Annually in April Swedish tax office sends a pre-completed tax return. Even you haven't received a tax return, but you have worked in Sweden – we definitely advise you to check how much tax you have overpaid and get your money back.
The Swedish Income Tax Act (1999:1229, IL) allows to reduce the amount of wage tax or Income tax by using tax credits and tax free allowances. However, you can get these tax credits in full only if you file a tax return.
Filling and submitting a tax return requires special knowledges. You can do it yourself but millions of people found the easiest way – they use tax companies to prepare and submit their tax return. If you have not filed your Swedish tax return yet, do it with our help. It is simple and cost-effective!
We also help those who have already started the process of tax refund but have difficulties or delay.
Our long experience in working with Swedish tax refunds shows that the overpayment of tax can happen in the following cases:
To calculate your tax refund please, use our tax calculator or contact our Tax Manager by email. After you enter the data into our calculator you get from us a preliminary estimation of the amount of the overpaid tax. The aim of our Manager is to provide you the most precise calculation. In any case, this tax calculation is free of charge.
Service on the tax refund from Sweden include:
We take care of all the paperwork regarding your Swedish tax return. Throughout the process, we liaise with the tax office on your behalf. Finally, the tax office will make a tax assessment and you get a refund.
*You may be required to provide additional documents depend on your personal circumstances.See a sample of Kontrolluppgifter for non resident
If the form has been lost or not provided - this is not a problem. Our tax manager will contact your employer to get all necessary documents. We do this job for you at no extra cost. It is so great when it is all-inclusive.
After submitting a tax return ‘Inkomstdeklaration’ in May, you receive a Tax Assessment (Slutskattebesked) and a Statement of account (Kontoutdrag) between 15th August and 15th September. Swedish tax office sends you money in December if you have paid too much tax.
Every individual living in Sweden who has had taxable income should file a tax return. You will not receive any pre completed tax return if you have paid a flat rate tax (SINK). However, if you want to get a tax refund - you will have to request necessary forms from Skatteverket or you can use our service.
Yes, you can apply for a tax refund, even if you continue working and living in Sweden. Be advised that you can claim your tax refund for the last four years. For example, in May 2015 you can apply for a tax refund for the following tax years: 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011.
Yes, you can go back to work in Sweden and you can apply for a tax refund even if you are still working there.
Tax Refund - is a general and legal procedure. It means that you have an overpayment of tax. The tax authority makes the tax calculation taking on account income, tax paid and eligible tax credits and allowances. Also they check your position for purpose of tax residency. If you’ve paid too much tax Skatteverket will send you a refund.
*The refund amount is an average value of our clients. Your refund amount may differ due your individual circumstances.