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Should I be filling out form W-9 for somebody I sold used equipment to?

I sold about $3,500 worth of used lighting equipment to a local business last year. I'm not a business, just an individual. I just received an email from them asking me to fill out a W9 form for ...
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Taxes on Selling a Classic Automobile

When I was in high school, my father-having just had a heart attack-gifted me a classic automobile. This year, he passed away and I ended up selling the car. (The car has been in my name now for ...
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Is it worth the trouble to enter a contest with a non-cash prize?

Currently Nikon is holding a digital film-making contest. The top prize is $17k worth of professional Nikon photo equipment. The problem is I assume the tax on this stuff will be approximately 5.5k. ...
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Selling items and exporting/posting to Africa, good idea or a potential nightmare?

I'm having a clear out, to try to raise some funds to pay off some credit cards I'm currenlty selling a PC on eBay, and have been contact by a few buys from Africa (Zambia if it makes any difference) ...