A taxpayer identification number or TIN is assigned to citizens of the Russian Federation when it becomes necessary to collect tax from them. Any citizen of the Russian Federation can obtain a TIN certificate on request from the tax office.
It is necessary
It is quite easy to get a TIN. Contact your local tax office. You will only need to have your passport and a copy of your passport with you
Passport. This is the main document of a citizen of the Russian Federation, and, in fact, only it will be needed when obtaining a TIN. Each citizen, starting from the age of 14, can independently obtain a TIN if necessary. If your passport does not contain information about your registration, then you will also need a document confirming your place of residence.
Copy of the passport. Make sure you have a copy of your passport with you, you will need it. It is better to do it in duplicate at once. If you do not have a copy with you, then you either have to look for where to make it, or they will make it to the tax office, but at exorbitant prices.
Application in the form №2-2. This form will be given to you already in the tax office, there are also samples to fill out.
If you changed your last name during marriage, take your marriage certificate and a copy with you.
To obtain a TIN for a minor child who has not yet turned 14 years old, you will need: the passport of the child's parent or legal representative and a copy of the passport, birth certificate of the child. If the certificate does not indicate the child's citizenship, then a document confirming the citizenship is needed.
You can get the TIN within 5 working days after submitting the application. TIN is issued free of charge. If the TIN certificate was lost, then a fee will have to be paid to restore it.