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PTIN Renewal

November 26, 2014

Written by Molly Harris PTIN Basics A Preparers Tax Identification Number (PTIN) is an IRS business tax identification number issued to paid preparers of U.S. federal tax returns, like the Form 2290. Anyone who receives compensation for preparing tax returns is considered a paid preparer and must have a PTIN issued by the IRS. PTINs were created to protect the privacy of the tax preparers. … Read More »



Glossary: Preparers Tax Identification Number (PTIN)

November 24, 2014

An IRS business tax ID issued to paid preparers of Form 2290. Related Tags: How to get a PTIN. Who needs a PTIN



Glossary: Paid Preparer

November 19, 2014

Someone who is paid to prepare Form 2290. If you intend to e-file for many different entities with different EIN’s, then the IRS considers you a Paid Preparer.



Glossary: Individual Filer

November 19, 2014

Someone who files for the company in which he/she works for.



Glossary: CVRA Year Sticker

November 17, 2014

Sticker issued to all Commercial Vehicle Registration Act (CVRA) vehicles upon original registration or weight change. This is in addition to the regular year sticker that is placed on the license plate. They are typically found on the Weight Decal on the right and the left sides of the vehicle that shows the greatest weight in which the vehicle can carry.  Read more from the California … Read More »