The IRS has released the 2018 Form 1099-A, Form 1099-C, and Instructions for Forms 1099-A and 1099-C. Form 1099-A is used to report acquisition or abandonment of secured property to the IRS, and Form 1099-C is used to report cancellation of debt to the IRS.
Form 1099-A Changes
- No changes to Form 1099-A
Form 1099-C Changes
- No changes to Form 1099-C
Changes to Instructions for Forms 1099-A and 1099-C
- Copies B and C have been made fillable on-line in a PDF format
- Student loans discharged on account of death or disability should not be reported on Form 1099-C
To view the 2018 Form 1099-A, Form 1099-C, or Instructions please click the links below.
About the Author
Adam Rivera is a member of the Regulatory Analysis Team's Direct Tax division at Sovos. His main areas of focus are Federal and State Tax Withholding and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Reporting. Prior to Sovos, Adam worked as a legislative aide in the Florida House of Representatives. He also has experience in securities law, focusing on securities litigation and researching emerging crowdfunding methods of raising capital. Adam is a member of both the Massachusetts and Florida Bars. He earned his B.A. from the University of Florida and his J.D. from the University of Miami.More Content by Adam Rivera