Having waited the obligatory 60 days after the qualifying amount of royalties for sales of my book, I’m disappointed that I still haven’t been paid my meagre sum. It is over the £10 lower limit. I have yet to get to the bottom of the problem.
However during investigations I came across an alarming article about sales royalties in Amazon.com if you are a foreigner, like me. Apparently unless I wish to be taxed in America I may have to jump through a series of pot holes including phoning the American tax office. Then fill in a form and send it to America etc. See link below.
Apparently Amazon cannot link your sales from across its sites into one easy payment. There are even horrific tales of a cheque being sent which the British Banks then want to charge you lots of money to cash from dollars to pounds.
I think I need to do a little more investigating and keep you posted!