Create an Account
Sign into Kindle Direct Publishing using your existing Amazon login information.
Don't have an Amazon Account?
Click “Sign up” from the KDP homepage, provide your e-mail address and select “I am a new customer.” Then enter your first and last name and a secure password to get started.
Company/Publisher InformationEnter your first and last name or the name of your publishing company and the mailing address you want us to use for tax reporting purposes and royalty payments, if "check" is your chosen payment method.
Tax InformationU.S. tax regulations require Amazon to collect information about your tax status under U.S. law using our short online tax interview accessible from the KDP Account page. We must receive and validate your tax identity information before you can update existing books or publish new books in the Kindle store.The interview guides you through a step-by-step process gathering all necessary information required to establish your tax identity. Tax withholding and specific requirements vary based on whether you are a U.S. Publisher or non-U.S. Publisher.
Follow these steps to begin our online Tax Interview:
1. Sign into your KDP Account at http://kdp.amazon.com
2. Click on the link found in the top right of the page called “(Your Name)’s Account”
3. Scroll down to the “Tax Information” section
4. Click the button to “Complete Tax Information” Answer all questions and enter all information requested during the interview. You may retake the interview anytime your information or circumstances change.
Read more here about the tax requirements.
Payment InformationChoose the method of payment you prefer for each of Amazon's distribution channels. In order to receive electronic payments for your sales, please enter your bank account information. To add an account or edit an existing one, click "Add or edit account." If you do not set up a bank account, your royalties will be paid by check in the default currency of the marketplace where the sale took place. Be sure your royalty payment settings are correct, as your currency selection will be used to calculate your royalties.
Your available payment options are based on the location of your bank account. Please click the links below to see the available payment methods for your preferred location.
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