How is the VAT number and tax identification number used in reality? Here is an overview of the registers in which VAT and VAT are most commonly found.
Since most countries keep their own names, codes or abbreviations for identification numbers, it is difficult to know which of them correspond with each other.
|Czech version||Meaning||Variants used abroad|
|DIČ||Daňové identifikační číslo / Tax identification number||VAT Identification number / VAT ID, VATIN - value added tax identification number, TIN - tax identification number|
|IČO /IČ||Identifikační číslo osoby / an abbreviation for the identification number of a natural or legal person in the Czech Republic||IN (Identification number/ CIN (Company identification number|
The Administrative Register of Economic Entities, or Ares, is an information system of the Ministry of Finance whose main objective is to provide clear information on economic entities. Thus, Ares allows you to search for economic entities that are registered in the Czech Republic according to various characteristics. One of them is IČO - the identification number of a person.
In addition, the Ares application can also search for economic entities by:
The data in Ares is updated on a daily basis.
The Trade Register records data (and data changes) on business entities operating in the Czech Republic. These data are included, for example, the name and surname, identification number of the person, registered office, address, subject of business, address of the establishment or the period of validity of the trade licence. One of the criteria by which it is possible to search for an entity is the IČO - identification number of the person:
Business entities holding a trade licence can also be searched in the register by:
The Public Register is an information system of public administration, which records data on entrepreneurs and commercial companies as provided by law. It is therefore a public list that is maintained in electronic form.
One of the criteria by which entities in the Public Register can be searched is the IČO - identification number of a person:
The registration number or business name is one of the main input criteria for finding information in the database as quickly as possible.
For each entity found, you can click on additional links containing an overview of the available information stored at the respective registration courts.
The tax identification number, or DIČ (TIN), is the identification number of each tax entity that is a taxpayer by law.
The VAT identification number is an important data or identifier that is indicated on tax documents, e.g. in.:
DIČ / VAT identification number in tax returns:
DIČ / VAT identification number in an invoice:
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