Apply for a Federal Tax ID in Washington

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If you are starting a new Sole Proprietorship, Corporation, Partnership, or other business entity in Washington, you may be required to obtain a Federal Tax Identification Number. A Federal Tax ID Number is similar to a social security number, and it is a unique number given to a business for tax identification purposes. Also called an EIN, FEIN, or Tax ID, a Federal Tax ID Number is a 9-digit number that will stay with your business throughout its operational lifetime. Applying for an EIN Number in Washington involves several steps, all of which we help you through. We are in the business of making it easy for businesses to apply for a Tax ID in Washington, and we guide you through the process online and every step of the way.

Who Needs an EIN Number in Washington?

Businesses that will operate as any of the following entities may need to apply for a Tax ID in Washington:

  • Individuals/ Sole Proprietorships
  • LLCs (Limited Liability Companies)
  • Corporations (C-Corporations, S-Corporations, B-Corporations)
  • Partnerships
  • Estates
  • Trusts
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Other types of business entities

Businesses that can answer “yes” to any of the following might need to obtain a Tax ID Number in Washington:

  • Do you have employees?
  • Will you open a business bank account?
  • Are you operating as a sole proprietorship, partnership, LLC, or Corporation?
  • Will you fill out employee or excise tax returns, or alcohol/ tobacco/ firearm tax returns?
  • Do you anticipate having a Keogh plan?
  • Will you operate as a Farmers Cooperative or Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduit?

It is easy, fast, and affordable to apply for an EIN Number in Washington when you use our simple online application processing service. We walk you through all of the requirements for applying for your Tax ID Number and we offer support should you need to submit any supplemental documents to obtain your EIN. Fill out our quick application form today to get started!

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