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What is IRS Form 1099-DIV?

Dividends and Distributions Form 1099-DIV Overview

Form 1099-DIV is a yearly tax statement provided by banks and other financial institutions to investors to report dividends and other distributions to taxpayers and to the IRS. This form includes income from capital gains and exempt interest dividends over $10. This information is provided to both the payee and IRS.

Form 1099-DIV 2016 Tax Year Deadlines

There are three important deadlines to remember when filing Form 1099-DIV:
1099-DIV Due to Recipient

Due to Recipient by

February 1st

1099-DIV Paper File

Paper File 1099-DIV to IRS by

February 28th

1099-DIV E-File

E-File 1099-DIV to IRS by

March 31st

Required Information for E-Filing FORM 1099-DIV

  • Payer Details: Name, EIN, and Address
  • Recipient Details: Name, EIN/Social Security, and Address
  • Federal Details: Federal Income and Federal Tax Withheld
  • State Filing Details: State Income, Payer State Number, and State Tax Withheld
IRS Form 1099-DIV 2017

STEPS TO E-File 1099-DIV Return Online

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  • Select New 1099-DIV Form
  • Enter Payer Details
  • Enter Recipient Details
  • Enter Amounts
  • Pay and Transmit Return Directly to IRS

1099-DIV Extension Form 8809

Need More time to report your Form 1099-DIV?

If you’re unable to file Form 1099-DIV on time, you can apply for an automatic 30-day extension of time to file by completing Form 8809 by your original due date. E-file and receive approval within an hour.

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IRS Penalties for Tax Form 1099-DIV

Failure to File and Pay Required Taxes for Form 1099-DIV

A penalty will be enforced if the filer fails to file by deadline, include all required information, or if the filer files a return containing incorrect information or on paper when required to e-file. Penalty amounts are based on the size of the organization and the date the Form 1099-DIV is actually filed. Penalty amounts range from $30 to $1,500,000.

Form 1099-Correction

Use 1099-Corrections to Amend Originally Filed 1099

This form is used to correct incorrect recipient details previously filed on Form 1099. This form may also be used to correct

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Form 1099-DIV State Filings

E-File Form 1099-DIV with IRS and State Departments

Depending on your state requirements you may need to file Form 1099-DIV to the applicable state department. If the state is apart of the Combined Federal/State Filing the IRS will forward the original and corrected forms to the state free of charge.

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