How to correct the payer Name and/or EIN in 1099s?
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Applicable To
94X 1099 W-2 ACA W-4

You need to send a letter to the IRS with the corrected payer Name and/or TIN. You DO NOT have to reissue any corrected 1099s to your recipients.

To prepare the letter in TaxBandits:

  • Click Start New >> Form >> 1099/1098 Corrections. 
  • Select Tax Year and click Continue under Correct 1099/5498/1098 Payer Details.
  • Select the Business and correct the Payer Name and/or TIN by selecting the required check box. Provide the corrected information.
  • Click the Generate button to download the letter, sign it, and mail it to the address below.

Internal Revenue Service 
230 Murall Drive, Mail Stop 4360 
Kearneysville, WV 25430

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