1.The Group Exemption Number assigned to Sons In Retirement,
Incorporated (SIRinc), for the State Organization and its Branches by
the Federal Department of the Treasurer, Internal Revenue Service is:
4173. This number is provided to SIRinc. and its Branches to show that
the IRS classifies us as a non-profit, 501-(c)-(4) corporation.
2.Your Branch’s Federal Identification Numbers, also known as the
Employer Identification Number (EIN), is normally required by banks in
order to open Branch bank accounts. The EIN number is assigned by the
IRS and may be found on your Branch Data Sheet via the link below.
3.When a Branch opens an account, it is to be in the name of the
Branch, such as: SIR Reynolds Branch 1, or SIR Reynolds Branch 1 Golf
Committee Account, and a copy of your Branch Articles of Incorporation
and your Federal Identification Number (EIN) must be used for the bank
account. The use of Branch Federal Identification Numbers and the
establishment of Branch Bank Accounts can only be authorized by the
Branch Big Sir or the Branch Treasurer. This should also be approved by
the Branch Executive Committee and recorded in the minutes, which needs
to be kept on file with the Branch Secretary and Treasurer as long as
the bank account is active.
4.Use of the SIRinc Federal Identification Number and the
establishment of Bank Accounts for SIRinc., or State Committees can only
be obtained from and authorized for use by the State President or State
Treasurer of SIRinc. For additional information regarding the accounts
for State Committees, refer to Standing Rule 37.