You can pay state taxes, payments and other monetary obligations (interest, fines, penalties, etc.) to the Estonian Tax and Customs Board by:
When paying taxes and payments by bank transfer, the payment order should include:
- Account holder: Maksu- ja Tolliamet
- Account number
3. Reference number
Every taxpayer has their personal reference number for paying state taxes, payments or other monetary obligations that derive from the Taxation Act. You are able to find the reference number by using this search "Find your personal reference number for paying taxes".
The following monetary obligations that derive from the Taxation Act, can be paid with a document related reference number:
- For customs declarations the declaration reference number or group reference number;
- Claim for interest, tax decision, penalty decision, etc;
- When paying VAT based on MOSS rules, you need to use the reference number given in the MOSS declaration form.
This payment link can be used by customers of SEB Bank, Swedbank, Danske Bank, Nordea Bank and LHV Pank. The payment link "Alusta maksmist" is located in the e-Tax/e-Customs under the section "Claims and liabilities“. When you log in to the bank, you have to choose whether you are making the payment as a private client or a business client.
Speed of arrival of payments
In case of intra-bank payments (for SEB Bank, Swedbank, Nordea Bank and Danske Bank) the payment confirmation from the bank will reach the account of the Estonian Tax and Customs Board usually on the day of payment if the payment was made on a working day until 20:00. If the payment was made after 20:00, it will reach the account of the Estonian Tax and Customs Board on the next working day. If you pay from LHV Pank account, then payments made on a working day before 16:30 will reach the account of the Estonian Tax and Customs Board on the same day and payments entered after 16:30 – on the next working day.
Please ask your bank how fast they transfer money to the receiver’s account.