Who needs it?
File form 1099-DIV, Dividends and Distributions, for each person:
- To whom you have paid dividends (including capital gain dividends and exempt-interest dividends) and other distributions on stock of $10 or more
- For whom you have withheld and paid any foreign tax on dividends and other distributions on stock
- For whom you have withheld any federal income tax on dividends under the backup withholding rules
- To whom you have paid $600 or more as part of liquidation.
When to File it
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