1099 contractor

Set up an independent contractor in Xero so their expenses record in a 1099 form.

You must have the Advisor role to add an independent contractor and file a 1099 form.

User roles in Xero Business Edition

If you pay a nonemployee more than $600 in a financial tax year, you must send a Form 1099-MISC to the IRS. By setting up a contractor in Xero, we'll make sure their expenses record to a 1099 form so you are ready to file at the end of the year.

Here's what you'll need to do:

  1. Add contractor to contacts.
  2. Set up contractor 1099 rules.
  3. Add contractor expense bill.
  4. File 1099 form.

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