How to issue a corrected 1099
If you made a mistake, you need to know how to correct a 1099 form. Corrected 1099-MISC forms must be submitted to the IRS, independent contractor, and state agencies (if applicable). And, you will need to correct Form 1096 as well.
You might be wondering, How do I correct a 1099 easily? Correcting a 1099 shouldn’t take up too much of your time, once you know how to do it.
The 1099 correction form is the same as the original form. You will use Form 1099-MISC and mark the box next to “CORRECTED” at the top.