How do you find your federal tax ID?


Quick Answer

Your federal tax identification number is provided to you by the IRS. If you already obtained your federal tax ID but cannot find it, look at your prior tax returns. If you do not have copies of them, contact the IRS.

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Full Answer

  1. Look for prior tax records

    If you keep copies of your taxes, take these out for review.

  2. Review your prior tax records

    Review these forms. Your tax identification number is listed on each of these tax papers.

  3. Contact the IRS if you do not have copies of your tax returns

    If you need further assistance, call the IRS for assistance at 800-772-1213.

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