IRS Tax ID Number (EIN) Application (2015/2016)
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Obtain an EIN / Tax ID Number from the IRS by completing this easy, online, step-by-step application. After step 3, you will instantly receive an email containing your EIN / Tax ID Number. You will also receive a printable PDF copy of your SS-4 form.

Step 1: Select Your Entity Type

Sole Proprietor / Individual
A sole proprietor is one individual who owns a company that is not incorporated or registered with the state as a limited liability company (LLC). Sole proprietors may or may not have employees. Online, secure, tax ID number ordering.
Partnership
An unincorporated organization with two or more members is generally classified as a partnership for federal tax purposes if its members carry on a trade, business, financial operation, or venture and divide its profits. However, a joint undertaking merely to share expenses is not a partnership. For example, co-ownership of property maintained and rented or leased is not a partnership unless the co-owners provide services to the tenants. Federal Tax ID Number (FEIN) Online.
Limited Liability Company (LLC)
A limited liability company (LLC) is a structure allowed by state statute and is formed by filing articles of organization with the state. LLC Tax ID / LLC EIN Tax ID Number
Trust
A trust is a legal entity that is created under state law and is taxed under federal law. The trust can be created to perform one act or a series of acts. Complete our online tax id number application (IRS 2013).
Church Controlled Organization
A church-controlled organization is a branch of a church, including a men's or women's group, a religious school, a mission society, or a youth group. Tax ID Number (TIN) / Employer Ientification Number (EIN Number)
Other / Non-Profit
Non-profit organizations include corporations, trusts, limited liability companies, and unincorporated associations that qualify for tax-exempt status under Internal Revenue Code (IRC) 501(a) as described in Publication 557 (Tax-Exempt Status for Your Organization). This list is not all-inclusive.

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Personal Service Corporation
A personal service corporation is a person or group of people who establish a legal entity by filing articles of incorporation with the state's secretary of state granting it certain legal powers, rights, privileges, and liabilities. A personal service corporation is an organization in which the activity involves the performance of services in the field of health, law, engineering, architecture, accounting, actuarial science, performing arts, or consulting.

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Corporation
A corporation is a legal entity established by a charter granting it certain legal powers, rights, privileges, and liabilities. A corporation can be established by a person or group of people with a charter from the state's secretary of state. After a corporation is created, it becomes its own entity and generally has an indefinite lifespan. File IRS Tax ID Number online.
S Corporation
A corporation is a person or group of people who establish a legal entity by filing articles of incorporation with the state's secretary of state granting it certain legal powers, rights, privileges, and liabilities. An S corporation is an eligible domestic corporation that wants to avoid double taxation (once to the shareholders and again to the corporation) by electing this status using Form 2553 (Election by a Small Business Corporation). enerally, an S corporation is exempt from federal income tax other than tax on certain capital gains and passive income. An S corporation is not a sole proprietor or partnership. Get your Tax ID online instantly.
Estate
An estate (or decedent estate) or succession is a legal entity created as a result of a person's death. The estate consists of the real estate and/or personal property of the deceased person. The estate pays any debts owed by the decedent, and distributes the balance of the estate's assets to the beneficiaries of the estat Secure, easy, fast, online Tax ID Number application.