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EIN Number Application Service FAQs

What is a Tax ID (EIN) Number?

An EIN Number stands for Employer Identification Number. Most people consider an EIN Number to be like a Social Security Number (SSN) but for your business. The IRS requires most businesses to obtain an EIN in order to identify the business for tax purposes. Reasons to obtain your EIN Number include the following: to open a business bank account and/or line of credit, to hire employees, accept credit cards or to apply for certain business licenses.


How do I apply in my State?

We have directions on the application process by state which outlines how to apply for a Federal Tax ID as well as your State level tax ID. Click the read more button to visit our overview where you can find the directions for your state.


How long will it take to get my Tax ID Number?

3 delivery options:

  • 3 Business Day Email Delivery
  • 1 Business Day Email Delivery
  • 60 Minute Email Delivery