Tax Forms Support

The amounts shown on Forms 1099, 1098-Q, and 5498 will be reported to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). In general, these forms contain dividend, distribution, sale/exchange and account value information related to your client's annuity contract.

Download the federal tax forms available below, or go to for more specific information. Your clients should consult with their tax or legal advisors regarding their specific situation.

Type of Communication/Title of Form Email Form Purpose Mailed

IRS Form 1099-R

Distributions from Pensions, Annuities, Retirement or Profit-Sharing Plans, IRAs, Insurance Contracts, etc.

Email  Reports distributions from retirement or profit-sharing plans, any IRA, insurance contracts, and IRA recharacterizations.
Late January

1099-R Questions and Answers - Information and frequently asked questions regarding IRS form 1099-R.

IRS Form 1098-Q

Qualifying Longevity Annuity Contract Information


  Reports contributions (including rollovers) to any qualifying longevity annuity contract (QLAC), including total premiums through the end of the calendar year, fair market value (FMV) of the account, and annuity payment amount and start date (if applicable).
Late January
Please contact Pacific Life Customer Service with any questions related to your qualifying longevity annuity contract.

IRS Form 5498

IRA Contribution Information

Email  Reports contributions (including rollovers) to any individual retirement arrangements (IRA) including a SEP, SIMPLE, and Roth IRA, Roth conversions, IRA recharacterizations, and the fair market value (FMV) of the account.
Late May
5498 Questions and Answers - Information and frequently asked questions regarding form 5498.

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Unless otherwise noted, all aforementioned money managers, their distributors, and affiliates are unaffiliated with Pacific Life and Pacific Select Distributors, LLC.

Pacific Life refers to Pacific Life Insurance Company and its affiliates, including Pacific Life & Annuity Company. Insurance products can be issued in all states, except New York, by Pacific Life Insurance Company or Pacific Life & Annuity Company. In New York, insurance products are only issued by Pacific Life & Annuity Company. Product/material availability and features may vary by state. Each insurance company is solely responsible for the financial obligations accruing under the products it issues.

Variable insurance products are distributed by Pacific Select Distributors, LLC (member FINRA & SIPC), a subsidiary of Pacific Life Insurance Company and an affiliate of Pacific Life & Annuity Company. 

The home office for Pacific Life & Annuity Company is located in Phoenix, Arizona. The home office for Pacific Life Insurance Company is located in Omaha, Nebraska.

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