Standard VAT rate

25%

Country code

SE

Reduced VAT rates

12%, 6%

Super reduced rate

MOMS

VAT returns

Monthly, Quarterly or Annually

VAT number format

123456789012

Latest news from Sweden

Sweden plans to cut VAT on e-books to 6%

From 1 July 2019, Sweden reduced the VAT rate applicable to e-books from 25% to 6%. This follows the EU Council’s proposal to allow EU member states to cut rates on electronic publications to match their printed equivalents, please click here for the full article.

Sweden plan to introduce a VAT registration threshold for resident companies

Sweden is proposing to introduce a VAT registration threshold for resident companies from 1 January 2017.  The proposal for the new threshold has been sent to the Swedish Parliament for their approval and if accepted it will be set at an amount of €30,000 per calendar year. Currently Sweden does not have a VAT registration… Read More

Sole traders registered for VAT in Sweden

Sole traders registered for VAT in Sweden now need to account for VAT using a VAT return rather than the income tax return. The tax office will accept a paper format (to be sent out 12 April onwards).