A foreign citizen can apply for a tax identification number and a tax card in person or through his/her employer, even before starting work.

The application can be submitted at the customer service of the competent tax authority (National Tax and Customs Administration of Hungary, Nemzeti Adó- és Vámhivatal or NAV), located in Debrecen at 29/C Faraktár Street.

When applying for a tax identification number, a valid passport and a completed request form is required to be presented.