Before paying the commission...
The U.S. Government requires members to provide La Casa Karuna with a tax form.
Any individual/entity earning money from La Casa Karuna, a United States of America company, must complete one of the following forms prior to receiving payment. The forms simply state where the individual/entity resides and pays their taxes.
- US citizen or resident:
If you are a citizen of the U.S.A. or reside in the U.S.A., you must complete, sign, and return to us a Form W-9.*
- Foreign citizen:
If you reside outside of the U.S., you must complete, sign, and return a Form W-8BEN to us.
* This information is only used if the person is from the US. and pay $600 USD or more during a tax year, to report these payments to the Internal Revenue Service using a 1099 form.
Submit your completed form
When you complete your form, create a ticket and attach the file.
Your data has changed
If your taxpayer number, social security number, citizenship status, or withholding tax-exempt status has changed since the last time you submitted a form to us, please create a ticket and submit a new form. It is your responsibility to notify La Casa Karuna when details have changed on your tax form.
This video explains how to complete a W8-BEN tax form and is provided here for educational purposes only. If you're unclear on IRS tax forms, we recommend getting professional advice.
This video explains how to complete a W9 tax form and is provided here for educational purposes only. If you're unclear on IRS tax forms, we recommend getting professional advice.