What is Form 1099-MISC?

When a company pays miscellaneous income to an individual, it must file Form 1099-MISC to the IRS and also issue a copy to the individual. This form provides information on a wide range of income types. U.S. taxpayers are required to report 1099-MISC income on their tax returns.


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