ROYALTY OWNERS GUIDE.

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Vaughn L.

Hugoton Basin, KS

ROYALTY OWNERS GUIDE.

Photo Credit

Vaughn L.

Hugoton Basin, KS

Royalty Owner’s Guide

Whether new to royalties or just new to Merit, this guide provides everything you need to manage your royalty relationship with us. Choose a topic to get started.

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All messages will be responded to within two business days.

Setting Up Your Account

Merit Energy has partnered with Oildex to offer online access to your account information and the option to sign up for Direct Deposit. To begin: Go to Oildex’s website Log in. You may have received a letter with your login and...

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Enrolling in Direct Deposit

Step 1: Complete the ACH Direct Deposit Authorization form on the Oildex account page. To set up direct deposit you must set-up an account at Oildex. Direct Deposit is available for US-based accounts only. Merit does not offer...

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Receiving Royalty Checks

A check is issued when the owner’s account has a balance of at least $100, except when state law directs otherwise. The royalty check schedule is as follows: Paper Check: Mailed on the 20th of each month. Direct Deposit:...

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Receiving a 1099 Form

Per IRS regulations, we are required to report working interest as non-employee compensation via a 1099 MISC form. 1099 MISC forms are mailed on January 31st.  To request a copy of your 1099 MISC form, or for questions about...

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Setting Up Joint Interest Billing

Setting Up Electronic Invoicing JIB invoices from Merit are available online through the EnergyLink website. Step 1: Follow the instructions from EnergyLink to create an account using information from a recent JIB invoice you...

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Unclaimed Property

Merit Energy Company makes a good faith attempt to return various forms of unclaimed property to the rightful owner or heirs by issuing due diligence letters, as set out in each states guidelines. For more information, click...

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