swedish tax agency

Swedish Worklife – Stories from International Founders, Freelancers and those with Fresh ideas

Anthony Charles Heads

This weekly interview blog by Barry O’Brien, aims to highlight the stories of those who have come to Sweden and shaped their business life, delivering new services, fresh ideas and professional standards to the Swedish market and beyond. We hope it helps to motivate you to achieve great things here! #2. Anthony Charles Heads – Mind […]

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Register your business

نشاط تجاري أو المشروع

In collaboration with StartUp Marketing Sweden Once you have confirmed that your business is a good idea and you are ready to do the pre-launch formalities, your next stop needs to be As per EU law, is the “Swedish Point of Single Contact” –meaning that everything is there that you need to get […]

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About the Swedish Tax Agency

taxes/مصلحة الضرائب

The Swedish Tax Agency – Skatteverket) is responsible for national tax collection and administering the population registration. If you plan to live in Sweden one year of more you should register with the Swedish Tax Agency – Skatteverket. Doing so will add you to the Swedish Tax System and assigns you with a unique identification number, a so […]

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Register for an identity number


Registering at the Swedish Tax Agency – Skatteverket, needs to be done in person and can be a bit time consuming.  But once you are done you will have your personal identification number – called personnummer, which works as a magic code for more or less everything in Sweden. This is how you get a Swedish personnumer Locate your nearest […]

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Why you need an identity number

identity number/رقم الهوية

When you registering with the Swedish Tax Agency – Skatteverket – you get a unique identity number –  called personnummer. Your whole legal existence in Sweden is based on this personal number. And you will generally need it for more or less everything, like: opening a Swedish bank account registering with the Swedish Public Employment Service – Arbetsförmedlingen learning Swedish […]

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Get an ID-card

ID-card/ بطاقة الهوية الشخصية

Having a Swedish ID-Card – a so-called ID–kort – will make your life in Sweden a lot easier. You need it at all times. When picking up packages from the post office or when you wish to open a Swedish bank account. In order to get an ID-card you must: Be registered as living in Sweden […]

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