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I lost my 1099 from my former employer, how can I find ...

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I lost my 1099 from my former employer, how can I find my tax info fast?

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Sandy, Utah

Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Steven Weinstein, Esq replied 10 years ago.
The best way would be to contact your former employer for another copy. If this can not be done, you can contact the IRS for the information. Since 2005 1099's may not be on file with the IRS yet you should wait at least a month or so and then call the IRS at 1-800-829-1040 or you can make the request by mail using IRS form 4605T. You can download the form here:

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