If due to an error in paperwork, my LLC never received an EIN number last year and now that it is tax season, am I to classify my business as an LLC or a partnership?

Asked on March 23, 2015 under Business Law, Florida

Answers:

Anne Brady / Law Office of Anne Brady

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

For tax purposes, unless you have applied for S Corp filing status, your LLC files as a partnership.  This is regardless of whether you have an EIN.  If you do not have an EIN this year, use your own social security number to file your taxes.


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