Individual Taxpayer Identification Number in Ukraine

Official name of the tax identification number/code (tax ID number/code) is:

-          Individual Taxpayer Identification Number


-          Registration number of an individual taxpayer in the State Register of Individual Taxpayers

Frequently mistaken with:

Individual tax number – in Ukraine it is a taxpayer number for a value-added tax. It is required only for entrepreneurs (businessmen) who pay VAT.

Who is required to receive a tax ID number?

Any individual (citizen), required to pay taxes in Ukraine.

Foreigners usually require a tax number in the following cases:

-          permanent residency in Ukraine;

-          business establishment;

-          registration as a private entrepreneur;

-          employment in Ukraine;

-          real estate purchase or any other form of notarial transaction;

-          education in Ukraine;

-          opening of a bank account;

-          obtaining citizenship (naturalization);

and others. 

Where do foreigners obtain a tax ID number in Ukraine?

At the regional departments of the State Tax Service (STS), at the place of expected employment or at the place of permanent residence (if available).  In Kiev, for example, one could obtain a tax ID at the City Department of the STS (Sholudenka Street 33/19, Kiev).

Documents, required for obtaining a tax ID number.

-          Passport copy with a notarized Ukrainian translation;

-          Filled in the standard application form. 

Our help with obtaining a tax ID number in Kiev.  

Service costs – 50 Euro;

Terms – 5 -10 days;

In addition to the passport copy, we also need a notarized letter of authorization from you.

We will process and submit the application ourselves. 

Attention! The following sentence must be included in the letter of authorization: “… to delegate my interests at the Central office of the Revenue Department in Kiev, regarding the issues of filing and obtaining the document which verifies registration in the State Register of Individual Taxpayers…”

In case you wish to continue with some other services, it is recommended to agree with us on the contents of the letters of authorization required.  

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