How To Activate a PPS Number For Stamp Duty

How To Activate a PPS Number For Stamp Duty

What is PPS Number?

The Personal Public Service Number is a unique identifier of individuals in Ireland. It is issued by the Client Identity Services section of the Department of Social Protection, on behalf of Ireland’s Minister for Social Protection. The PPS Number was known as the Revenue and Social Insurance Number until 1998.

How To Activate a PPS Number For Stamp Duty

  1. Public Services Card or Social Services Card.
  2. Medical card or GP visit card.
  3. European Health Insurance Card.
  4. Drugs Payment Scheme Card.
  5. Letters from the Department of Social Protection or Revenue.
  6. Payslips from your employer in Ireland.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do non residents pay property tax in Ireland?

If you are non-resident and own a residential property in Ireland, your property may be liable for Local Property Tax (LPT). You need a Personal Public Service Number (PPSN) to submit your LPT Return. If you do not have a PPSN, you can apply for one from the Department of Social Protection (DSP).

How do I get an Irish tax number?

The Department of Social Protection automatically issues a TIN to all individuals born in Ireland. Individuals born in Ireland during or after 1971, or who started work in Ireland after April 1979 will have been automatically issued with a TIN.

How long does it take to get PPS number?

You will receive the PPS number via post, within 5-7 working days after you apply for it. When you have received your PPS number, please confirm this number with Icon Accounting immediately as we will issue you with a Form 12A.

What is proof of PPS number?

Proof of your PPSN

Revenue Commissioners addressed to you showing your PPSN; • a Tax Assessment or Notice of Tax Credits; • a receipt for a social welfare payment; • a medical card or drug payment scheme (DPS) card; • a payslip, or Employment Detail Summary document from Revenue.

What is the format of PPS number?

Your Personal Public Service (PPS) number is a unique reference number that helps you access social welfare benefits, public services and information in Ireland. A PPS Number is always 7 numbers followed by either one or 2 letters. It is sometimes called a PPSN.

How do I make a PPS payment?

  1. Login with (i) PPS Account Number / Name and (ii) PPS Internet Password.
  2. Select “Pay Bill”
  3. Select the bill and click “Pay” button.
  4. Key in Bill Payment Amount and Bill Type (if applicable)
  5. Verify the payment instruction and click “Pay” button.
  6. Note the Payment Reference Number.

Who can use PPS number?

Only bodies specified in legislation and their agents can use the PPS Number – these are referred to as Specified Bodies. Specified Bodies are asked to submit a return for this register which outlines their ongoing use and future plans for the PPS Number.

Can I do PPS online?

The customers may avail the facility of Positive Pay System (PPS) by submitting the desired details of the cheque issued by him/her through Branch or through digital channels i.e. Internet Banking Service-Retail & Corporate, Mobile Banking Service (PNB ONE), SMS Banking.

Where do I register for PPS?

PPS Registration Terminals are located at designated Circle K Convenience Stores and HKT Service Centers. Please click here for the list of terminal locations.

How to register PPS online?

The following information is required:

  1. PPS Account Number.
  2. Bank Account Number linked with PPS.
  3. 8-digit “Access Code” [Please note this Access Code will be valid for 24 hours. It will be void afterwards. So, please act immediately.]
  4. Your chosen PPS Internet Password.