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Tax Identification Number

A number the IRS assigns to businesses and other entities, such as trusts, for tax purposes. While the TIN exists for a variety of reasons, its main function is to ensure that each organization is billed for its own taxes, and not those of another entity with the same name. Social Security numbers serve as TINs for individuals.
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Under this deal, Member States will receive the names, addresses, tax identification numbers and dates of birth of their residents with accounts in San Marino, as well as other financial and account balance information.
These subtrusts will need unique tax identification numbers.
In addition, a shared services portal that enables taxpayers to access tax information, register and obtain a Tax Identification Numbers (TIN); receive tax assessments or file tax returns online; or pay their taxes electronically, has also been deployed
The directory will not include tax preparers with preparer tax identification numbers who are not members of any of the above-listed groups of preparers.
3 million filers used tax identification numbers to claim a total of $4.
MINNEAPOLIS, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Congress recently limited who can view the Social Security Administration's database that records tax identification numbers (TINs) of deceased individuals, known as the Death Master File (DMF).
The Eleventh Circuit held that the fee the IRS charges to issue preparer tax identification numbers (PTINs) to tax return preparers, who are required to use the PTINs on returns they prepare, is valid because the PTIN confers a special benefit on the preparers: the privilege to prepare tax returns for others for compensation (Jesse E.
The senators requested that business credit card issuers be required to collect business tax identification numbers to try and prevent non-business owners from getting business cards.
Because the server is connected to others with more sensitive information, it's also possible - though unlikely, Delf said - that perpetrators accessed addresses, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, tax identification numbers and direct-deposit bank account information for nearly 13,000 current and former staff members, as well as more limited information on nearly 13,000 individuals and companies doing business with the district.
lt;p>In addition to the requested loan information, the bank employee also inadvertently attached a file containing names, addresses, tax identification numbers and other details on 1,325 account holders to the same address.
This $2 billion figure is understated because some of these Medicare providers owed taxes under separate tax identification numbers (TIN) from the TINs that received the Medicare payments or they did not file their tax returns.