The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

 
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

What isn't blank in Boxes 15 to 17 of your W2? What do you see in those boxes?
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

In box 15 it reads 'IL WH' and no number, in 16 my wages and 17 has my state income tax
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

Oh I see.. Did you ask your employer why there's no real number? Did you try just using the federal FEIN?
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

I haven't tried either of those options yet but I can try to enter the employer identification number
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

I don't personally live near IL, but I found a client's IL W2 from  prior year. The IL EIN may be 6 numbers. No "WTH". Do you see that anywhere on your W2, maybe on a second or third page?
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

I would ask the employer first. Do you have a W2 from them for last year?
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

I do not, first year of employment there. Should I contact HR?
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

Yes, that would be best. They should have a real number for that box.
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

HR said it is the same number as the EIN
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The Employer State ID, box 15 is blank on my W-2 form.

If you don't have state wages due to being in FL, TX, TN, WA, or any other state that doesn't have a personal tax.... leave everything blank in Turbo Tax. Don't type in anything in those fields inside Turbo Tax.

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