Taxable income from a public sector employer
In the link below you will find information about the principal taxation rules for persons resident in Sweden and working in Sweden. It deals only with assessment of your remuneration from a public employer. Applicable parts are: “Definition of public sector employer", “Swedish public sector employer”, “Public sector employer resident in another Nordic country” (applicable to all other countries), “Taxation in Sweden” and “Unlimited liability for tax” and “Taxation in the country of residence”.
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Tax relief for foreign experts and key personnel
Particularly qualified foreign experts, researchers and other key personnel may, in some special cases, be given some tax relief over a three-year period. The incentives also include reimbursements paid in advance and bonus payments received after the end of the period to the extent that any payment relates to work carried out in the three-year period. In the link below you can find information about the rules for foreign key personnel
>> Tax relief for foreign key personnel
The links above provide information about the main rules applicable. If you are employed by a foreign employer, other rules may apply. Please note that you may be regarded as resident in your former country of residence for tax purpose, e.g. if your family still lives in the other country. In order to receive correct information, it must be emphasised that links must be read together with the information provided in the text below the headings for each part. For additional information, please contact the Swedish Tax Agency (www.skatteverket.se) or the Tax Administration in your former country of residence, see link “Other languages”.