Some of the most common questions we get from freelancers pertain to payments. All freelancers on the platform are considered independent contractors, and payment is delivered on a set schedule. Check out what this video has to say about matters regarding freelance finances. You can also check out our freelancer FAQ section for even more detailed info.
All of our freelancers are independent contractors responsible for their own tax filings. Even if Uncle Sam doesn't know what you write, you can bet that he knows where you live.
You'll be paid twice a month through PayPal for all orders approved by clients. Payments are batched up on the 15th and the end of each month. So please allow for seven to 11 days for PayPal processing.
You can also request early payment on demand for a small fee of $7 with each withdrawal.
Depending on how much you earn each year, PayPal may or may not issue you a 1099. And you can take a look at the FAQs for more details on payments and processing.