UNIQUE TAX REFERENCE NUMBER

Format/length: 10 digits
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:
A reference number issued by the Inland Revenue that uniquely identifies a particular taxpayer.

References:
UK Government Data Standards Catalogue (GDSC), Version 2.0, Agreed 01.01.02. GDSC:
http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/gdsc/html/default.htm

UNIQUE TAX REFERENCE NUMBER is the same as PERSON IDENTIFIER CODE where the PERSON IDENTIFIER TYPE equals 'e. Unique Tax Reference Number'.

UK Government Data Standards Catalogue

Data Element Unique Tax Reference Number
Is Part Of
Person Identifiers
Has Parts  
Version 2.0
Status Release
Previous Versions  
Later Versions  
Date Agreed 1 January 2002

Meta Data Value
Name Unique Tax Reference Number
Description A reference number issued by the Inland Revenue that uniquely identifies a particular taxpayer.
Business Format 10 digits
Element Type Data Item
Validations
1. Must be numeric.
2. The first digit is a check digit.
3. Must be a unique number.
Value
Default Value
Owner Inland Revenue
Based On Inland Revenue
Verification
Comment
Each reference number is randomly generated.
 

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural UNIQUE TAX REFERENCE NUMBERS