I am a US citizen living outside of the US which tax form should I fill out? I have not paid US taxes, I don't earn income in the US nor do I live or own anything in the US.
Based on the instruction on the W-8BEN if you are a US citizen you should fill out a W-9. Your income from Patreon may be subject to 1099 reporting. Please see the W-8BEN form for more instructions. To determine your tax responsibilities please consult with a tax professional.
What is a USA tax identification number?
- For USA creators who are individuals/persons: the tax ID is your social security number.
- For USA creators who are corporations, partnerships, LLC or other type of entity, the tax ID is your Federal Employer Identification Number (FEID).
- For non-US-persons (international creators), the USA tax identification number is not required.