Visit your local IRS office and request 1099 forms in person. Find out where your local IRS office is by searching the IRS website under the “Contact My Local Office” link. Go to the library and look for the forms in the lobby where other materials such as free newspapers are located.What is a 1099 form and who gets one?
A 1099 form is a tax document filed by an organization or individual that paid you during the tax year. "Employees get W-2s. This is the equivalent of a W-2 for a person that's not an employee," says Debbie Oster, certified public accountant and director of tax compliance at Margolin, Winer & Evens in Garden City, New York.Where do you get 1099 form?
Obtain a 1099-MISC form from the IRS or another reputable source. You can ask the IRS to send you the necessary form by calling 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676) or navigating to their online ordering page. You can also buy 1099-MISC forms at your local office supply store, although most only come in batches of 25 or 50.What information is needed for 1099?
Each 1099 needs your business name, address, phone number and employer identification number. For the independent contractor, you need his Social Security number, address, and the amount paid.