How do I correct both dollar amounts and recipient information on a 1099?

  1. From Your Filing Home, click on the Form Filing History button.
  2. Click on the Make Corrections paper and pencil icon next to the batch containing the form to be corrected.
  3. Choose one option that has been previously recorded incorrectly.  (Either wrong recipient TIN, name, and/or address or wrong amount or filing.)
  4. Locate the form that needs to be corrected and check the box next to their name.  Select Next.
  5. Select the Edit link next to the form in Forms in Progress.
  6. Make the necessary corrections and click Save and then Next.
  7. Proceed through the checkout process to completely file the corrected 1099 form.
  8. Return to Your Filing Home and click on the Form Filing History button again.
  9. Select the Make Corrections paper and pencil icon next to the new batch just submitted that contained the first corrected form.
  10. Choose the correction type button.  (Either wrong recipient TIN, name, and/or address or wrong amount or filing.)
  11. Locate the form that needs to be corrected and check the box next to their name.  Select Next.
  12. Select the Edit link next to the form in Forms in Progress.
  13. Make the second correction as needed and click Save and then Next.
  14. Proceed through the checkout process and file the second corrected 1099 form.

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