Update Your PTIN Account Information

PTIN holders with an  online account  can update most information online. After logging into the account: Select “Manage PTIN Account Information” to update: Personal mailing address Personal phone number Business name Business website address Business phone number Business mailing address CAF, EIN, EFIN Select “View or Edit Account Login Information” to update: Email address To update Professional … Continue reading “Update Your PTIN Account Information”

Consumer Alerts on Tax Scams

Note that the IRS will never: Call to demand immediate payment using a specific payment method such as a prepaid debit card, gift card or wire transfer. Generally, the IRS will first mail you a bill if you owe any taxes. Threaten to immediately bring in local police or other law-enforcement groups to have you … Continue reading “Consumer Alerts on Tax Scams”

Employer ID Numbers

An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number, and is used to identify a business entity. Generally, businesses need an EIN. You may apply for an EIN in various ways, and now you may  apply online . This is a free service offered by the Internal Revenue Service and you can get … Continue reading “Employer ID Numbers”