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

  • Magdalena Andersson takes over as Chair of the primary advisory body of the IMF

    Today, Minister for Finance Magdalena Andersson takes over as Chair of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC), the primary advisory body of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). At a press conference with Managing Director of the IMF Kristalina Georgieva, Magdalena Andersson presented the direction of the IMFC’s work under her leadership as Chair.

  • 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.

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