Other Items Related to Form 8952
General Instructions for Certain Information Returns
The General Instructions for Certain Information Returns contain broad information concerning Forms 1097, 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922, 5498, and W-2G. Specific form instructions are provided as separate products.
Form SS-4, Application for Employer Identification Number (EIN)
Use Form SS-4 to apply for an EIN. An EIN is a nine-digit number (for example, 12-3456789) assigned to sole proprietors, corporations, partnerships, estates, trusts, and other entities for tax filing and reporting purposes.
Form 1065, U.S. Return of Partnership Income
Form 1065 is an information return used to report the income, gains, losses, deductions, credits, etc., from the operation of a partnership.
Form 1099-MISC, Miscellaneous Income
Used to report rents, royalties, prizes and awards and other fixed determinable income.
Publication 1635, Understanding Your EIN
Link for e-file FAQs (December 2009)
Form 2848, Power of Attorney and Declaration of Representative
Use Form 2848 to authorize an individual to represent you before the IRS. The individual you authorize must be a person eligible to practice before the IRS.
Form 8655, Reporting Agent Authorization
Use this form to authorize a reporting agent to sign and file certain returns, make deposits and payments for certain returns, receive duplicate copies of tax information, notices, and other written and/or electronic communication regarding any authority granted, and provide IRS with information to aid in penalty relief determinations related to the authority granted on this form.