Director Fee

Report the source and amount of your director fees, and report the source of your spouse’s director fees in Schedule A. 

Director Fee: Examples

For You

Schedule A

Report the total amount of your director fees during the reporting period if the amount is more than $200.

Block A: Provide the name of the source. If the entity is not a publicly traded company, also provide the entity’s line of business and location (city and state).

Block C: Write the word “director fees” followed by the exact amount of your fees in the column labeled “Other Income” on the right side of the page.

Tip: Check out the Frequently Asked Questions section if you do not receive your director fees in the form of cash.

For Your Spouse

Schedule A

Report your spouse’s director fees only if your spouse received more than $1,000 during the reporting period.

Do not provide the amount of income. Instead, write “spouse’s director fees” in the “Other Income” column.

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This guide is not intended to provide investment advice, and you should not rely on statements in this guide when making investment decisions.