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High earners revealed in annual tax day frenzy

It's the one story which dominates Finnish media every year: tax day. Today the annual tax details of the country's highest earners were under scrutiny...

A very Finnish obsession: tax day reveals highest earners

The annual tax day in Finland reveals each year who paid the most taxes - and who declared the most taxable income. It's become a...

Finnish backpackers could get Australia tax refund

Finns who have gone on working holidays to Australia could be in line for a tax refund, after a court ruled taxes had been...

MP wants housing tax break extended to singles and couples

A Centre Party MP wants to see a special tax break for married people also applied to single people and couples. Freshman MP Joonas Könttä wants...

Tax increases on alcohol and sodas “possible” – Minister

The government is planning to raise taxes on alcohol and soft drinks, according to a report in business newspaper Kauppalehti today. But Finance Minister Mika Lintilä (Centre) says...

Estonia alcohol tax drop impacts prices for Finnish shoppers

Travelers from Finland to Estonia hoping to stock up on their alcohol supplies will notice a drop in the price of booze from Monday. The...

Tax transparency: Entrepreneurs top the list of Finland’s biggest tax payers

Today is the day when Finnish tax authorities reveal who are the country’s biggest tax payers. This year, three young entrepreneurs top the list. The founders...

Social Democrats Propose ‘Robin Hood’ Tax Plan

Finland's Social Democrats have unveiled a new proposal to alleviate the tax burden on society's low income workers. It's just one part of a slate...