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Federal Tax Identification Launches New Live Chat Feature

Taxes are a complex process for both individuals and businesses. Each registered business entity is given a unique, nine digit tax number for identification, called an EIN or FIEN. Federal Tax Identification provides businesses an easy way to file for an EIN number online. The site has now integrated a live chat feature that allows clients to instantly get help with the ss-4 form.

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Small Business ExpertThis stay-at-home mom is kicking around the idea of stitching together a home-based business. Liz Folger of Bizymoms.com provides a few pointers before getting started.

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When was the last time you filled joyous while filing tax? Well, you are not alone as almost everyone despises filing tax. However, there is no running away from it. You need to make sure that you fill tax properly.   As a small business, it bec

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Any effective business owner knows that their staff is the foundation and in many ways, the very reason for the success of their brand. Without their team, it would be impossible for them to reach company goals, satisfy customers, and beat out the co

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