Get an EIN Number Online
Your EIN or Employer Identification Number is used by the IRS to identify you as a tax paying business entity, and many people think of an EIN as their business social security number. Another name you may hear used for an EIN is a Federal Tax Number, but they are one and the same. This business filing should not be overlooked.
Some small businesses use their own social security number, however, most small business advisors recommend that you apply for and use an EIN for all business documents, including the initial business filing. Furthermore, most banks will also require an EIN to open a bank account.
Generally, you need an EIN - employer identification number under the following circumstances:
- Your business is new
- You plan to open a bank account
- Your business entity is an LLC or Corporation
- You have, or will have, employees
If any of these circumstances describe your business, we can handle the appropriate business filing required by the IRS.
At EZonlineFiling.com, we are experts at getting EIN's for your business and our mission is to handle all of the difficult steps the IRS requires so that you don't have to.
Just answer a few simple questions on our secure and confidential EIN filing online business filing questionnaire. This usually takes about ten minutes. One of our experts will review the information and prepare the federal EIN application required by the IRS. We will also keep you informed, step by step, throughout the process so you will never have to wonder about the status of your EIN application.
Once we have your employer identification number, we will send your documents to you. In most cases, this can occur on the same day you make the request.
What could be better?
An expert in business practices created the simple process we use process EIN applications. It was designed to be so easy that anyone could do it.
Here’s how it works:
- Complete the online EIN questionnaire:
We will ask you simple questions related to your EIN filing to ensure it goes smoothly. This will only take about 5 or 10 minutes and will keep you from guessing whether you’ve done everything that’s needed for this vital business filing.
- We file your federal tax ID application with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS):
Once we have Step 1 completed, we will create the business filing documents that the IRS needs in order to provide you with an EIN. We give them a quality check to make certain your answers are accurately reflected and the actual government filing takes place.
- Final steps:
Once we receive your EIN from the IRS, we will forward it to you along with any other related business filing papers or directions. This whole process will take less than 24 hours.
Truly as easy as 1, 2, 3! All of the confusing processes that happen in-between these three steps are handled by us. That’s the real magic of what we do!
Q: What is an EIN?
A: This is a number issued by the IRS to identify a business for tax purposes. It is also called an Employer Identification Number, a Federal Tax ID or FEIN.
Q: How do I know if I need an EIN?
A: You likely need an EIN if you would like to distinguish your business activities from your personal life for tax purposes. There are some clear situations where an EIN is needed. Examples would be:
- You operate as a corporation or partnership
- You have employees
- Your business is involved with one of the following:
- Non-profit Organizations
- Farmers Co-ops
Q: How long will it take to get an EIN online?
A: We process a large number of EIN requests and have streamlined the process significantly. It is very likely that we can return your EIN to you on the same day you place your order.
This is hardly an exhaustive list. It is generally a good idea to use an EIN for business since it distinguishes your business from you, personally.