“If I didn’t delete the user ID first like this then every time I tried to change something else in the account settings it was giving me the EIN error.”

It often helps to remove data and disable, then set it up fresh. The banking security rules keep resulting in changes […]

Resolution for 'banking security issue: 'How do I fix this error “Your Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN) is not valid. Please use this format: ##-#######” when setting up a bank feed?' available: Yes.

The banking security issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the banking security issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex banking security issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other banking security support options.

For more information about resolving issues related to banking security in Quickbooks/QBO or to get support for the issue 'How do I fix this error “Your Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN) is not valid. Please use this format: ##-#######” when setting up a bank feed?', click the link below: