The Legal Name Of My Business Includes The Symbol For A Dollar Sign ($).
The IRS does not accept the dollar sign symbol as part of a business name when you apply for an EIN. The only symbols the IRS system will allow in a company’s name are:
If the name of the company is other than what is listed, you must select the best alternative to input the name of your business into the online form.
Here are a few suggestions:
For instance: If the name of your company is @Martha, then write “at Martha” or “Martha.”
Obtaining an Employer Identification Number (EIN number) is an important step for your business. Instead of using your personal social security number to do business, you will using an EIN number.
You can get your EIN online using our easy online form. All you need to do is follow these three steps.
What are you filing as? Choose one.
This is where you enter your personal information, business information, and additional information.
Once you have submitted your form, you should receive your EIN the same day. If you are submitting this form after 6pm PST, you may receive your EIN the next business day.
As you can see, we have made the process of applying for an EIN a simple task.