QuickBooks tracks amounts on Form 1099-MISC by categories. Each category is defined by box numbers.
Get a description of each box on Form 1099-MISC
For more information about Form 1099-MISC categories, contact the IRS.
Note: QuickBooks will print Form 1099-MISC, but does not handle other types such as Form 1099-INT or Form 1099-DIV.
Adding a 1099 vendor (independent contractor)
Changes for the current tax year
Working with 1099s
Verifying 1099 information