In accordance with tax laws, Medscape is required to send Tax Form 1099 to anyone who has reached or exceeded the $600 claimed honoraria threshold per calendar year.
We will require a completed W-9 form as soon as one attempts to claim over $500 within a calendar year.
- Member has earned $500 about to claim $50 =will be prompted with W9 form
- Member has earned $400 about to claim $50 =will NOT be prompted with W9 form
- Member has earned $480 about to claim $25 =will be prompted with W9 form
If you have any questions regarding the total honoraria you have earned this calendar year and/or other tax-related questions, please get in touch with us via the Contact Us button on this page.
Update: 2018 1099 forms were mailed 1/22/19. The 2019 1099 mailing date will post here by Feb of 2020.