QB Issue Resolution:

Idiotically you can only run the 1099’s wizard for “last year”.  To run them for this year, you have to change your system date to next year.

Resolution for Issue '1099 misc- box 7 with 1099 wizard desktop 2017 I keep getting 2017 information instead of this year 2018 even after i saved report. what am I doing wrong?' available: Yes (Solved).
Source: Intuit Community forum.

1099 misc- box 7 with 1099 wizard desktop 2017 I keep getting 2017 information instead of this year 2018 even after i saved report. what am I doing wrong?: this issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the issue yourself by looking for a resolution described below. If it is a complex issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other support options.

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