W-2 and Information Return Penalty
The Minnesota Department of Revenue may assess a $50 penalty each time any of the following occur:
You do not provide your employee a federal Form W-2 or information return (federal Form 1099).
You do not provide us a W-2 or information return.
You provide us a false or fraudulent W-2 or information return.
You refuse to provide us all information required on a W-2.
Our maximum penalty is $25,000 per year.
For more information on our W-2 requirements, see Forms W-2/1099.