I received two notices last year of small class action
settlements to which I was a a party. I received two checks from the settlement
administrators and need to report the income. I have received no 1099-MISC
statements and have no idea what the payer's EIN is. But where to report the
income? I've looked at the help materials here and they suggest saying Yes, I
have received an 1099-MISC. Turbotax then creates a form which requires me to
enter an EIN, which I don't have. Help!
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