1099 vs W-2
Before you pay a contractor, you'll need to know the compliance rules for paying workers.Take the 1099/W-2 Quiz.
Log completed work
When you pay a contractor for labor, you'll need to track it on a 1099 to stay compliant.
Separate vendor expenses
If you pay a contractor or vendor for equipment rental, you track it as a separate expense.
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Prepare tax forms
We'll walk you through how to map your contractor payments to the correct boxes on the 1099 tax form.
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Print and mail 1099 forms
Purchase official 1099 forms within QuickBooks and print them directly from your printer. If you choose to print and file 1099 forms by mail, remember that they are due to the IRS by February 29.
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