CALS Financial Group to meet on Sept. 30

What are W-8BEN’s and W-9’s, and when do they need to be attached to a purchasing document?

Get answers at the next meeting of the CALS Financial Group, which is set for Thursday, September 30th at 1:00 PM in room 6201 Microbial Sciences.

Our guest speaker will be Jose Carus, from Accounting Services, to discuss W-8BEN and W-9’s. Jose is the tax compliance manager for campus, as well as the international tax form expert. He will be available to answer questions about what federal forms should be used when paying an individual or vendor.

If you have any questions to ask Jose before his visit or you can’t join us on the 30th, please email Sandy Fowler the question(s) at

The October meeting is  tentatively set for Thursday 28th in room 6201 Microbial Sciences. The topic is TBA.