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#1 Posted on 10.10.06 1618.11
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I wasn't sure exactly how to title this thread, but here is my issue. I won a cbs-sportsline fantasy baseball league and to claim my winnings I have to fill out this form ... Click Here (

It seems to ask for a lot of information. Is it fishing for extra information? I do want to claim the money, so if I have to fill it all out then so be it. I'm just curious if anyone knows anything more about these before I go and fill it out.


(edited by BigDaddyLoco on 10.10.06 1719)
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#2 Posted on 10.10.06 2030.52
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Going off of the domain, it certainly looks legit, if that's what you were worried about. How much did you win? It could just be a legal issue, as far as that goes.
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#3 Posted on 11.10.06 0840.10
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I wouldn't mind filling the form out, except for the SS#. I don't doubt their intentions, just their security. Maybe they would accept a photocopy of your driver's license instead? It wouldn't hurt to look back at the rules of the game and see if they listed any particular information as a requirement.

edit: Never mind. Dr. Dirt explained why they need the SS#. I would do it, but I wouldn't have to like it....

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#4 Posted on 11.10.06 1129.20
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They are going to send in a 1099 (think that's the #) and need your SSN for the IRS. The started asking for that at the state fair here so you have to report any winnings on your taxes. Our daughter won $82 (won the youth bread division) and they wont cut a check unless they have the SSN. So my daughter's win will bump us up a bracket.

By the way congratulations!
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#5 Posted on 11.10.06 1804.15
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That makes sense, thanks for the info.
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