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Hello JA Customer,
Was the original business for which you already have an EIN set up as a sole proprietorship, single member LLC, partnership or corporation?
Hello again JA Customer,
Thank you for the additional information.
Generally, businesses need a new EIN when their ownership or structure has changed.
In the case of a sole proprietorship, the following rules apply:
You will be required to obtain a new EIN if any of the following statements are true.
You will not be required to obtain a new EIN if any of the following statements are true.
So in your particular case, as long as you are still operating as a sole proprietor, then you would not be required to file for a new EIN.
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