Ambassador Onboarding - Step 2: Completing the W-9 Tax Form

Now that you're all set up on Kickbooster, we need to ensure that we can properly account for the affiliate commissions you will be earning. To do this, we will need an IRS W-9 form. This article details what a W-9 is, why it is required, and how you can access/complete/return the form. 

What is a W-9 and why do I need to complete one?

A W-9 is the most commonly used tax form for business–contractor arrangements. We require this form for internal accounting purposes and your information will not be sent to the IRS.

What information do I need to provide?

To complete the W-9, you will need to provide your full name (as shown on your income tax return), business name (if applicable), federal tax classification, address, social security number, and certifying signature.

Where do I find a W-9 tax form?

A PDF version of the W-9 tax form can be found on here -

How should I complete and return my W-9?

After downloading the W-9 PDF, you can use the free Adobe PDF Reader tool to digitally add the required information and your signature.

Alternatively, you could print the PDF, complete it by hand, and then take a picture or scan of the completed document.

After completing the W-9 document, you can simply email it to

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