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Company wants a W-8BEN form?

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  1. Michlap

    Michlap Regular Member

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    I live in the UK and an American company who I provide work for wants me to fill out a W-8BEN. What is it?


    Does anyone have any experience with this?
     
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    This is a standard form for international vendors for U.S. tax purposes. Domestic U.S. vendors fill out a W9, international vendors fill out a W8BEN or W8BEN-E
     
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    Lunaaa Elite Member

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    Nothing complicated. I filled one out myself when I was 14.
     
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    d3sign3r Registered Member

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    Nothing to worry about.

    It is a simple form that everyone outside US has to fill out for any inward payments. Be it UK or Ukraine.
     
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    What if I've done inward payment, but haven't filled W-8BEN form?
     
  7. Michlap

    Michlap Regular Member

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    Do they contact my country? After I have filled it out?
     
  8. Michlap

    Michlap Regular Member

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    Do I have to add my tax number? I have no idea what these things on the form is asking for!! do I need to sign the part 2?