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When do I need to obtain a Federal Tax ID (EIN)?


DBA (Doing Business As) Filing Service


A business generally needs to obtain a Federal Tax ID if any of the following are true: the business is operating as something other than a Sole Proprietorship or General Partnership; there are one or more employees; a business bank account is needed; or corporate credit is needed. For more information on obtaining a Federal Tax ID, click here.



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What happens after my order is complete? SimpleFilings is a fast and secure solution for several of the most common new business filings, like LLC Formation or Incorporation, DBA Registration, and obtaining your Federal Tax ID. But there can...
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What steps are involved in registering a DBA? While the steps involved in registering a DBA vary for each individual filing, the main steps are usually as follows:• Complete and submit the DBA Registration Application on this site.• We review ...
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How do I get started with the filing process? SimpleFilings makes it easy to register your DBA. We handle all of the state, county, and in some cases, city requirements where your business is planning to use the name, in addition to ensuring that...
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Where is my DBA filed? DBAs are generally filed with the state and/or county and/or city where you are going to conduct business under the DBA name. Some jurisdictions also require publication of an announcement of the DBA ...
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