Note: The tax card was replaced by the Citizen Card (for domestic and Brazilian citizens, under the Treaty of Porto Seguro).
At any time within the opening hours of shops.
»Documents and requirements:
If the applicant is a EU citizen:
1. civil ID Card
If the applicant is a citizen of a third country:
If the applicant is a national citizen with less than ten years and no ID card:
3. Seat of birth or equivalent document;
If the applicant is a foreign child without Passport:
4. Document birth.
You have no costs.
Note: If the application result in the issue of tax card is € 6.80.
Currently, through verbal statement.
Note: If the award of the NIF is made following a request from the Citizen Card, the deadline for the provision of the service is due to the application reaches the Tax and Customs Authority, with an average of three days.
A request for a Tax Identification Number (TIN) is a service that allows the registration of a citizen, resident or not in Brazil, the Tax Administration database.
The NIF is assigned at the time of application, through verbal statements, resulting immediately in providing a temporary identification document, showing the NIF, until the issue of the Citizen Card.
Foreign citizens also receive a temporary identification document, showing the NIF, until the issue of tax card.
The award of the NIF's main objectives are:
- Identify expeditiously and for tax purposes the individual, giving you a number constructed through an algorithm;
- Provide the tax authorities of an essential means to combat fraud and tax evasion.
Note: At the time of registration, non-resident in the country citizens are required to appoint a representative residing in the country.
Center Telephone Answering (CAT)
Phone 707 206 707 Website Link Schedule Every working day from 08:30 to 19: 30h.
Only makes the use of NIF is derives income or have to fulfill formalities of a fiscal nature.