As a Certification Acceptance Agent, we assist a US resident. and nonresident aliens, as well as other foreign taxpayers (who are not eligible to obtain an SSN) to apply for an individual taxpayer identification number from the Internal Revenue Service. We offer professional help on behalf of the IRS to people applying for an ITIN.
We have a formal agreement described in Section 301.6109-1 (d) (3) (iv) (A) of the US Treasury Regulations. with the IRS. The agreement allows us to help applicants apply for an ITIN by reviewing Form W-7 and the supporting documentation for the application, we issue a certificate to demonstrate the applicant’s identity and foreign status, and send the documentation to the IRS office, ITIN for processing. Once an ITIN identification number is issued, the applicant will be notified.
What is the difference between an IRS Acceptance Agent and an IRS Certified Agent? Both help individuals eligible to apply for an ITIN number from the IRS, however, there are two (2) clear major differences.
First, a certification acceptance agent can certify the applicant’s identification documents, while an agent cannot. Individuals applying through an acceptance agent must present their original identification documents, or present a certified copy from the issuing agency, a State Department employee at a US Embassy or Consulate, a notary public or a foreign notary authorized by the Hague Convention
Second, a Certified Agent can receive the ITIN number from the IRS, while an agent cannot.
It is much more convenient to use the services of a Certified Agent than the services of an agent when applying for an ITIN number from the IRS.
Advantages of using Johnson and Kleven Tax Services as your IRS Certified Agent
We know that you have options to request an ITIN number from the IRS. Johnson and Kleven Tax Services offer its clients the following:
- Free ITIN Interview with an IRS Certified Agent
- Customer-focused service
- Explanation of each step during the IRS ITIN application process
- Certification acceptance agent guarantees that the ITIN application is complete and correct
- Identification document certification
- Quick service for applying the ITIN with the IRS.
- The IRS processes ITIN applications filed by Filing Agents before processing ITIN applications filed directly by ITIN applicants.
- Low cost for applying the ITIN
Avoid the hassle and headache of trying to get an ITIN number from the IRS on your own. Using Johnson and Kleven Tax Services as an IRS Certified Agent may avoid delaying the IRS or rejecting the ITIN application.