If an LLC that owes the IRS ceases operation and resumes the exact same business under a new tax ID, can the IRS still pursue them?

Asked on September 12, 2012 under Bankruptcy Law, Washington


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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

If your limited liability company does not disband and dissolves by filing the proper paperwork with the secretarry of state's office in the state where it was created but simply gets a whole new tax identification number from the Internal Revenue Service, any and all prior tax obligations federal and state, still follow this entity where it would still be obligated for such regardless of a change in tax identification numbers.

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