VALUE ADDED TAX NUMBER

Format/length: 9 characters
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:
The Value Added Tax registration number issued by Customs & Excise to a PERSON or ORGANISATION.

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

VALUE ADDED TAX NUMBER is the same as PERSON IDENTIFIER CODE where the PERSON IDENTIFIER TYPE equals 'g. Value Added Tax Number', or is the same as ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER CODE where the ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER TYPE equals 'c. Value Added Tax Number'.

UK Government Data Standards Catalogue

Data Element Value Added Tax Number
Is Part Of
Organisation Information
Has Parts  
Version 2.0
Status Release
Previous Versions  
Later Versions  
Date Agreed 1 January 2002

Meta Data Value
Name Value Added Tax Number
Description The Value Added Tax registration number issued by Customs & Excise to a person or organisation.
Business Format 9 characters
Element Type Data Item
Validations
1. Must be 9 characters.
2. Modulus97 can be used to validate the check digits (last two digits).
Value
Default Value
Owner HMCE
Based On HMCE
Verification
Comment
 

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural VALUE ADDED TAX NUMBERS