What is the 1099-MISC form and why did I receive one?

Crypto.com may be required to issue to you a Form 1099-MISC, Miscellaneous Income if you are a U.S. citizen who has earned USD $600 or more in rewards from Crypto.com, during the previous calendar year from Staking, Earn, Referrals, or certain other activities. As required by law, Crypto.com will also provide a copy of your Form 1099-MISC to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.

What should I do with Form 1099-MISC?

Please review U.S. Internal Revenue Service guidance or consult with an experienced
professional tax advisor regarding how you should use the information provided on
Form 1099-MISC and record-keeping guidelines.

When can I expect to receive the 1099-Misc?

If your transaction activity met the $600 threshold and your transaction activity was
subject to reporting on Form 1099-MISC, you should receive a copy of the form on
January 31st or before that.

How will the 1099-Misc form be sent - by email or mail?

You will receive an email from [email protected] to the latest email
address that we have on record. Follow the link to download a copy of your Form
1099-MISC. If you have not received one, please check your email's spam or junk
folder. Please note this email will not contain an anti-phishing code.

How do I check my transaction history?

Your transaction history can be downloaded directly from the app.


What do I do if I think my Form 1099-Misc is incorrect?

If you believe the information on Form 1099-MISC is incorrect or you should have
received a Form 1099-MISC and did not, or the form has been issued in error, or you have a question relating to the form or information included on it, contact Crypto.com via in-app chat.


Important Notice: Crypto.com does not provide tax advice. This FAQ has been prepared for informational purposes only, not as a recommendation or advice. Please consult an experienced professional tax advisor regarding your personal tax situation.

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