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Wrong spelling of tin number

Requested from BIR by Vic justine Delapena at 11:58 AM on Sep 21, 2020.
Purpose: Tin number for online banking
Date of Coverage: 02/27/2020 - 02/27/2020
Tracking no: #BIR-768990346558

Vic justine 11:58 AM, Sep 21, 2020

How to correct my middle name or this is okay or valid even it has wrong spelling
September 20, 2020

Dear Vic justine,


Thank you for your request dated Sep 21, 2020 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Wrong spelling of tin number.

Response to your request
We were able to determine that your request cannot be counted as a valid FOI request as this is part of the frontline service of the BIR, hence your request is denied.

However, to personally verify your TIN, we highly advise you to call our Customer Assistance Division (CAD) at telephone numbers: (02) 8981-7003, 8981-7020, 8981-7030, 8981-7040, 881-7046, 8981-7419, 8981-7452, 8981-7478 o 8981-7479, Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, except holidays. 

On the other hand, you may fill out BIR Form 1905  and visit the BIR Revenue District Office (RDO) where you are registered. Please bring any two of your government-issued IDs as proof of your identity for validation purposes.

Please be reminded that TIN is considered a piece of sensitive personal information that is bounded by the Data Privacy Act of 2012.

For your information and guidance.


Ana Marie Du
FOI Officer

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