1099 & W-2 Filing Deadlines for Business
FEDERAL 1099 & W-2 FILING DEADLINES for 2020
February 1, 2021
Recipient copies mailed for 2020 tax year for all 1099s and W2s.
IRS/SSA Copy A e-filed or mailed for W2 forms and new 1099-NEC Forms for non-employee compensation.
March 1, 2021
IRS/SSA Copy A paper forms are due for all other 1099 forms.
March 31, 2021
E-file Copy A forms with the IRS/SSA for all other 1099 forms.
STATE 1099 & W-2 FILING DEADLINES
Most states have the same deadlines as federal filing.
Many, however, require additional Reconciliation Forms, which vary by state. Refer to your state’s requirements for details.
W-2 and 1099 E-filing is accepted by most states.