Does each post office have a postmaster?

Answer Every post office in the United States is required to have its own postmaster. Until 1971, postmasters were appointed by the president or recommended by congressmen and were required to live in the... Read More »

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What Is the Salary Range of a Postmaster of a Post Office?

Postmasters, or mail superintendents, oversee the operations of a post office. These workers have managerial responsibilities, such as coordinating the duties of employees assigned to their post of... Read More »

What happens at the post office?

The post office handles a number of things. Mail is delivered and received and sorted put into post office boxes. It's prepared for shipping in a variety of ways.StampsConsumers purchase postage st... Read More »

Where was the first post office?

The first known post office in the United States was located in New York City, at the corner of William Street and Exchange Place. The post office opened Jan. 1, 1837. The citizens of New York thou... Read More »

Can a post office box be used on W9 forms?

While the W9 form may specifically request a street address, the IRS Employment Tax Department in Oakland, California confirmed that a post office box could be used on W9 forms provided it is your ... Read More »