What is the name of your state? vt...1099 misc was sent. never received any compensation, money, or was a contractor or employee. I did help my mom voluntarily with some legal, and a couple nights. New owner sent me a 1099-misc for (alot!), i wrote back a certified letter this is a false 1099, he said I have to prove it???? He already used it against his taxes, Now what? Irs KNOWS, but now my refund is being held. This is just bad bad bad. Who can I complain to besides IRS? My refund is being held hostage due to it.