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Paperless 1099 Check Off

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue will be providing 1099-G information electronically this year. Checkbox element ../SignatureArea/Signature/EMailConcent should always be checked unless the filer chooses to uncheck it. Taxpayers can choose to receive notification when their Form 1099-G information is available online by providing an email address. Software vendors should present the following statements with the option to uncheck the box.

[X] Go Paperless! Check this box to authorize the Wisconsin Department of Revenue to provide your Form 1099-G on its secure, confidential website at Form 1099-G is used when preparing your federal tax return. By checking this box, only you or your tax preparer will have access to this form online at, instead of receiving it in the mail.

[ ] Yes, please notify me when my Form 1099-G is available online for me or my tax preparer to use when preparing my federal tax return each year. Email address: ______________________________________________________ Your email address is confidential and will not be sold by the Wisconsin Department of Revenue.

November 9, 2010