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hi my name is David. I incorporated my small remodeling business in Missouri.
the name of the business is Garcia contracting incorporated.

now I created another business is called Garcia roofing but I created it under Garcia contracting as the creator. so Garcia contracting incorporated is the parent company. my question is do I need a separate tax number for Garcia roofing even though its under Garcia contracting incorporated?

Garcia contracting incorporated already has a tax ID number.

thank you


Thanks for your question.

You will need to obtain a separate tax ID number for Garcia Roofing. IF you file a consolidated return for the two businesses or if you file separate returns, the IRS will want you to have an EIN.

Hope this helps.

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I can answer questions on personal income taxes, partnerships, and some corporate income taxes. I can deal with some state tax questions. Limited gift and estate tax questions. I am also familiar with ministerial and church tax reporting issues. I am Professor Emeritus at Florida Southern College. Sales taxes and property taxes are state and local issues so I am not likely be be able to give you an in depth answer on those types of taxes. I have maintained a CPA practice, specializing in tax, for over 35 years. I am a member of the National Association of Tax Professionals, The Florida Insititute of CPA's, The NCPE Fellowship. In addition I am a Certified Mentor for SCORE. Visit my website at I also offer seminars and consultations to churches and clergy on their tax issues at Also visit my blog, I am listed on Tax Connections at Prepare and file your own taxes at


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