FBR National Tax Number (NTN) Registration in Pakistan Online Apply,Steps & Required Documents

FBR National Tax Number (NTN) Registration in Pakistan

Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Revenue Division Government of Pakistan has complete registering NTN (National Taxation Number) very easy for all the citizens of Pakistan.

How to Apply for National Tax Number (NTN) in Pakistan:

First of all, you have to open FBR Official website www.fbr.gov.pk and then FBR’s Iris portal by simply clicking on this link.



FBR National Tax Number (NTN) Registration in Pakistan Online Apply,Steps & Required Documents

The date of submission of income tax returns has also been extended by one month, while it has been announced to give a discount to LCs stuck for three months and to clear LCs worth up to one hundred thousand dollars from November 1.

FBR National Tax Number (NTN) Registration in Pakistan Online Apply Steps

  • Fill out the basic information.
  • Enter your CNIC number without “” in the field.
  • Enter your complete name without prefix.
  • Choose prefix.
  • Enter your First, Middle and Last name subsequently in the respective fields.
  • Enter you Cell No.
  • Enter your email.
  • Enter the Captcha code and click Submit.

  • Within 5 to 10 minutes, the system will send codes on Email and Cell No. separately. Add these codes in the given fields.
  • Your account on Iris will be created and you’ll receive your password on your cell no. and email in 1 to 5 minutes.

How to register the National Tax Number (NTN)
You can apply online for new registration by performing the following steps:
Step 1:
Visit the FBR Portal at https://e.fbr.gov.pk
Step 2:
Select “New e-registration” from the drop-down of “e-Registration menu” and enter the data in front of following captions appearing on the screen:
Select the taxpayer type (Individual, AOP, or Company)
Enter the CNIC/NTN/Reg.Inc, according to the selected taxpayer type
Enter Name of taxpayer
Enter “Image character”
Click “Ok”
Step 3:
An online form based on the taxpayer type (Individual, AOP, Company) selected in step-2 above will appear on the next screen. Complete all the particulars appearing on the form. You may save the form with available information and resume at a later stage if so required.
Step 4:
After completion of the online registration form, Verify the form by clicking the Verify button
Step 5:
After successful verification, Submit the form by Clicking Submit button. The system will assign a Token Number which should be noted for checking the status of the application either online or by calling at 24-Hrs helpline at 051-111-772-772.
The NTN Certificate can be obtained by visiting any of Taxpayer Facilitation Centers and submitting a duly signed copy of the online application along with required documents.
Submit a simple one-page form (the NTN Form) as well as the required documents
All applications are forwarded to the Central Registration Office (CRO) in Islamabad, which allows a uniform NTN
The center processes the application and issues the NTN at no cost.
The certificate is sent to the registered address of the applicant.

Required Documents
All applications:

Copy of CNIC/Passport of Applicant,
Copy of the Electricity Bill of the connection installed at the address given in the Registry Portion of TRF-01,
Copy of CNIC of Owner of business premises, if the premises are not self-owned along with a copy of rent/lease agreement
Individual; A. Salaried Persons;

Copy of CNIC/ Passport of Individual,
Salary Slip or Employment Letter (for new employees)
B. Business Persons;

Copy of CNIC/ Passport of Individual
One Page of Business Letter Head Pad (crossed as X),
Bank Account Certificate issued by the bank for the account maintained in the name of the business if applying for ST Registration
C. Other Individual;

Copy of CNIC/ Passport of Individual,
Single page declaration stating the purpose of Registration with documentary evidence(s)

Copy of CNIC of Applicant,
Attested Copy of AOP Agreement, if applicable,
Applications of all Partners, if not already NTN holder

Copy of SECP Incorporation Certificate,
Form-III/Form-A submitted to SECP,
Applications of all Owners/Directors if not already NTN holder,
Company’s Bank Account Certificate,
Statement of Affairs
Bank Statement
For quick STRN Issuance, Download GVS FBR Mobile Application from Google Store and send an electronic image of the Manufacturing Unit, Business Premises, Electricity, and Gas Meter.
For NR Company not having Permanent Existence in Pakistan

Incorporation Certificate of the Company in the Country of Non-Resident,
Copy of CNIC of Authorized Rep

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