17. January 2012 14:30
What is new for Tax Year 2011
1. Change the Tax Year from 2010 to 2011.
2. Form W-3, Kind of Employer. To improve document matching compliance, box b of the 2011 Form W-3 has been expanded to include a new section, Kind of Employer, which contains five new checkboxes. Be sure to check the “None apply” checkbox if none of the other checkboxes apply.
3. Form W-3, boxes 9 and 12b are blank.
4. Form W-2, box 9 is blank.
(Check W-2 Form Filing Deadline here)
Payroll tax software provider, Halfpricesoft.com, reminds small business owners, HR managers and accountants that Jan 31, 2012 is the mailing deadline of 1099-MISC and W2 tax forms to recipients. Employers looking for ways to simplify W2 and 1099 tax preparation can try out the new improved ezW2 software from Halfpricesoft.com.
ezW2 2011 has updated based on the new requirements. ezW2 2011 has been approved by SSA to print the Year 2011 laser substitute forms of W-2 Copy A and W-3 on white paper.
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