You can file electronically through the Filing Information Returns Electronically System (FIRE System); however, you must have software that can produce a file in the proper format according to Pub. 1220. 1099online.com is that software for you. With our advanced, secure and user friendly navigation process, you can file and submit your returns to the IRS quickly and we’ll make sure that you receive your IRS acceptance confirmation via secure e-mail as soon as the IRS accepts it.
|1099 to recipients||February 1, 2022|
|Paper filing deadline||March 1, 2022|
|Electronic filing deadline||March 31, 2022|
|1042-S to recipients||March 15, 2022|
|Paper filing deadline||March 15, 2022|
|Electronic filing deadline||March 15, 2022|
You can get an automatic 30-day extension of time to file by completing Form 8809, Application for Extension of Time to File Information Returns. The form may be submitted on paper, or through the FIRE system either as a fill-in form or an electronic file. No signature or explanation is required for the extension. However, you must file Form 8809 by the due date of the returns in order to get the 30-day extension.
As soon as you know that a 30-day extension of time to file is needed, file Form 8809.