Time is growing short to file your income taxes for 2017. Are you worried because you need your 1099 for Social Security benefits and you can’t find it?
Worry no more. Social Security has made replacing a lost 1099 as easy as signing on to your my Social Security account. Don’t have a my Social Security account? Visit our website at www.ssa.gov/myaccount/ to set one up. Creating a secure account is very easy to do and usually takes less than 15 minutes. And it conveniently provides online access to services such as replacing your lost 1099. As Millennials like to say, “How cool is that?” (If you have trouble setting up your my Social Security account, ask your local Millennial or grandchild to help you. )