Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Internal Revenue Service – Small Business and Self-Employed

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“NBA and the IRS??

Yes, the IRS, as in the Internal Revenue Service! In a continuing effort to provide our members with quality service and products, we have partnered with the Small Business and Self-Employed Division within the IRS to be able to provide you with the latest small business tax information available. The IRS Web Site,, is a valuable source of information and it even has a page dedicated to small business and self-employed individuals. You can access their Small Business and Self-Employed Community directly at”


IRS Division of Small Business and Self Employed Community

If you run a small business or are self-employed, the Small Business Self-Employed community website is for you! Our site offers industry and/or profession-specific information to help you work with the Internal Revenue Service IRS.

Small Business and Self-Employed One-Stop Resources


Starting, Operating or Closing a Business
If you’re considering starting a business, start here. This section provides information such as a checklist for a new business and selecting a business structure. Learn about operating a business with employees, deductions and credits, recordkeeping and accounting methods. Additional resources include the Small Business Tax Calendar, Tax Topics for Businesses, and Frequently Asked Questions.


Small Business Forms and Publications
Now you can select and download multiple small business and self-employed forms and publications or you can call 1-800-829-3676 to order forms and publications through the mail.


Employer ID Numbers (EINs)
An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is also known as a federal tax identification number, and is used to identify a business entity. Generally, businesses need an EIN. You may apply for an EIN in various ways, and now you may apply online.


e-file for Business and Self-Employed Taxpayers
Electronic filing and payment options for businesses including employment taxes, information returns, partnerships, corporations, and estates & trusts.

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