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Title: Tax Identification (ID) Number
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Description: A Minnesota Tax ID Number is a seven-digit number used to report and pay Minnesota business taxes. Minnesota Department of Revenue
Subject: Sales and Use Tax
Creation Date: 9/11/2008 2:17:51 PM
Modification Date: 3/13/2024 8:51:43 AM
Agency Name: Revenue, Minnesota Department of
Agency URL:
Agency Description: The Minnesota Department of Revenue manages the state's revenue system. Functions include the administration of 28 different taxes, interprets and enforces the tax laws, provides taxpayers both individuals and businesses with forms, processes tax returns/payments, and auditing.
Agency Phone: 651-556-3000
Agency Fax: Agency URL:
Agency Address: Revenue, Minnesota Dept. of
600 N. Robert Street

St. Paul
MN 55146

Division Name: Business Registration
Division URL:
Division Description:
Division Phone: 651-282-5225 | 800-657-3605
Division Fax: Division URL:
Division Address:
600 N. Robert St., Mail Station 4410

St. Paul
MN 55146-4410

Audience: Hold Application URL:
Renewal URL:
Versa URL:


Minnesota Tax ID Requirements

Who Needs to Register

Registering Your Business

    Minnesota Tax ID Number Registration

    Sales Tax Account Registration

    Update Business Information

    Multiple Locations

    Sales Tax Account Revocation

Minnesota Sales and Use Tax Business Guide

Sales Tax Fact Sheets and Industry Guides

Sales Tax Rate Calculator

Rules: 8130.2500

Statutes: 297A.66


Application for business registration may be completed online, go to Business Registration  

The ability for business taxpayers to update/maintain their accounts online is available at MN e-Services

Period of Issuance:

Indefinite - unless there is a business change, or the permit is revoked or canceled.

Length of Determination: Web registrations for the permit are instant. A successful registrant will receive confirmation of their ID number within seconds, and the ID number is valid then. Users will also create their e-Services password as a step in the registration process, so as soon as the system issues their ID number, they will have access to full e-Services functionality (which now includes the ability to update their business information). All other applications are processed upon receipt. If a person applies for Minnesota tax identification number by telephone, in most cases, a number will be issued immediately.
Other Info:
Activity: Taxes
License Detail URL:

Sales and Use Tax

Registering Your Business

MN e-Services

Minnesota Department of Revenue

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