What is Mercari W-9 Tax Form?

Mercari W9 What is Mercari 1099K? W9? Am I an individual or Business on Mercari?  Do I have to give Mercari my Social Security Number or ITIN?  Going into 2022 everything changed, and while I hate to be critical or political, the changes impacting online sellers going forward are significant enough, that I have to give credit to those who deserve the credit, even if that means being political.   (Please Note: The information provided is in no way intended to act as legal tax advice. You should confirm any information with your state agencies, the IRS website, or a tax consultant.) You may have read in the news or heard in the news, that Joe Biden and the House Majority in Congress under Nancy Pelosi, have proposed giving the IRS the authority to be mandatorily informed by banks and financial institutions notification and details about all transfers and deposits of any money over $600.   Of course rational moderates and conservatives within both the republican and democrat parties rejec

Protecting Your Phone Number While Selling Online

How to protect yourself and your phone number from being abused, when selling online.

A frequent question and concern on #Facebook groups is the safety concern that happens when #eBay gives out your phone number to a person you sold something to.

It's way to easy for a customer to click a link on eBay and be given your phone number.
If you are an individual selling on eBay or anywhere online, or a sole proprietor, then you probably do not have the luxury of having a business phone, receptionist or customer service representative working for you.

So in this video, on YouTube, I take a moment to share how you can protect yourself, look professional, and do it all for free, so you never have to give out your home phone or cell phone number again to either the company you sell online with like eBay, Ebluejay, Etsy, Amazon, Storenvy, Shopify or where ever; and you never have to worry about a stalker or lonely customer wasting your time. 

Randy Dreammaker
YouTube Channel