Özyeğin University, Çekmeköy Campus Nişantepe District, Orman Street, 34794 Çekmeköy - İSTANBUL

Phone : +90 (216) 564 90 00

Fax : +90 (216) 564 99 99

E-mail: info@ozyegin.edu.tr

Foreigner Identification Number and Tax (Identification) Number

Foreigner Identification Number and Tax (Identification) Number

Foreigner Identification Number
The Foreigner ID Number is provided by the General Directorate of Civil Registration and Nationality for foreigners  who reside in Turkey for more than six months. Newly admitted international students who have obtained their residence permit for educational purposes can obtain on the official website of the General Directorate of Civil Registration and Nationality.
All documents and information prepared for international students must bear the Foreigner Identification Number. Until foreigner identification numbers are issued, passport numbers can be used for all documents and information prepared for international students. Students holding a Blue Card will use their TR Identity Numbers since such students are not issued with a separate foreigner identification number. 
 
Tax (Identification)Number
International students must have their foreigner identification number or tax number in order to be able to make banking transactions in Turkey. (The foreigner identification number can be used as of tax number.) Students holding a Blue Card can make their banking transactions using their TR Identity Numbers.
However Tax Identification Number will be used (for exp. residence permit late penalty application fee) for only the payments to Tax Office.
 
Students who do not have their foreigner identification number can obtain their tax numbers by personally applying to a tax office along with their passport and its copied pages.