An Employer Identification Number (EIN), also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number, is how the Internal Revenue Service identifies your business entity. You can apply for an EIN online through the helpful IRS website at no charge. You can also fax or mail Form SS-4...


The single member LLC can be a tricky business entity to get right in terms of the liability protection and tax treatment you expect. The operating agreement is an important key to having your single member LLC work for you.