Why do you need your social security number to file taxes?
just wanted to know
To make sure your tax return matches what employers, banks and investment houses turn in and to make sure you get proper credit towards your social security
This is how 'big brother' keeps track of us. One number at a time.
That's how the IRS matches up to see if someone is filing twice or filing for someone else who has already filed. We're all just numbers to them.