Does Mississippi require state 1099 tax filing?
Yes, Mississippi requires all 1099 forms to be filed with the Mississippi Department of Revenue.
Which forms does Mississippi require?
If Mississippi tax is withheld for any income earned, payers are required to submit a filing to the Mississippi Department of Revenue. This may include the following forms:
In addition to Forms 1099, Mississippi requires Form 89-140, Annual Information Return, to be filed.
If submitting a paper filing, a form 1096 must be included as well.
How must Forms 1099 be filed with Mississippi ?
Mississippi accepts both paper filing and e-filing. However, if filing 25 or more forms 1099, then filing electronically is required.
Does Mississippi participate in Combined Federal/State Filing?
Yes, Mississippi participates in Combined Federal/State Filing. If you utilize CF/SF when filing your 1099s, the IRS will forward the information to the Mississippi Department of Revenue and you will not have to do so yourself.
However, if state withholding is reported on Forms 1099, you must file these forms directly.
What are the deadlines for Mississippi 1099 Reporting?
Traditionally, the filing deadlines for Mississippi are as follows:
- Form 89-140 – February 28th
- Forms 1099 – February 28th
If these deadlines fall on a weekend or legal holiday, then the due date is typically the following business day.
What are the 1099 penalties for Mississippi ?
The 1099 penalties for Mississippi are as follows:
Late filing or Late Payment: Penalty is 10% of tax due, plus interest of 1% per month until filed/paid.
- There is no limit to the amount of interest that may be charged.
Fail to File or furnish forms: Penalty is $5 per form.
- Minimum penalty of $250 and maximum penalty of $10,000 for each reporting account.
- Fail to file or furnish due to intentional disregard: Penalty is $25 per form.
- Minimum penalty of $250 and maximum penalty of $50,000 for each reporting account.
See the Mississippi Withholding Tax webpage for more information.
What is the responsible state agency?
Mississippi Department of Revenue
P.O. Box 1033
Jackson, MS 39215-1033
What about other states?
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