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Obtain company tax identification number (TIN)  (3) expand_more expand_less

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Submit request for tax identification number
(last modified: 31/05/2019)

Timeframe ( see details )

Wait until next step

10 mn  -  25 mn
0 days  -  0.5day

Contact details

Entity in charge

Tanzania Revenue Authority

Lumumba street , Dar es Salaam. P. O. Box 25216
Tel: +255 222 180 104

Unit in charge

Domestic Revenue Department - Kariakoo Service Center 2nd Floor (ILALA REGION)

Mon: 08:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 17:00

Person in charge

TRA Officer

Tel: +255 222 180 104
Email: info@tra.go.tz

Expected results

Appointment

Requirements

1. Estimate of tax payable by installments form
Estimate of tax payable by installments form (original + Simple copy)
2. TIN application form
TIN application form (original)
3. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Notarized lease agreement (Simple copy)
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Endorsed title deed (for contracts older than 5 years) (Simple copy)
4. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Certificate of incorporation (Simple copy)
5. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Notarized memorandum and articles of association (Simple copy)
6. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
TRA EFD receipt (original)
From advocate for notarization fee
In addition, for each director
1. TIN application form
TIN application form (original)
For directors with no TIN certificate
2. 01 - Libre deuda de patente
National Identification Authority (NIDA) ID number
For both local and foreign directors
or 01 - Libre deuda de patente
Passport (original)

Time frame

Waiting time in queue: min   5mn - max  15mn
Attention at counter: min   5mn - max   10mn
Waiting time until next step: max   0.5day

Legal justification

1. Income tax act 2008, Revised edition
Income tax act 2008, Revised edition
Article s.133

Additional information

Foreign investors who wish to obtain personal Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) but do not qualify to obtain National Identification Number from NIDA can apply TIN at Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) Samora office and Kinondoni TRA office. Those outside Dar es Salaam can visit TRA regional offices to obtain TIN without having NIDA ID. At least one directors of the company must be physically present at the tax office to give their fingerprints. For any enquiry related to tax payment or complaints dial toll free 0800110016 for TTCL and Vodacom subscribers, 0786 800000 for airtel and 0713800333 for Tigo subscribers

Who certified this information ?

Catherine NKELEBE, Assistant manager, Debt department, 24/07/2013

Recourse: Tanzania Revenue Authority

Entity in charge

Tanzania Revenue Authority

Lumumba street , Dar es Salaam. P. O. Box 25216
Tel: +255 222 180 104

Unit in charge

Domestic Revenue Department - Kariakoo Service Center 2nd Floor (ILALA REGION)

Mon: 08:00 - 17:00
Tue: 08:00 - 17:00
Wed: 08:00 - 17:00
Thu: 08:00 - 17:00
Fri: 08:00 - 17:00

Person in charge

TRA Tax Officer

Tel: +255 222 180 104
Email: info@tra.go.tz
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