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W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E Upwork says to complete this. Is it a must for every freelancer?

W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E Upwork says to complete this. Is it a must for every freelancer? if is it a must then my question is, why this is a must for us? Can anyone explain?

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LuiggiR
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Hello Md Rakibul,

 

The Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E is required to confirm that you're not a U.S. taxpayer and that Upwork isn't required to withhold taxes from your earnings. You can read this help article to learn more.

~ Luiggi
Upwork

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LuiggiR
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Hello Md Rakibul,

 

The Form W-8BEN or W-8BEN-E is required to confirm that you're not a U.S. taxpayer and that Upwork isn't required to withhold taxes from your earnings. You can read this help article to learn more.

~ Luiggi
Upwork
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