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Information for non-residents for using the e-services of the Estonian Tax and Customs Board

Non-residents who can use the e-services of the Estonian Tax and Customs Board

As a non-resident, you can sign in to the Estonian Tax and Customs Board’s self-service environment and use the e-services if you have:

  • the eID of one of the following EU Member States:
Member State Name Authentication method Level of assurance
Czech Republic National identification scheme of the Czech Republic CZ eID card High
Federal Republic of Germany German eID based on Extended Access Control National Identity Card High
Electronic Residence Permit High
eID Card for Union Citizens and EEA Nationals High
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Luxembourg national identity card (eID card) Luxembourg eID card High
Italian Republic Italian eID based on National ID card (CIE) Italian eID card (Carta di Identità elettronica) High
SPID – Public System of Digital Identity Aruba PEC SpA; Namirial SpA; InfoCert SpA; In.Te.S.A. SpA; Italian eID based on National ID card (CIE); Poste Italiane SpA; SpA; Sielte SpA; Telecom Italia Trust Technologies S.r.l.; Lepida SpA Low, substantial, high
Kingdom of Belgium Belgian eID Scheme FAS / Itsme® itsme® mobile App High
Belgian eID Scheme FAS / eCards Belgian Citizen eCard High
Foreigner eCard High
Kingdom of the Netherlands Trust Framework for Electronic Identification (Afsprakenstelsel Elektronische Toegangsdiensten) eHerkenning (for economic operators) Substantial, high
Kingdom of Spain Documento Nacional de Identidad electrónico (DNIe) Spanish ID card (DNIe) High
Portuguese Republic Chave Móvel Digital Digital Mobile Key High
Cartão de Cidadão Portuguese national identity card (eID card) High
Republic of Croatia National Identification and Authentication System (NIAS) Personal Identity Card (eOI) High
Republic of Latvia Latvian eID scheme (eID) eID karte; eParaksts karte; eParaksts karte+; eParaksts​ Substantial, high
Republic of Lithuania Lithuanian National Identity card (eID / ATK) Lithuanian National Identity card (eID / ATK)


Slovak Republic National identity scheme of the Slovak Republic Slovak Citizen eCard High
Foreigner eCard
  • Lithuanian mobile-ID
  • Latvian or Lithuanian Smart-ID (except Smart-ID Basic)

Entering the Estonian Tax and Customs Board's self-service environment

  1. To sign in to the Estonian Tax and Customs Board's self-service environment, click on the button “Enter e-MTA” on our website or follow the link
    Button Enter e-MTA
  2. Please select a method for signing in and follow the instructions.
    Select a method for signing in
  3. After signing in, the following text will appear.
    Information about opening e-services
    To open the e-services, please contact the customer support of the Estonian Tax and Customs Board by e-mail

Applying for Estonia's e-Residency

If you are unable to use the above-mentioned authentication methods, we recommend you apply for Estonia’s e-Residency. E-Residency offers foreigners secure access to Estonia’s e-services. Holders of the e-resident’s Digi-ID card can digitally sign documents and use the Digi-ID to sign in to all portals and information systems that recognise the Estonian ID-card.

You can apply for an Estonian e-resident's Digi-ID electronically at Consult the same web page for additional information on e-Residency and instructions on how to submit an application.