Archive for the ‘Tax Forms’ Category

Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

What is the purpose of this form? Complete Form W-4 so that your employer can withhold the correct federal income tax from your pay. When should this form be used? Consider completing a new Form W-4 each year and when your personal or financial situation changes. Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate OMB No. 1545-0074

Form W-11, Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? Use Form W-11 to confirm that an employee is a qualified employee under the HIRE Act. When should this form be used? Only employees who meet all the requirements of a qualified employee may complete this affidavit or similar statement. You cannot claim the HIRE Act benefits, including […]

Form 941, Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

This form has been updated to take advantage of the new HIRE Act. More information can be found in 2010 Tax Info Form 941, Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return.

Form POA-1, NYS / NYC Power of Attorney

Friday, March 5th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? To allow someone to act on your behalf in matters you specify. When should this form be used? Use Form POA-1, Power of Attorney, as evidence that the individual(s) named as representative(s) has the authority to obligate, bind, or appear on behalf of a business or other entity. […]

Form NYS-45-ATT-MN, Quarterly Combined Withholding, Wage Reporting, And Unemployment Insurance Return – Attachment

Friday, March 5th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? Employers who are subject to both unemployment insurance contributions and withholding tax must file Form NYS-45, completing Parts A, B, and C each quarter. Employers subject only to unemployment insurance contributions must complete Part A and Part C, columns a, b, and c. Employers subject only to withholding […]

Form NYS-45-MN, Quarterly Combined Withholding, Wage Reporting, And Unemployment Insurance Return

Friday, March 5th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? Employers who are subject to both unemployment insurance contributions and withholding tax must file Form NYS-45, completing Parts A, B, and C each quarter. Employers subject only to unemployment insurance contributions must complete Part A and Part C, columns a, b, and c. Employers subject only to withholding […]

Form SS-4, Application for Employer Identification Number

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? Use Form SS-4 to apply for an employer identification number (EIN). An EIN is a nine-digit number (for example, 12-3456789) assigned to sole proprietors, corporations, partnerships, estates, trusts, and other entities for tax filing and reporting purposes. The information you provide on this form will establish your business […]

Form NYS-1-MN, Return of Tax Withheld

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? Form NYS-1, Return of Tax Withheld, is used to remit to New York State the personal income taxes that you have withheld from your employees’ wages or from certain other payments (for example, pensions). When should this form be used? Every employer paying wages must file a return […]

Form 2848, Power of Attorney and Declaration of Representative

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? Use Form 2848 to authorize an individual to represent you before the IRS. When should this form be used? Use Form 8821, Tax Information Authorization, if you want to authorize an individual or organization to receive or inspect your confidential tax return information, but do not want to […]

Form W-9, Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? A person who is required to file an information return with the IRS must obtain your correct taxpayer identification number (TIN) to report, for example, income paid to you, real estate transactions, mortgage interest you paid, acquisition or abandonment of secured property, cancellation of debt, or contributions you […]