Do I need to share this payment with my publisher and/or co-authors? Writers are not required to share this payment, but writers' agents are obliged to pass on payments to their clients. Related articles Why is there no title information on my remittance? PAYG has been deducted from my payment and I have an ABN, How do I get that money back? Who is entitled to a payment in this distribution? Where does the money come from? If I am not the sole rightsholder, do I need to share my payments with my co-authors and/or my publisher?