US Royalty Withholding Tax - Pakistani Authors

Hi Team,

I saw that Envato is deducting US Royalty Withholding Tax from my sales. Can you please explain it to me because I am Pakistani author and I think US Royalty Withholding Tax doesn’t apply on me.

Regards,
Xentora

Why do you think that?

There is a table of tax rates and treaties on the Help Center:

For Pakistan it is listed as 0%, but this isn’t automatic. You need to submit your tax information first. Have you done that? See this article: