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Mailing Information for Calendar Year 2009 1099-G and 1099-INT Forms

Purpose of bulletin

To provide staff with information about the mailings of the 2009 calendar year 1099-G and 1099-INT forms.

Background

Federal law requires us to mail taxpayers one of the following forms, if they received a refund or interest payment of $10 or more:

  • Form 1099-G, Report of State Income Tax Refund
  • Form 1099-INT, Statement of Interest Income

Form 1099-G: Issued by tax year.

Example: A taxpayer who receives refunds in 2009 for overpayment on tax years 2008 and 2009 will receive two 1099-Gs, one for 2008, and one for 2009.

Form 1099-INT: Issued for all interest income during the 2009 calendar year, regardless of the tax year for which the interest was earned.

Volume and schedule

We will mail the following forms between January 15, 2010, and January 29, 2010 for tax returns processed in 2009:

  • 5,150,818 1099-G forms
  • 111,774 1099-INT forms

Taxpayer inquiries

Follow your unit procedures when responding to questions regarding the 1099-G and 1099-INT forms.

Refer questions on how to report refunds or interest income on federal tax returns to the IRS at 800.829.1040.