Apply online using the EIN Assistant, by faxing or mailing a completed SS-4 form to the IRS or by calling and answering the SS-4 form questions over the phone. This allows a self-employed person to get a unique tax ID nu... More » Business & Finance Taxes

A company can apply for an EIN for free online at the Internal Revenue Service website. This is the preferred method of the IRS, and the company receives its EIN immediately upon submission of the application. More » Business & Finance Business Resources Managing a Business

Taxpayers can apply for an EIN online through the IRS website, according to the Internal Revenue Service. The ability to apply by mail or fax is also available using Form SS-4. More » Business & Finance Taxes

Use the IRS EIN Assistant to apply for a Federal Tax ID number, and receive it instantly. If you already have an ID number and are requesting another, you must apply by phone, fax or mail. More »

It is not possible to find the Employer Identification Number, or EIN, for a business online, according to the IRS. However, there are other ways to locate it. More »

It is possible to print a W-2 form online by downloading the form from the official website of the Internal Revenue Service, says the IRS. The W-2 form is located in the Forms section of, and taxpayers can choose... More » Business & Finance Taxes

As of July 2015, both the instructions and the form for the 2014 Form 1040A are available online on the official website of the IRS. The instructions are viewable both as a PDF file and in HTML format. More » Business & Finance Taxes