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Entity Classification Election Filing Service


Yes. The Entity Classification Election application requires a Federal Tax ID, also known as an Employer Identification Number. The Federal Tax ID must be specifically for the LLC that is applying. If you do not already have Federal Tax ID, SimpleFilings can assist you in filing for one upon request.



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