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Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS)

Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification

Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation

Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS)

Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification

Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation

Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS)

Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS)

Listed below are links to basic federal tax information for people who are starting a business, as well as information to assist in making basic business decisions. The list should not be construed as all-inclusive. Other steps may be appropriate for your specific type of business.

Information about specific industries can be found on theIndustries/Professions Web page.

For information regarding state-level requirements for starting and operating a business, please refer to yourstates website.

What New Business Owners Need to Know About Federal Taxes

IRS Tax Calendar for Businesses and Self-Employed

Need an Employer Identification Number (EIN)?

Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration