Form 1099 MISC - Deadline

Updated on January 26, 2023 - 10:30 am by TaxBandits

Form 1099-MISC is used to report miscellaneous payments made to individuals or businesses during the year. Failing to file Form 1099-MISC before the deadline might result in IRS penalties. Like other 1099 forms, the Form 1099-MISC deadline varies based on the filing methods.

The following topics will cover more about the due date for Form 1099-MISC and more.

In this article, we cover the following topics:

1. When is Form 1099 MISC due?

The Form 1099 MISC recipient copy deadline is January 31, 2024. If you are reporting payments in box 8 or 10, the due date is February 15, 2024. If you choose to file paper forms, the deadline is February 28, 2024. The electronic filing deadline is on April 01, 2024 for the 2023 tax year.

Recipient copy January 31, 2024

If you are reporting payments in boxes 8 or 10 of Form 1099-MISC, the deadline to distribute copies is February 15, 2024. TaxBandits offers Postal Mailing and Online Access to recipient copies!

Paper filing February 28, 2024

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E-filing April 01, 2024

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2. What are the Filing Requirements for Form 1099 MISC?

The following data is required to file 1099-MISC online:

  • Business Information such as EIN/SSN, Business Name, Address
  • Recipient Information such as EIN/SSN, Business Name, Address
  • Amounts paid to the recipient
  • Federal income tax withheld if any
  • State and local information such as State number, taxes withheld if any

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3. How to file 1099 MISC Online?

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  • Step 1: Signup and enter the business details
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  • Step 3: Review the Form Summary and make any required corrections
  • Step 4: Transmit your Form 1099 MISC

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4. What are the 1099-MISC late filing penalties?

Generally, the IRS will charge a penalty if you fail to file your Form 1099-MISC on time and cannot show any reasonable cause for the failure to file. In addition, you could be imposed with an additional penalty charge if you fail to provide copies of the form to payees on time.

The penalty rate for late filing form 1099 MISC will vary based on the time you filed the return.

Time Limit Minimum Maximum

Filed within 30 days


$630,500 per year ($220,500 for small businesses)

After 30 days and before August 1


$630,500 per year ($220,500 for small businesses)

After August 1


$3,783,000 per year ($1,261,000 for small businesses)

Intentional Disregard


No limits

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5. Why choose TaxBandits as your filing solution for 1099 MISC?

TaxBandits is an IRS-authorized e-file provider known for offering an e-filing solution for various businesses and tax professionals, aiming to streamline their tax filing process. E-filing your Form 1099-MISC with TaxBandits is simple and straightforward. We offer various features, such as bulk upload capabilities to file multiple returns at once, TIN matching, and an internal audit check for accurate tax filing.

With TaxBandits, you can file with both federal and state agencies, grant your recipient online access to form copies, or choose to mail your recipient copies.

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