TIN? Is there any IC (telecomute or other applicable) workers out there who can answer a question.?
I just got my first Independent Contractor telecommunications job, and I was looking over the W9 at the beginning it asks for your TIN, taxpayer identification number, what exactly is it, how do I go about getting one and how long does it take to get it? Thanks for answering.
- icprofit6000Lv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
axpayer Identification Numbers (TIN)
A Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) is an identification number used by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the administration of tax laws. It is issued either by the Social Security Administration (SSA) or by the IRS. A Social Security number (SSN) is issued by the SSA whereas all other TINs are issued by the IRS.
Taxpayer Identification Numbers
Social Security Number "SSN"
Employer Identification Number "EIN"
Individual Taxpayer Identification Number "ITIN"
Taxpayer Identification Number for Pending U.S. Adoptions "ATIN"
Preparer Taxpayer Identification Number "PTIN"
- xpatinasiaLv 71 decade ago