According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), you must file and pay taxes on all income earned from all sources, including income received from babysitting. This includes amounts paid to you through Chime.
For more information on filing and paying your taxes, we recommend you visit the IRS website at and/or consult a tax professional. We also recommend checking out this article that speaks specifically on income earned from babysitting.
Will you send me a tax form (1099 or W-2)?
Since you are self-employed, you will not receive any tax forms from Chime (either 1099 or W-2), but if you’d like a full download of your earnings simply reference your dashboard or reach out to our team and we’ll get you taken care of.