Below are the most important legally relevant information and data on TU Wien
TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITÄT WIEN
Legal category: Legal entity of public law (sec 4 University Act)
There is no registration with the Company Register.
VAT number of Vienna University of Technology: ATU37675002
The value-added tax (VAT) identification number (abbreviation: UID) serves as a unique designation of the VAT taxpayer within the EU and makes clearing of VAT between the various revenue services possible.
Revenue office / Tax number of Vienna University of Technology: 5330593
This tax number serves as unique identification of the taxpayer with Austrian revenue offices (sec 27 Division and Global Budget).
Tax number of Vienna University of Technology, only for charging of fees: 1493054
This tax number serves as a unique identifier of Vienna University of Technology, in particular with the Revenue Office for Fees, Transfer Taxes and Gambling (Revenue Office 10).
DVR number: 0005886
The Data Processing Register (DVR) number is a seven-digit registration number given by the DVR. Every principal of a data application must have a DVR number if it is subject to an obligation to report. The DVR number should be indicated when transmitting to those concerned, e.g., in the header or footer.
Public authority number: BUNI-E
At the beginning of every communication written from a public authority there stands a reference number or a public authority number under which the matter is being dealt with. This reference number is important for all further questions and must be indicated in any correspondance with the authority having jurisdiction.
Austrian company code (ANKÖ): FC 4197
The Austrian Contractors Register (ANKÖ) keeps a relevant, publicly accessible directory in which an entrepreneur can have himself/herself registered in order to provide documentation of professional authority, professional reliability as well as financial, commercial and technical capability.
Supplemental register number (regulatory number): 9110007633536
The Supplemental Register serves as the basic register for the unique identification of individuals and legal entities and other concerned parties which may not be registered with the Central Population Register (ZMR), the Company Register or in the Central Association Register (ZVR)
ÖNACE code: 85420
ÖNACE is the national classification of activities. It records the economic activities of businesses and serves statistical purposes. The undertakings are allocated to an economic sector by Statistics Austria. A code is connected with that allocation. The classification announcement informs the undertaking of the ÖNACE code allocated by Statistics Austria.
NACE code: 85.42
NACE stands for Nomenclature statistique des activites economiques dans la Communaute Europeenne. The Statistical Classification of Economic Activities in the European Community is a system of classifying economic sectors designed by the European Union on the basis of the United Nations' ISIC Rev.3 (International Standard Classification of All Economic Activities).
PIC code: 999979888
For EU Projects
The participant identification code (abbrevation:PIC) constitutes an important participant code in the European research region. A university's PIC is borne by al subdivisions of that organisation participating in EU projects as a unique identifier from application up through signing of the grant agreement.
EORI number of Vienna University of Technology: ATEOS1000080391
Since 1 January 2010 the EORI number has served for precise identification of commercial partners in connection with customs matters inside the EU.
EuropeAID ID: AT-2007-DPL-2711241914
This identification number allows the submission of EuropeAid-applications with IT tools PADOR (Potential Applicant Data On-Line Registration) and PROSPECT (online submission).
Link to PADOR: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/europeaid/pador, opens an external URL in a new window
Registration number according to Sonderausgaben-Datenübermittlungsverordnung: UN 4342
IDENTIFIERS RELEVANT FOR US (PROJECT) PARTNERS
EIN number (US taxpayer identification number) of Vienna University of Technology: 98-0670902
The EIN (also called the TIN) serves as unique identifier of Vienna University of Technology with the United States' tax authorities (Internal Revenue Service, IRS).
This number is needed to complete the US withholding tax exemption from W8-BEN. A version of the W8-BEN, aleady filled out and signed, can be downloaded here.
DUNS number of Vienna University of Technology: 30-024-3805
The DUN & Bradstreet Number, also known as the "D-U-N-S" or "DUNS" (data universal numbering system) has no formal connection with taxes and charges but is frequently requested by US (project) partners. This number constitutes unique company identification that was originally introduced in 1962 by the business information firm of Dum & Bradstreet for internal purposes but has since developed into an internationally established standard.
NCAGE or CAGE number of Vienna University of Technology: 5359N
The commercial and government entity code (CAGE, also used by NATO and hence called the NCAGE) has no formal connection with taxes and charges but is frequently requested by US (project) partners. This is an additional standard for company identification.
Universities are equated with the national government in matter of taxes. Vienna University of Technology does not costitute a commercial business and is therefore not liable for VAT. On the invoices issued by Vienna University of Technology no VAT is indicated. Vienna University offf Technology can therefore not deduct pre-paid VAT that other companies have invoiced it for.
This tax advantage, however, only applies to the extent that Vienna University of Technology is acting in the framework of its statutorily granted functions (teaching and research).