how to get a farm tax ID number
Fill out Form SS-4 for an employer I.D. number. At line 8a select the "Other" box and indicate that your a farm. Once you fill out the form call 1-800-829-4933 to get the number. have the form with you when you call. The form can be obtained at http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/fss4.pdf.
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