The Deal With EINs

There has been a lot of buzz lately about marketing agencies requiring an EIN in order to work with them.

These agencies are basing this off of the new federal ruling concerning independent contractors, but are leaving out an important part:

Here is a comprehensive guide to EINs and when they are required (click on the screenshot to be taken directly to the site):

What is an EIN?

When do I need an EIN?

Can my SSN be used as my EIN?

As an independent contractor, do I have to use my EIN?

Does using an EIN affect my taxes?

What happens if an agency made me get an EIN for work?

Leave a comment