Validating a federal tax id number
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You can then download, save, and print your confirmation notice. It’s best to be sure your organization is formed legally before you apply for an EIN. If you want to verify your EIN, see the Lost or Misplaced Your EIN page for instructions.
The federal Housing Assistance Tax Act of 2008 included the enactment of new Section 6050W of the Internal Revenue Code (Section 6050W) that requires reporting entities to annually report payments in settlement of card and payment third party network transactions to the IRS for all merchants.
Section 6050W also requires reporting entities to perform backup withholding from merchant funding by deducting and withholding income tax (currently 28%) from the gross sales amount of reportable transactions if (a) the merchant fails to provide the merchant’s TIN to the reporting entity, or (b) the IRS notifies the reporting entity that the TIN (when matched with the name) is incorrect.
Your company may use the matching system if you issued 1099 forms to any workers or entities in at least one of the past two years.
Register for an IRS e-Services account through the website (see Resources).