By becoming a W2 professional with Instawork, you will have access to all the gigs you are used to seeing in the app, plus additional gigs being offered by some new big partners! 

To start seeing these gigs within the app, the first thing you will need to do is complete the W2 Onboarding such as the image below (Please be sure to update your email address within the app). 

Once you have completed your forms, we will send an email to the person that you identified  as your authorized representative to verify correctness of the forms.  You will also receive an email from our partner evident to complete a background check which opens up even more gig! 

How do I start the onboarding?
Within the app, navigate to the profile section. Once there, scroll down to the bottom until you see W2 Onboarding. Click W2 Onboarding to begin the forms.

What are the benefits of W2 gigs?

  • You will get access to hundreds of additional gigs from new partners. MORE GIGS = MORE $$$
  • We will withhold taxes for you which means less stress and confusion during tax season

What forms will I be completing?
You will be completing all the forms you normally would for any new job that you are starting such as an I9 form 

Who can I use as a an authorized representative?
Any non family member over the age of 18 can be your authorized representative.

Do I need anything to complete these forms?
All you will need are the forms of identification identified on the I9 Form. Use this guide to make sure you are providing the proper forms of identification needed as well as the correct issuing authority.  

How will I know if the forms are completed?
Once you have completed the forms, you will see pending under the W2 onboarding section of the app. Once your account has been activated for W2, you will see gigs listed in the app as normal but will also say W2 next to the pay.

How much will I be paid for these gigs?
Just like all other gigs, you will see the pay for W2 gigs listed in the app but as a W2 gig, we will be be withholding taxes from the pay rate you see in the app.

When will I be paid for these gigs?
Payments for W2 gigs come deposited every Friday.

If you have any additional questions. Please feel free to reach out to us!

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