You can take advantage of your office or home based software to file taxes.
Software for different levels of tax difficulty is available and you might find some free on line tax filing software.
One reason that I say this is the case of a 1099 form. You can not download one and use it. The government forbids it because the red ink isn't useful for their own purposes. So use tax filing software or file on line.
This 1099-MISC is commonly used for several purposes.
One example: If you pay a person who is a sole proprietor more than $600.00 in a year for work or services you must file the form 1099-MISC, etc. See the 1099 Misc Instructions.
General Instructions for Certain Information Returns - 1099-G.
Forms 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922, 5498 and W-2G) This covers some new topics like truncated recipient social security numbers, and when you can use them, etc. Read more about the
This is the instructions for Forms 1099 A and form 1099 C
It addresses information about acquisition or abandoned or secured property for each borrower that is related to whether you lend money in connection with your trade or business etc.
For changes in corporate control, and capital structure situations that you have gotten involved in file this Form 1099-CAP. Read the instructions for Form 1099-CAP
"Any broker that holds shares on behalf of a customer in a corporation that the broker knows or has reason to know based on readily available information has engaged in a transaction of acquisition or control of substantial change in capital structure must file Form 1099-B unless the customer is an exempt recipient...etc."
1099-DIV is used when dividends and distributions are filed. The form is about filing for dividends paid out and distributions. You have to file the Form 1099-DIV if the amount is $10 or more. ...read more. Read these instructions for 1099-DIV.
The Form 1099-R is used for distributions from pensions, annuities, retirement, profit-sharing plans, IRAs, insurance contracts, etc. The Form 5498 is available here, as well. Read about both the Form 1099-SA and Form 5498 SA with Instructions.
A lot of folks panic when they are asked to fill out a W9 form.
My first episode with one left me with a feeling of confusion because I did not read the instructions to be sure of what I was doing.
I just had at it without reading anything and it was overwhelming - never again.
Take a little time to read the instructions and it is very simple to deal with.
Now when I fill one out I simply do it in about a minute.
It gets very simple to deal with these and if you do them often enough it is a breeze!