What is a federal tax id number?

Answer Sometimes called Employer Identification Numbers, a federal tax ID number is a nine-digit number assigned by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS uses this number to identify businesses for ... Read More »

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What is the federal tax form number of filing federal tax info for not for profit home owners association?

The form number depends on variables within the association's business structure, there are a few different forms. Your tax attorney can help you understand exactly which form to use based on your ... Read More »

How to Obtain a Federal Tax ID Number & State Sales Resale Number for Free?

If you are opening a business, whether is it be a brick-and-mortar storefront or an Internet-based business, there are some things you must do first. All start-up businesses are required to obtain ... Read More »

Is a federal tax ID number different from a Dunn& Bradstreet number?

The federal tax number (EIN) and Dunn & Bradstreet number (DUNS) are completely different. The EIN is issued by the IRS to identify a business for tax purposes. The DUNS is issued by Dunn & Brads... Read More »

Is a sales tax permit number the same as a Federal ID number?

A sales tax permit number and a Federal ID number are two completely different entities. A sales tax permit is issued by states or localities for tracking and collecting taxes on certain good and s... Read More »