How to get VAT ID for an Estonian company

General requirements

If company sales in EU exceeds 16 000 EUR then company must apply for VAT ID.

In case you want to apply VAT ID before you have started business or 16 000 EUR limit is exceeded it is required to explain planned business activities.

It is important to know that VAT ID is not granted always automatically and further investigation might be held by tax authorities. Giving sufficient supporting explanations and evidence usually helps to avoid further questions from tax authorities and time waist related it.

Authorities will make a decision usually in 1 week.