The 1099 forms are confusing - learn the ins and outs of preparation and reporting requirements.Independent contractors save your business money, but increasing IRS scrutiny can put you at risk. Fail to meet all the 1099 filing requirements, and you may land in a hotbed of penalties. With a maze of 1099 forms, and confusing and ever-changing IRS reporting guidelines, mastering the 1099 can be a daunting task for any business. Attend this informative seminar and sharpen your 1099 savvy. Develop better, more accurate reporting skills - keep your business audit-ready and in compliance. Determine a worker's status without hesitation - every time - and stay current and in the clear. Benefits for You -Tackle your 1099-MISC questions -Pinpoint when to issue a W-2 or 1099 form -Survive 1099 reporting in lawsuits and settlements - learn what's taxable and what's not -Increase your filing savvy and avoid late filing and failure to file penalties Learning Objectives -You will be able to explain the most common types of 1099s. -You will be able to describe the Form 1099-MISC in depth. -You will be able to discuss employee vs. independent contractor. -You will be able to review filing and correcting returns.