What is Mercari W-9 Tax Form?

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The Demise of Mercari UK and Steps Sellers Should Take Before It Closes

The Demise of Mercari UK and Steps Sellers Should Take Before It Closes

On December 18th, 2018 Mercari UK Announced that it will shut down its marketplace in the UK. 
SellerThink has put together a YouTube video of steps you should take if you sell on the Mercari UK app that will help you smoothly move to the next marketplace you intend to sell on and potentially bring some of your customers with you.

You will want to have all of your transactions completed by January 15, 2019, and any records a plan to keep saved by March 15, 2019.

In this video, Randy Dreammaker, host of SellerThink will present his theories of why the decision by Corporate Mercari in Japan, was made to close in UK, the kinds of information you should document for possible legal purposes, and his thoughts on the best way to help your past customers locate where you will be selling in the future.