Tax Return Updates
What you need to know before you file.

Completing Tax Forms

Forms W-2, W-3, 1099 and 1096 can be confusing to fill out. If you have questions about completing these forms, the IRS operates a centralized call site to answer questions about how to fill them out and what reporting information is required. If you have any questions about completing these forms, call the IRS at 1 866-455-7438, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. eastern time.

KEY POINT. The Social Security Administration (SSA) is urging employers to be sure that amounts reported on Form W-3 correspond to amounts reported on quarterly 941 forms. The SSA also has noted that the main reason that W-2 forms are rejected is the use of incorrect Social Security numbers. Churches can verify the accuracy of Social Security numbers of up to ten employees on the SSA website. Up to five Social Security numbers can be verified by calling the SSA at 1-800-772-6270 or 1-800-772-1213.

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