Archive for the ‘Federal’ 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 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 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 […]

Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

What is the purpose of this form? The purpose of this form is to document that each new employee (both citizen and noncitizen) hired after Novemeber 6, 1986, is authorized to work in the United States. When should this form be used? All employees (citizens and noncitizens) hired after November 6, 1986, and working the […]