Obtain IRS Tax ID Number Now
Quickly find out here if you need to Apply For Tax ID Number.
If you do find out you need one, you can apply now and have your Federal Employee Identification Number available to use within minutes.
Remember that the abbreviation for this number is "EIN."
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FOR A BUSINESS
While some can make it more complicated, basically, if you are starting a "legal" business (Sole Proprieter, Corporation, LLC or Partnership) and you will have employees, or if you already have a business in one of these "legal" structures and have employees, then you must have an EIN.
FOR AN ESTATE OR TRUST
You also must have an EIN if you are setting up either an Estate or a Trust.
There are a lot of other reasons to obtain an EIN - or a new EIN if you already
have one -- but since this site is for YOU, Joe or Joanne Consumer, we aren't gonna get in to all that. Now, if you really wanna get more complicated, then check with the IRS here.
An EIN for a Sole Proprieter is FREE, while it'll cost you $150.00 to obtain an EIN for a Corporation, LCC or a Partnership.
This "IRS Tax ID Number" also goes by a number of aliases, which can at times become confusing. It is also known as:
- Tax ID Number
- Federal Tax ID Number
- Business Tax ID Number
- Employer Identification Number
- Federal Employer Identification Number
Note: The first two terms above are also sometimes used interchangeably with a personal Social Security Number (SSN).
Click Here To Get Your IRS Tax ID Number Now!
2. BY PHONE - Immediate Option (Assuming Verification):
Obtain your EIN by phone five days a week during days/times below:
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