Consider this blog post as early notice that the date by which employers must file their W-2s and 1099s with the Social Security Administration (SSA) and IRS will change to January 31 in 2017. Previously, W-2s and 1099s were not due to governmental agencies until March 31, so this new deadline will significantly reduce the window for making any necessary changes. These forms are still due to the recipient by January 31.
If you're not leveraging technology to save you time and to allow you to work on your business instead of in your business, you could be missing out. Lost receipts and paperwork are losing your business time and money. Just think of the time you spend inputting expense data and dealing with an ever-growing pile of paperwork.