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Resolve payments profile setup issue

 

There are a number of reasons why you may be unable to complete the signup form and create your payments profile. Ensure that you:

  • Sign up from a supported country: Depending on the Google product you're using, your country may not yet be supported to receive payments. See if your country is a supported location.

  • Use a physical business address: Currently, Google only permits merchants to use a physical address (no P.O. boxes allowed) in their payments profile.

  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Austria
Expected format: Letter ‘U’ followed by 8 digits
Example: U12345678
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Belgium
Expected format: 9 or 10 digits (ten digits begin with 0)
Example: 123456789 or 0123456789
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Denmark
Expected format: 8 digits
Example: 12345678
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Finland
Expected format: 8 digits
Example: 12 34 56 78
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

France
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  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Germany
Expected format: 9 digits
Example: 123456789
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Greece
Expected format: 9 digits starting with 0
Example: 012345678
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Croatia
Expected format: 11 digits
Example: 12345678910
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Ireland
Expected format: Eight characters (6 or 7 digits followed by 1 or 2 letters) or 7 digits followed by 2 letters
Example: 1234567X, 123456XY, or 1234567MH
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Italy
Expected format: 11 digits
Example: 12345678910
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Luxembourg
Expected format: 8 digits
Example: 12345678
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Netherlands
Expected format: 9 digits followed by suffix in the range of B01-B99
Example: 123 456 789 B01
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Portugal
Expected format: 9 digits
Example: 123456789
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Spain
Expected format: 9 characters with first alphabetic, ladt alphabetic, or first and last alphabetic
Example: X12345678, 12345678X, or X1234567X
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

Sweden
Expected format: 12 digits ending in 01
Example: 123456789701
  • Use the correct format for VAT ID: Our signup form requires your VAT ID to be entered in your country's specific format. Here's the VAT ID format for your location:

United Kingdom
Expected format: 9 digits
Example: 123 4567 89
If you're still having issues, contact us for payments profile support.
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