Q: What state and federal reporting must a LLC do in Wyoming for hiring local and international independent contractors?
A: For hiring independent contractors in Wyoming, an LLC must typically provide them with IRS Form 1099-NEC if the LLC paid them $600 or more during the year. At the state level, Wyoming doesn't have an income tax, so there are no state tax reporting requirements for payments to independent contractors. For international independent contractors, it's essential to ensure compliance with IRS regulations, which might require withholding and reporting, depending on the contractor's tax residency and status.
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