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2023 Form 1099-Q
E-Filing: Report Your 529/Coverdell ESA Distributions

File Form 1099-Q electronically for efficient reporting of education plan distributions to the IRS.

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  • Fill out Form 1099-Q

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    Enter all required information for the payer/trustee and recipient, including gross distribution.

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    Double-check for accuracy before submitting your IRS forms.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Form 1099-Q used for?

Form 1099-Q is used to report distributions from qualified education programs (529 plans and Coverdell ESAs) to both the IRS and the recipient. These distributions include payments made to cover educational expenses for designated beneficiaries.

2. Who is required to file Form 1099-Q?

Financial institutions, educational institutions, or any entity that administers a qualified education program and makes distributions of $10 or more during the tax year must file Form 1099-Q. This form ensures that both the IRS and the recipient are informed about the taxable distributions.

3. What information needs to be included on Form 1099-Q?

When filing Form 1099-Q, you must include the recipient’s name, address, and Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN). Additionally, report the total amount of distributions made during the tax year, the earnings portion of the distribution (if applicable), and any contributions returned to the program.

4. When is the deadline to file Form 1099-Q?

There are two key deadlines:
  • Filing with the IRS : The deadline is February 28th of the following year (March 31st for electronic filing).
  • Furnishing Copy to Recipient : You must provide a copy of the form to the recipient by January 31st of the following year.