NOT REQUIRED. )Thanks for your time!. The doubt that I have is the next one, should I fill the form W-9 or W-8BEN taking in count that I am not a US person but actually I will use an account that is already created in a US bank?, meaning that maybe all earnings are going to be taxable as they will be transferred by direct deposit or from some of these webs to this bank account.And the other question is, When I create the accounts in Paypal, Payoneer, etc, should I use the same address of the Bank Of America account?Thanks in advance!. Sep 12, 2016 04:15:52 PM Actually, what I was planning to do is creating an account on all three of those online payment methods on my name, and filling the form W-8BEN on my name too.So taking in count what you said what I am not able to do is using the Direct Deposit method because for now I do not have a personal account in USA. Instructions for Form W-8 BEN  (Print Version) PDF, Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), About Instructions for the Requester of Forms W–8 BEN, W–8 BEN–E, W–8 ECI, W–8 EXP, and W–8 IMY, About Publication 519, U.S. Tax Guide for Aliens, About Publication 1212, Guide to Original Issue Discount (OID) Instruments, Webinar: Income Tax Withholding on Foreign Persons Forms 1042-S and 1042, Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 23-Sep-2020, Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification, Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation, About Form 8233, Exemption From Withholding on Compensation for Independent (and Certain Dependent) Personal Services of a Nonresident Alien Individual, About Form 8833, Treaty-Based Return Position Disclosure Under Section 6114 or 7701(b), About Form W-8 BEN-E, Certificate of Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Entities), About Form W-8 CE, Notice of Expatriation and Waiver of Treaty Benefits, About Form W-8 ECI, Certificate of Foreign Person's Claim That Income Is Effectively Connected With the Conduct of a Trade or Business in the United States, About Form W-8 EXP, Certificate of Foreign Government or Other Foreign Organization for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting, About Form W-8 IMY, Certificate of Foreign Intermediary, Foreign Flow-Through Entity, or Certain U.S. Belfius Bank kan in geen geval aansprakelijk I am worrying what will happen and what issues it will cause? Give Form W-8 BEN to the withholding agent or payer if you are a foreign person and you are the beneficial owner of an amount subject to withholding. To determine the period of validity for Form W-8BEN for purposes of chapter 4, see Regulations section 1.1471-3(c)(6)(ii). But do you think I could, for instance, linking my paypal account to the bank account I already mentioned to transfer the money into that account, and if not, I guess I'll have the money on internet until I am able to create my own bank account in USA.I want to clarify all of these doubts in order to avoid any kind of problem with IRS in spite of I am not an US person, and making sure that I will not commit perjury unintentionally. I live in Venezuela, actually I am researching about using different payment methods like Paypal, Payoneer, and Skrill, I haven't created any one of these yet because I would like to use an account of Bank Of America which belongs to a member of my family to verify all these payment methods. For example, a Form W-8BEN signed on September 30, 2015, remains valid through December 31, 2018. Give Form W-8 BEN to the withholding agent or payer if you are a foreign person and you are the beneficial owner of an amount subject to withholding. Inst, p. 1,2,6 (Cat. I'm going to spend 4 more years in America. We are testing out a new badge on job posts and tiles that will signal to freelancers if a job doesn't have many proposals. Sep 13, 2016 01:18:31 PM Join our community, read the PF Wiki, and get on top of your finances! Also, note that a payment method you add to your Upwork account has to belong to you and be registered with your name. I found this article which might help? by Sep 12, 2016 02:52:19 PM W-8BEN if I have a Bank Of America account. I have no work permit. Received letter from BOA of W-8BEN Saving So I was cleaning the letters that I roommate left and I saw a letter that the bank was sending to me in March 7, saying I submitted W-8BEN because of my new Saving account, but they said they cannot process it, and will do the … We're excited to share that Upwork is launching two new initiatives, the 'Voices of Authority' video series, and the 'Back to Better' podcast. Submit Form W-8 BEN when requested by the withholding agent or payer whether or not you are claiming a reduced rate of, or exemption from, withholding. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. In geval van twijfel dient de lezer de officieel door de IRS gepubliceerde instruc - ties W-8BEN-E te raadplegen of advies in te winnen bij een fiscaal expert. To determine whether a particular FATCA status applies in your situation, please read the Hello, I am writing this thread because I am pretty confused about the form W-8BEN, I'll explain my case. I'm an international student who moved to the US 1 year ago (for college). Sep 13, 2016 01:14:27 PM 25576H); W-8 Supp. p. 1,2,4,5 (Cat. by wordt. However, under certain conditions a Form W-8BEN will remain in effect indefinitely until a change of circumstances occurs. We will soon update the JSS calculation process to exclude contracts that end without feedback. Join our Project Catalog to create project offerings that highlight your strengths, attract the right clients, and set yourself up to do your best work. (I am not able of using my country's banks for this kind of procedures because the economic problems we have, if it was not the case I would be lot easier without a doubt.