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  • You’ll be refunded paid tax if you’re entitled to a refund.
  • All those who paid back or are in the process of paying back a benefit from NAV for 2016 or later, will receive a letter from the Tax Administration with information about what to do.
  • Regarding paid back benefits for 2015 or earlier, contact us.

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Telephone us on 800 80 000

Callers from abroad, please call +47 22 07 70 00.

For English menu, press 9.

Opening hours are 09:00 to 15:30 on weekdays.

When you call us on 800 80 000 (or +47 22 07 70 00 from abroad), you will hear 3 menu options. You do not need to wait until all the voice messages have finished before you press a key for an option. 

  • Press 1 if you are a business 
  • Press 2 if you are a person
  • Press 3 if you are an auditor, accountant, lawyer or statement submitters

Calls placed to 800 80 000 from a landline inside Norway are free of charge. From a mobile and for international calls, your own subscription rates apply. You can also call +47 22 07 70 00 at local rates from your mobile in Norway.

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Tax office

If you have to go to the tax office you need to book an appointment in advance. Please note that not all tax offices offer ID controls.


Help for foreign wage-earners and their employers

At the Service Centre for Foreign Workers (SUA), foreign wage-earners and their employees can get advice and help with applications. The Service Centre has offices in Oslo, Stavanger, Bergen, Trondheim and Kirkenes. You have to book an appointment in advance.

Tax collection office

If you have questions about payment, invoices or property tax, you need to contact the tax collector in your municipality. You will find the address, telephone number and payment account details for municpal tax collectors here.


Appeal to Skatteetaten

There are different procedures depending on what you are appealing. In most cases you can change the tax return yourself, instead of submitting an appeal.

Work in the Norwegian Tax Administration?

Do you want to work in a significant government agency with the opportunity to be part of a strong, substantial and educational professional enviromment, working with tasks that are relevant for society?  Welcome to the Norwegian Tax Administration!