If you’re starting or running a company in the U.S., you’ll need a business Tax Identification Number (TIN). You use this number to properly report and file your business and personal taxes with your state and the Internal Revenue Service.
There are several different types of TINs, and the methods for getting and using each one do vary. We’ve put together a helpful business ID number infographic that explains exactly what steps you need to take, including:
The types of TIN you will need
How to apply for and get your business tax ID
What business tax IDs are used for
Let’s get into it.
Incfile is here to help you secure an EIN for your business. We will collect the necessary information from you and work with your state of formation to request an Employer Identification Number, helping you get your business off the ground faster.
Paul is a freelance writer, small business owner, and British expat exploring the U.S. When he’s not politely apologizing, he enjoys hats, hockey, Earl Grey Tea, mountains, and dogs.