Title: Wage and Tax Statement (Form W-2)

Acronym: IRS

Description: Each year, employers must send Copy A of Form W-2 (Wage and Tax Statement) to Social Security Administration (SSA) to report the wages and taxes of employees for the previous calendar year. In addition, a Form W-2 must be given to each employee by January 31.

Agency: Federal Government

Direct Agency: Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Form W-2 Information (includes form and instructions): https://www.irs.gov/uac/about-form-w2

Due Date: January 31st for both electronic and paper form W-2

Due Month: January

Status: Active

Status Date: 0000-00-00