Please note the following changes to our branch hours during this holiday season:
  • Monday, December 24 - Closing early at 1:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 25 - Closed
  • Tuesday, January 1 - Closed
Happy Holidays from our family to yours!
Please note the following changes to our branch hours during this holiday season:
  • Monday, December 24 - Closing early at 1:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 25 - Closed
  • Tuesday, January 1 - Closed
Happy Holidays from our family to yours!

Tax Resources

Let's take a tough chore and cut it down to size.

Who in Southern California really enjoys paying their taxes? Yeah, pretty much no one. But if you've got to do your civic duty, at least we can make it a little easier. For instance, Frontwave Credit Union members have fast access to many tax forms online. Some tax forms are consolidated into one form which makes it easier to prepare your tax returns.

Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)

  • There’s still time to make an IRA contribution before the tax return deadline. Your IRA may be invested into an IRA Share (Savings) Account, IRA Certificate or Money Market Account. Check out our IRA offerings.

Owe Taxes?

You can use your Frontwave Visa® credit card to make your federal or state tax payments. See your tax form instructions or contact the following companies:

If you file electronically, you may pay your taxes by authorizing an electronic funds withdrawal from your savings or checking account. Federal and State governments do not accept tax payments from online bill pay services.

Tax Forms

Dividends earned on bank accounts and U.S. Savings Bonds

  • Form Name: 1099-INT
  • Date Available: By January 31
How the form will be received

Members will receive one tax form with total dividends from all Frontwave accounts, except tax deferred accounts such as IRAs. Joint account holder names and account numbers will not appear on tax forms.

  • Members enrolled in eDocuments will receive their form by logging into Online Banking.
  • Members who are not enrolled in eDocuments will receive their form by mail to the address on file.
  • To enroll in eDocuments, login to online banking and click on the “eDocuments” tab.

Dividends Earned on Accounts for Non-Resident Aliens

  • Form Name: 1042-S
  • Date Available: By January 31
How the form will be received

Members will receive one tax form with total dividends from all Frontwave accounts, except tax deferred accounts such as IRAs, ESAs or HSAs. Joint account holder names and account numbers will not appear on tax forms.

  • Members enrolled in eDocuments will receive their form by logging into Online Banking.
  • Members who are not enrolled in eDocuments will receive their form by mail to the address on file.
  • To enroll in eDocuments, login to online banking and click on the "eDocuments" tab.

Interest Paid on Mortgages

  • Form Name: 1098
  • Date Available: By January 31 
How the form will be received

Members will receive their form by mail to the address on file for the mortgage loan account. This form is not available online.

Interest Paid on Home Equity Lines of Credit (HELOC) and Home Equity Loans

  • Form Name: 1098
  • Date Available: By January 31
How the form will be received
  • Members enrolled in eDocuments will receive their form by logging into Online Banking for their account with the equity loan.
  • Members who are not enrolled in eDocuments will receive their form by mail to the address on file for their account with the equity loan.
  • To enroll in eDocuments, login to online banking and click on the "eDocuments" tab.

Distributions Made from Tax-Deferred Accounts

  • Form Name: 1099-R for Traditional and Roth Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)
How the form will be received

Members will receive their form by mail to the address on file for the tax-deferred account. These forms are not available online.

Contributions Made to Tax-Deferred Accounts

  • Form Name: 5498 for Traditional and Roth Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)
  • Date Available: 5498 by May 31; 5498-ESA by April 30; 5498-SA by May 31
How the form will be received

Members will receive their form by mail to the address on file for the tax-deferred account. These forms are not available online.

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