How to get a Tax File Number?

The process of applying for a TFN starts when you fill out our online TFN application form. This will take you less than 10 minutes. The online TFN form contains useful tips to ease your understanding of the required information. Once submitted, your application will be analyzed by a dedicated tax agent. Once your Tax File Number registration is approved we will send you a confirmation email with all necessary details. If the provided information matches the official requirements, you may expect to receive your Tax File Number within 28 working days.

If you have chosen to apply for your TFN online you will be asked to enter your personal information as well as answer a few short additional questions regarding your TAX and business history in Australia.

It is important to note that in order to apply for your TFN, the information you provide in your application must match the information in your passport as well as data held by ATO and DIPB. Additionally to your personal information in order to receive your TFN, you must be in Australia and if you are a foreigner hold a relevant visa that allows you to apply for a TFN.

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