If you win a contest on Squadhelp, you are required to provide us your W-9 information. Form W-9 is the IRS form and contains your taxpayer identification number. By submitting a W-9, you are certifying that the tax id number you are providing is correct and accurate.
Squadhelp will issue 1099 tax forms to all US based contestants who win more than $600 within a tax year. We are required to report this information to IRS.