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Online NTN Verification: Get Your NTN Verified By CNIC From FBR Online Portal

Online NTN verification by CNIC is the process by which an NTN can be verified online with the FBR through its online portal. You can perform online NTN verification for a variety of reasons, depending on your requirements. Online NTN verification can be done using your CNIC number.

How the Online NTN Verification is Possible By CNIC From FBR Portal ?

For online NTN verification, you require having your NTN number or CNIC number. If you have your Company Registration / Incorporation number, you can also do your NTN check/verify by inputting its number. But, if you are abroad and don’t have any of the above, in such case your passport number would work well, and you can verify your NTN registration online by putting your passport number in the NTN verification form available at https://e.fbr.gov.pk/esbn/Verification# 

Time Required For Online Verification of the NTN 
Verification of NTN registration online may take up to a few minutes. If you see no result for your NTN, this means that FBR has not issued an NTN number yet, and you can apply for the registration of your NTN online, at FBR’s another IRIS portal. On this portal, you have to find the option: “Registration for an unregistered person”. Here you have to put your complete data in the NTN Registration Form and attach the required documents.  After applying online, you can easily get your registered NTN number.  Before or online NTN, make sure your NTN is already enrolled with the FBR. 
NTN Holders have to File Annual Income Tax Returns

Please be informed that if you registered your NTN over a decade ago or more, but you have never filed your income tax return, then you have to require e-enrollment at the Iris FBR website. The person being registered and enrolled will be notified through email and SMS. NTN holders are responsible for filing the annual income tax return to the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in due time.

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Online NTN Verification is Easy!

NTN stands for National Tax Number, and it’s a unique number assigned to every tax-paying citizen in Pakistan. The NTN is the same thing as the CNIC number, but under a different name.

The FBR has its own website where you can verify your NTN with CNIC number. This can be done by going to: https://e.fbr.gov.pk

Online NTN Verification as per types of NTN:

  • Individual’s NTN: Through the FBR’s online NTN verification system, the NTN is verified using the individual’s CNIC.
  • Association Of Persons’s NTN: This type of NTN is issued to the NGO. Such NTN can only be verified by its number, printed on the NGO’s NTN certificate. 
  • Partnership’s NTN: This kind of NTN is given to the partnership firm. These numbers appear on the firm’s registration certificates and can also be verified using the FBR’s online NTN Verification system.
  • Company’s NTN: This form of NTN is issued to limited liability companies. This NTN can be verified with its already registered NTN number only through FBR’s online NTN verification facility.

Who Needs An NTN (National Tax Number) and Online NTN Verification?

National Tax Number (NTN) is needed for each and every taxpayer in Pakistan. The main purpose of obtaining NTN is to pay taxes to the Federal Government and avail sales tax registration benefits.NTN is a unique number that is issued to companies, individuals and associations by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR). NTN number is compulsory if you are a taxpayer or if you want to be a taxpayer in the future.

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Why Should I Get an NTN and Bother For Online NTN Verification?

The NTN (National Tax Number) can be obtained for a variety of reasons:

  • For the country to be able to operate, every person who is taxable has to obtain a national tax number and file an income tax return.
  • Taxpayers who fall under the government’s taxable slabs must get a National Tax Number and deposit tax with the government.
  • Taxpayers who meet these criteria can avail of the exemption certificate facility.
  • By becoming a member of the chamber of commerce and industry, the income taxpayer is able to take advantage of the benefits of this organization.
  • A tax refund is available to you.
  • A lower tax slab is available for manufacturers to import raw materials.
  • To make a shipment, an exporter must be registered for both Sales Tax and NTN.

For taxable transactions, taxpayer registration means obtaining a National Tax Number (NTN) from the Federal Board of Revenue. You can obtain a National Tax Number (NTN) for use with Income Tax, Sales Tax, and Federal Excise. In addition to being used for imports and exports, the NTN can also serve as a tax payment mechanism.


NTN stands for National Tax Number, and it is a unique number assigned to each person who resides in Pakistan. It is a ten-digit number that is used to identify individuals. The online NTN verification process is carried out by the FBR (Federal Board of Revenue), which is the body responsible for collecting and administering taxes in Pakistan. To verify your NTN, you have to go to their website and enter your CNIC number as well as some other details.

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