identification number

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Related to identification number: bank identification number, Tax Identification Number
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Noun1.identification number - a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification; "she refused to give them her Social Security number"
ABA transit number, bank identification number, BIN - an identification number consisting of a two-part code assigned to banks and savings associations; the first part shows the location and the second identifies the bank itself
license number, registration number - the number on the license plate that identifies the car that bears it
Social Security number - the number of a particular individual's Social Security account
positive identification - evidence proving that you are who you say you are; evidence establishing that you are among the group of people already known to the system; recognition by the system leads to acceptance; "a system for positive identification can prevent the use of a single identity by several people"
personal identification number, PIN number, PIN - a number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts
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01 ( ANI ): The Supreme Court's five-judge constitution bench will resume hearing on the legality of the 12-digit biometric identification number, Aadhaar, on Thursday.
Register with your state to obtain a tax identification number, workers' compensation, unemployment and disability insurance.
BIN database is a unique package that helps you find the Bank Identification Number that, in turn, helps you know various important details, such as the bank that issued the card, the type of card, brand of card, that is, Visa or MasterCard, level of card, that is, classic or gold, and other important details.
The DOD identification number is a unique 10-digit number that is assigned to every person with a direct relationship to the department.
The rules would require preparers who sign a return to use a single, distinct identification number rather than several different numbers when identifying themselves as tax return preparers.
Direct part marking employs the same technology, standards, and data matrix identification as IUID, but it doesn't assign a unique identification number.
Core of the system are the monitoring and controlling features based on an identification number system, which will be explained in chapter 2.
Interactive Taxpayer Identification Number Matching--Interactive Taxpayer Identification Number Matching (TIN Matching) is a new, pre-filing service offered to banks or others that pay income subject to backup withholding.
In May 2002, HHS issued a final rule to standardize the identifying numbers assigned to employers in the health care industry by using the existing Employer Identification Number (EIN).
And while these firms claim the practice, known as file segregation, is totally legitimate, using a false identification number to apply for credit is a felony, and offenders can be prosecuted.
You will receive, via mail, CompuServe's EDGAR specific communications software, a temporary user identification number and an interim password that you'll use to sign on.

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