Internal Revenue Service

The IRS issues employer ID numbers (EINs). Most businesses need an EIN. The IRS also provides a variety of tax and business training resources.


IRS Self-Employment and Small Business Tax Center:

Do You Need an EIN?

You will need an EIN if you answer “Yes” to any of the following questions:

  • Do you have employees?
  • Do you operate your business as a corporation or a partnership?
  • Do you file any of these tax returns: Employment, Excise, or Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms?
  • Do you withhold taxes on income, other than wages, paid to a non-resident alien?
  • Do you have a Keogh plan?

 How to apply for an EIN.

Other IRS business resources:

Services Provided

Startup / Form a Business

  • Tax issues & ID numbers (Specialty)
Contact Information
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1100 Commerce St.
Dallas, TX 75242