How to Generate 1099 in QuickBooks - Askaccountings

by Khushi Gupta marketing

Generating 1099 forms in QuickBooks is a crucial task for businesses, especially when dealing with vendors and independent contractors. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you through the process:

How to Generate 1099 in QuickBooks:

Step 1: Activate the 1099 Option:

  1. Log in to your QuickBooks corporate account and select the "Edit" option.

  2. Go to the "Preferences" tab to open a new window.

  3. Choose the "Tax" option on the left side of the screen.

  4. Click on the "Company Preferences" tab.

  5. When asked, "Do you file 1099-MISC forms?" choose "Yes" and click OK.

Step 2: Add a Vendor:

  1. Navigate to the Vendors tab and select the Vendor Center.

  2. Create a new vendor by clicking the "New Vendor" tab, providing necessary information, and clicking OK.

  3. Enable the vendor to receive a 1099 by selecting the tax symbol in the Vendor Center.

  4. Enter the vendor's tax identification number and click OK.

Step 3: Generate QuickBooks 1099 Forms:

  1. Verify that all information entered is up to date.

  2. Utilize the QuickBooks 1099 Wizard for guidance.

  3. Select your filing method and click "Print 1099."

  4. Choose a date range and the specific 1099 forms you want to print.

  5. Click "Print 1099 Form" to generate the forms.

How to Generate 1099 in QuickBooks Desktop for Mac:

  1. Make a backup of your company files.

  2. In the Vendors area, select "1099 Forms" and then "Print or E-file 1099/1096."

  3. Choose the form 1099 you want to prepare (1099-NEC or 1099-MISC).

  4. Follow the steps for each form, ensuring accurate vendor information.

  5. Map vendor payment accounts by selecting the appropriate account from the Account menu.

  6. Review included and excluded payments.

  7. Examine suppliers and amounts before finalizing.


QuickBooks simplifies the process of filing Form 1099, ensuring compliance with government regulations. Regular updates keep you informed about changes to Form 1099s. By following the outlined procedures, you can efficiently submit 1099 forms in QuickBooks Desktop. If you encounter any issues, don't hesitate to seek assistance.

By staying informed and following these steps, businesses can manage their 1099 forms seamlessly using QuickBooks, ensuring compliance and accurate reporting.

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