As a payment processing entity (PSE), YapStone is required by the IRS to report gross sales volume for any merchant processing more than 200 transactions AND $20,000 in volume per year (Please note lower threshold for the States of Vermont and Massachusetts). You can think of the 1099-K like the W-2 that your employer issues to you and reports to the IRS every year. Informational reporting is the IRS’s method of encouraging increased voluntary tax compliance.
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- I don’t want a 1099-K, I already report my income to the IRS – why do you need to report as well?
- You’ve issued my 1099-K to my LLC, but my LLC was not set up until June 30 of last year. I need the volume split between my SSN and my LLC’s EIN
- You’ve issued the 1099-K form to me as an individual, but I have separate LLCs set up for my listings/properties
- What do I do if I think my Form 1099-K is incorrect?
- What do I do with the information on Form 1099-K?
- What if my TIN or Legal Name is different than what the IRS has?
- How is “Legal Name” defined?
- Why is the 1099-K amount so much higher than the amount of my deposits for the year?
- How is the “gross amount” defined on the 1099-K?
- What is the purpose 1099-K reporting?