A Tax Registration Number is a unique nine-digit identification number assigned to each individual taxpayer, business enterprise, organization (non-profit, partnership, charity, etc.) by way of an automated system.
Requirements for Individuals (Submitting applications from overseas)
Applications completed and signed should be submitted along with:
A copy of applicant’s Passport OR Drivers Licence (notarized by a Notary Public). Passport or Driver’s License must include the applicant’s name (full last and first name), date of birth, photograph and signature.
If someone is being authorized to collect the TRN card an authorization letter from the applicant should be attached, stating the name of the person authorized to collect the card.
TRN Cards for applicants who submitted their forms via mail from overseas will then be mailed to applicant’s address as stated on application.
If the Identification or supporting documents are not in English, an official translated version is also required.
The signature on the application form must match that on the Identification presented.
Application forms can be downloaded from: www.jamaicatax.gov.jm