The state of Louisiana requires both a Withholding Tax ID and a State Unemployment Tax ID, both formats and links to apply are below. 

Withholding Tax ID
Agency Contact Info: Louisiana Department of Revenue CIFT - Withholding Tax 617 North Third Street PO Box 91017 Baton Rouge, LA  70821-9017 855-307-3893
Format: #######0##
Applied For: Not Accepted

Unemployment Tax ID
Agency Contact Info: Physical Address - Louisiana Workforce Commission 1001 N 23rd Street Baton Rouge, LA  70802 For General Correspondence - Louisiana Workforce Commission PO Box 94186 Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9186   Employer Call Center - 225-326-6999 Email Address - UITax@lwc.la.gov
Format: ######-#
Applied For: Not Accepted

After a new tax ID has been received, please send all documentation showing proof of the tax ID obtained to the Tax Department by submitting a Tax Ticket. Choose "Need to Add Tax Jurisdiction/Obtained Tax ID" from the ticket reason drop down. It's best practice to add new tax ID's before processing payment for employees within the jurisdiction. 

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