Tax Season News: Businesses have until Feb. 1 deadline to provide Forms 1099-MISC and 1099-NEC to recipients
Last updated 1/20/2021 at 9:48am
WASHINGTON − The Internal Revenue Service today reminded businesses and other payors that the revised Form 1099-MISC, Miscellaneous Income and the new Form 1099-NEC, Nonemployee Compensation, must be furnished to most recipients by Feb. 1, 2021.
Redesigned Form 1099-MISC
The IRS revised Form 1099-MISC for the 2020 tax year to accommodate the creation of a new Form 1099-NEC. The redesigned 1099-MISC has different box numbers for reporting certain income. Businesses must send Form 1099-MISC to recipients by Feb. 1, 2021, and file it with the IRS by March 1 (March 31 if filing electronic...