Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of Finance is responsible for issues concerning central government finances, including coordination of the central government budget, forecasts and analyses, tax issues, and management and administration of central government activities. The Ministry is also responsible for matters concerning financial markets, consumer legislation and housing and community planning.

Responsible ministers

Magdalena Andersson Minister for Finance
Lena Micko Minister for Public Administration
Per Bolund Minister for Financial Markets and Housing, Deputy Minister for Finance

News from Ministry of Finance

  • Sweden’s carbon tax

    Illustration: Government Offices of Sweden

    Over time, the Swedish carbon tax has increased in importance, contributing to a broad range of environmental and climate objectives. For example, the carbon tax provides incentives to reduce energy consumption, improve energy efficiency and increase the use of renewable energy alternatives.

  • Additional crisis measures for businesses

    Several measures taken to support Swedish jobs and businesses through the crisis will be extended. These include short-term lay-offs, deferral of tax payments, reorientation support and turnover-based support to sole traders. The proposals are based on an agreement between the government parties, the Centre Party and the Liberal Party.

Content from the Ministry of Finance

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