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IR35 — Off-Payroll Working Rules

As of April 6, 2021, new tax rules are in effect for certain self-employed individuals in the United Kingdom and some of their clients. IR35, also known as the Off-Payroll Worki...

Mexican Income Tax Withholding

  While Upwork is your home for work, we know that your physical home could be anywhere in the 180+ countries where we operate. Because each country has its own rules and regula...

Sales Tax (US)

Note: As of October 1, 2021, Upwork may be required to collect these taxes from: District of Columbia, Hawaii, Maryland, New Mexico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and...

Indian Tax Deducted at Source (TDS) or Withholding Tax

Upwork’s network reaches over 180 countries around the world. Because each country has its own rules and regulations, some users have taxes that are specific to where they live ...

Indian GST

Upwork’s network reaches over 180 countries around the world. Because each country has its own rules and regulations, some users have taxes that are specific to where they live ...

Report Income from Upwork

If you're a freelancer whom the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) defines as a “U.S. Person” and earn money working with your client through Upwork, you need to report this income ...

Form W-9

It’s that time of year again, Tax Season! Do you have questions about how US taxes work for freelancers? Interested in learning about possible deductions and cost savings on you...

Form W-8BEN

The Form W-8BEN is a form used to confirm you’re not a U.S. taxpayer and that Upwork is not required to withhold taxes from your earnings. For record-keeping purposes, Upwork re...

Value Added Tax (VAT) on Freelancer Fees

Value Added Tax, or VAT, is a consumption tax assessed on Upwork’s supply of digital services. Upwork charges VAT to freelancers and agencies in certain countries unless specifi...

Australian GST

Upwork will charge the Goods and Services Tax (GST) to freelancers and agencies in Australia starting July 1, 2017, unless you provide a valid Australian Business Number (ABN) a...

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