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VAT 68 - Request for transfer of a registration number


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pdf icon VAT 68 (PDF, 107KB)

Use form VAT 68 to transfer the VAT registration of a company changing ownership. It can be used if you are taking over a business as a going concern or changing the status of your business (eg from sole proprietor to limited company) and you wish to use the previous owner's VAT registration number.

Use form VAT 68 to transfer the VAT registration of a company that is changing ownership

Help and guidance relating to this form

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Notice 700/9 - Transfer of business as a going concern
Use Notice 700/9 to find out more about the transfer of a business as a going concern and the VAT implications
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Taking over a business and VAT registration
Use this guide to find out more about transferring an existing business and VAT registration

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VAT 68 - Welsh (PDF, 37KB)
Welsh version of the VAT 68 form

Related forms

VAT 1 - Value Added Tax - Application for Registration
Use form VAT 1 to register your business for VAT
VAT 2 - Value Added Tax - Partnership Details
Use form VAT 2 to provide details of partners when you register a partnership for VAT

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