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How to obtaining a Taxpayer Identification Number

Eligibility

Those who are liable to pay income tax, value added tax (VAT), Nation Building Tax (NBT), Economic Service Charge (ESC). Employers those who are required to register for Pay-As-You-Earn (PAYE) Scheme, Stamp Duty or Importer/Exporter and Freight Forwarders & Clearing Agents.

Time Taken for Providing the Service (Ordinary Service and Priority Service)

In respect of the duly completed applications along with the required documents, the certificate will be issued within 40 minutes. For applications submit before 3.00pm the certificate will be issued on the same day, otherwise on the following day.

Supporting Documents Required:

In case of Individual Business or Partnership
Certificate of the business registration,
Photocopies of the National Identity Card (NIC) of the owner/partners.

For import : Commercial Invoice endorsed by bank and Bill of Lading/Airway Bill
For Export:
Export Development Board (EDB) registration,
Other export relevant documents,
Registration certificate of Tea Board, Coconut Cultivation Board, Gem and Jewellery Authority (If relevant)
In case of Limited Liability Company:
Registered Under Companies Act No 17 of 1982 ( Registered before 03/05/2007)
Application for registration of an existing company (Form 40)
(Certified copy issued by the registrar of companies)
Certificate of incorporation (Re registration) (Form 41)
Memorandum of association/ Articles of association with signatures of the Shareholders and the Notary public
Photocopies of the National Identity Card of the Directors.
Registered Under Companies Act No 7 of 2007 ( Registered After 03/05/2007)
Certificate of incorporation (Form 2A)
Application for registration of a company (Form 1) (Certified copy issued by the registrar of companies)
Articles of association with signatures of the Shareholder
Photocopies of the National Identity Card of the Directors
BOI registration certificate and BOI Agreement (for BOI companies)
In case of Companies Incorporated outside Sri Lanka:
Registered Under Companies Act No 17 of 1982 ( Registered before 03/05/2007)
Address (Form 56)
Directors (Form 57)
Authorized Person (Form 58)
Incorporation Certificate (Form 75)
Articles of association with signatures of the Shareholders
Photocopies of valid Passports of Directors
Registered Under Companies Act No 7 of 2007 ( Registered After 03/05/2007)
Address (Form 44)
Directors (Form 45)
Authorized Person (Form 46)
Incorporation Certificate (Form 42)
Articles of association with signatures of the Shareholders
Photocopies of valid Passports of Directors

(All documents should be originals or should be certified copies issued by the Registrar of Companies.)
In case of any other Project/ Joint Ventures:
Request letter of Project Director
Project Agreement
Photocopies of NICs or Passports of Directors
Copy of Registration Certificate issued by the relevant government authority

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