IRS FORM 1099-INT, Interest Income

IRS Form 1099-INT is used to report income from interest greater than ten dollars on a yearly basis. The Form 1099-INT must be furnished both to the recipient of the interest income as well as filed with the IRS (Internal Revenue Service) annually.

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Interest Income

Interest income is a term that companies use to show interest that is earned on cash that is temporarily held via certificates of deposit (CDs), savings accounts and other investments. Interest is earned in addition to the initial cash investment and is therefore reported separately. Interest income is commonly reported to the IRS/SSA via IRS 1099 INT Form.

Recipients of IRS Form 1099-INT

When you receive a IRS 1099 INT form you are required to file it as part of your income tax returns for the tax year referenced. Form 1099-INT is provided to recipients of interest income and must be filed by both the payer and payee with the IRS/SSA. The payer files Form 1099-INT directly with the IRS/SSA, provides the 1099-INT form to the payee who is then required to report the income personally.

IRS Form 1099-INT Due Dates

The due date to file Form 1099-INT with the IRS (Internal Revenue Service) / SSA (Social Security Administration) for the 2015 tax year is February 29, 2016 if filing on paper. If you choose to E-File 1099-INT, the due date to be filed with the SSA/IRS is March 31, 2016 for the tax year 2015. Form 1099-INT must be provided to recipients by February 1, 2016 for the 2015 tax year regardless of if you are E-Filing or paper filing the forms.

IRS Authorized E-File Provider

When filing your IRS 1099 INT form with the IRS/SSA it is important that you choose an IRS Authorized E-File provider. IRS Authorized E-File providers go through a stringent process with the IRS to become certified to submit the E-Filed forms along with verification of the security of the filing software. E-Filing your IRS 1099 INT form with an IRS Authorized E-File provider helps to ensure that your forms go directly to the IRS/SSA and that your information submitted via Form 1099 INT is done so in a secure manner. ExpressIrsForms under is an IRS Authorized E-File Provider for many different IRS forms including Form 1099-INT, 1099-MISC, 1099-DIV, 1099-R, W-9, Form W-2 and extension 8809.

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Form 1099-INT can be filed both on paper or electronically with the IRS / SSA. E-Filing IRS 1099-INT Form is the easiest method of filing. If you have 250 or more 1099-INT forms to file you are required to E-File with the IRS/SSA. When you E-File IRS 1099 INT with ExpressIrsForms you receive confirmation as soon as the IRS/SSA has accepted your forms and can edit and re-submit any forms that are rejected by the IRS/SSA.

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