It is now possible to get your Employer Identification Number (EIN) instantly from the IRS. Please note that you must complete this application in one session, as you will not be able to save and return at a later time.
Furthermore, it is helpful if you have the required information before you get started. To understand what information may be required for filing the SS-4, you can view a copy of the application in paper form by clicking here (PDF).
You can apply online for an EIN, by clicking here.