How to get a Tax ID for NYC!

May 30, 2016 - 6:57am

You need a tax id if you want to be an adult and sell your work.
this is registering to pay sales tax.
Most street fair/art show/craft fairs whatever require you have them.
I got mine so long ago the memory is blurry.
It involved getting a paper notarized and paying $30 or so to a guy 
in one of those little shops on the first floor of an office building 
in downtown Brooklyn where they sell packaged snacks, chewing gum, soda and probably cigarettes.
I think....

Here's how they do it now

How to Register For A TAX ID (Regular Certificate of Authority)

These links will guide you through the process:

TAX ID/Regular Certificate of Authority

You must apply for a regular Certificate of Authority if you will be making taxable sales from your home, a shop, a store, a cart, a stand, or any other facility from which you regularly conduct your business. It does not matter whether you own or rent the facility.

this list is from Robert Lederman [NYCStreetArtists] <>