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TIN Verification

Hi Linda,

Every year we send out about fifty 1099's and every year the IRS sends notification that 4 or 5 of them have an incorrect TIN number.

Do you know of a website that I can key in a TIN number and see if it's valid for the payee's name and address?

Thank you kindly,

Tom Gillmore

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SSN Verification

Yes, the Social Security Administration offers SSN Verification Service to register businesses.

If the TIN is a EIN, then it's a little trickier. The IRS does offer a TIN Verification on its e-Services website. However, this site is targeted to tax practitioners & I'm not sure if it's available to the general public. You might try calling the e-Services help desk at 1-866-255-0654 and see if they can help you get setup with the TIN Matching service. It does seem that the IRS is expanding the who e-Services program so it may be that you can register.

Please post a follow up with what you find out & how useful these services are to you.

Thanks!
L:)

hello

its realy good thank you....

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