If youre starting a business and need an employer ID number, youre probably dreading the thought of filling out paperwork and dealing with the IRS. Thankfully, you dont have to do any of that. Thanks to the internet, getting an EIN number is easy. Here is how to apply for an EIN number online.
Go to the Gov Doc Filing Website
Thankfully, you dont need special software or expert skills to complete your EIN application online. All you need is access to Wi-Fi and a computer. Gov Doc Filings online application is available 24/7 by clicking Apply for a Tax ID (EIN) Number.
Select Your Entity
Before you can fill out the application, youll need to identify the tax and legal structure of your business. You can choose from:
- Sole Proprietor
- Limited Liability Company
- Personal Service Corporation
- Non-Profit Organization
- Church-Controlled Organization
This step is crucial because each type of business has unique regulations, rules, and tax requirements.
Fill In the Required Information
Once you click the button according to the entity youre starting, Gov Doc Filing will direct you to the application. Depending on which entity you choose, youll need to fill out certain details about your organization. This may include the:
- Physical address
- Legal and doing business as name
- Number of members or employees
- Whether you are subject to taxes regarding gambling, alcohol, tobacco, firearms, federal excise tax returns, or vehicles
- The purpose of your business
- Why youre asking for a tax ID
Youll want to have all your business documents handy so you can quickly answer all these questions. If youre prepared, the application process should only take a few minutes.
Let Gov Doc Filing Handle Everything Else
Once you submit your application, Gov Doc Filing will file all the paperwork to get your EIN to you quickly. Youll get your EIN as soon as possible while you can concentrate on important business tasks.
Thats really simple, right? Get started now!