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Albania VAT for clients

Albania requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Albania if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on good...

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Armenia VAT for clients

Armenia requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Armenia if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on good...

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Australian GST for clients

Australia requires Upwork to collect goods and services tax (GST) and remit it to Australia's government unless you have provided a valid Australian Business Number (ABN) and ac...

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Canada Indirect Taxes for Clients

Upwork collects Goods and Services Tax (GST) on purchases and fees from clients in Canada, as required by law. Canada’s GST is a value-added tax, a type of sales tax. The Canadi...

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Colombia VAT for clients

Colombia requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Colombia if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on go...

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Georgia VAT for clients

Georgia requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Georgia if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on good...

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India GST for clients

India requires Upwork to collect goods and services tax (GST) and remit it to India’s government unless we have a valid Goods and Services Tax Identification Number (GSTIN) on f...

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Kenya VAT for Clients

Kenya requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Kenya. VAT is a tax on goods or services, including our services to you, and rem...

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Malaysia SST for Clients

Malaysia requires Upwork to collect sales and services tax, or SST, and remit the tax to the government of Malaysia. SST is a tax on goods or services, including our services to...

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Nigeria VAT for Clients

Nigeria requires us to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Nigeria. VAT is a tax on goods or services, including Upwork’s services to you, an...

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Norway VAT for clients

Norway requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Norway if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on goods ...

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Serbia VAT for Clients

Serbia requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Serbia. VAT is a tax on goods or services, including our services to you, and r...

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Singapore GST for clients

Singapore requires Upwork to collect goods and services tax, or GST, and remit the tax to the government of Singapore if we do not have a valid GST ID on file for you. GST is a ...

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South Africa VAT for Clients

South Africa requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of South Africa. VAT is a tax on goods or services, including our services t...

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Switzerland VAT for Clients

Switzerland requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Switzerland. VAT is a tax on goods or services, including our services to ...

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Tax Information - For Clients

In this article: Introduction Links to tax articles, organized by country Introduction Countries and jurisdictions where you live or do business may charge taxes that apply t...

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The United Arab Emirates VAT for clients

The UAE requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of the UAE if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on good...

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Turkey VAT for clients

Turkey requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Turkey if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on goods ...

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U.S. Sales Tax for Clients

Sales tax in the United States is a tax levied by the government on the sale of goods and services within the country. Our collection of state and local sales tax varies dependi...

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Ukraine Indirect Taxes for Clients

Looking for information on Ukrainian freelancer taxes? Go here. To comply with new Ukrainian tax laws, Upwork collects tax on certain transactions. The good news is that we won...

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Value Added Tax (VAT) Collection for Clients in Mexico

Are you a freelancer looking for information about VAT? Go here to learn more. Starting this June, we will begin collecting the Value Added Tax, or VAT, on the Upwork fees tha...

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Vietnam VAT for clients

Vietnam requires Upwork to collect value-added tax, or VAT, and remit the tax to the government of Vietnam if we do not have a valid VAT ID on file for you. VAT is a tax on good...

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