Before you can set up a vendor in QuickBooks Desktop, turn on the 1099-MISC feature:
|Note: The Print 1099s/1096 option appears only when you activate the 1099 miscellaneous feature in QuickBooks Desktop.|
Select Edit and then Preferences on the Toolbar.
From the left select Tax: 1099.
Select the Company Preferences tab.
Next to Do you file 1099-MISC forms? select Yes.
- Select OK to save the preference.