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I will be getting a lump sum settlement from a mediated claim

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I will be getting a lump sum settlement from a mediated claim and it said in the settlement that a w2 and a 1099 will be issued. Will I need both forms for taxation on this settlement?

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Employment Law
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Hello and welcome.
Yes, you will need all forms that are used to issue your payments when it comes time to pay your taxes next year. Is that what you mean to ask? Please let me know if I can clarify anything.
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago

I thought that I would get either a w2 form or a 1099 at the end of the year, not both, right?

Employment Lawyer: Patrick, Esq., Lawyer replied 2 years ago
What forms of damages are you recovering (ie back wages, emotional distress, etc.)?
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