

Note: You must maintain a minimum monthly average balance of $2,500 (after deduction of the $300 Account Opening fee) or a minimum combined account balance of $10,000 in the consumer deposit accounts you own with us to avoid a monthly maintenance fee.

*Funding deposits received for an amount that is less than $2,500 are, at the discretion of the Bank, subject to return to the customer.


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