Coronavirus - important information from the Tax Administration

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This year, the tax return will be available at some point between 18 and 31 March. We’ll notify you when your tax return is ready.

If you have a table-based tax deduction card: Your table-based tax deduction card will reduce your tax deduction automatically if your employment income is changed. You do not have to change your tax deduction card if only your employment income has changed. Remember to check that the other information on the tax deduction card is correct, for example debt interest and other deductions.

If you have a percentage-based tax deduction card: You must change your tax deduction card yourself if your employment income changes.

You should change your tax deduction card if the interest rate is reduced. If you do not pay debt interest, you must remove it from your tax deduction card.

Select year and find your car in the overview.

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Example: if you have a Toyota Aygo you can search Aygo to find your car in the list.

Measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus:

We have closed all the tax offices for both employees and the public. All our advisers are working from home and they will do their best to help you.
Many people are calling us, so you may experience a bit of wait time.

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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.

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