Denmark Tax Refund
While working in Denmark you probably have noticed that part of your earnings was deducted as income tax. The good news is that some or all of this money can be refunded to you.
A tax refund amount depends on many factors such as gross income, withheld tax amount, period spent in the country and others. Please complete tax refund calculator form to find out your estimated refundable amount.
If you worked in Denmark during the past 5 years and paid income tax there, you can apply for tax refund.
It does not cost to apply for tax refund and the service fee is charged only when the refund is received.
We are licensed tax agent, who is authorized to prepare income tax refunds according to the rules and regulations of Tax Authorities.
How to refund my taxes?
It is easy and simple to refund your taxes with RT Tax. First of all please fill in registration form on the right side.
What if you do not have all the required documents?
If you are missing any of the documents you can still apply for Income tax refund. Our experienced tax refund specialists will get the missing documents for you. For a consultation regarding the missing documents please contact our tax specialist.
How is the refund amount calculated?
The tax refund amount depends on many factors such as gross income, withheld tax amount, period spent in a country, personal allowance, income from other countries and others. Please complete tax refund calculator form
to find out your estimated refundable amount. This service is free of charge.
What types of taxes are in Denmark?
Denmark has a progressive income tax system. This means that the more you earn - the more tax you may have to pay. Denmark income taxes to the state are one of the highest in the world.
- You must pay 8% Labor Market Contribution (AM-bidrag), which is deducted before deducting any other taxes;
- State tax (Bundskat), which is divided to: bottom-bracket tax 6.83% and top-bracket tax 15% (2014 year);
- Health contribution (Sundhedsbidrag) 5% (2014 year);
- Municipal tax (Kommuneskat) percentage depends in which municipality you live, average is 24%.
When does the Tax year start and end in Denmark?
Tax year in Denmark starts on 1st of January and ends on 31st of December.
How long will it take to get a refund?
The tax refund procedure in Denmark starts after the end of financial year, January 1st.
The refund procedure on average takes six months after we receive all the information and documents from you. However, in some cases it may take longer.
How much will it cost?
We do not have any upfront or hidden fees! This means that it does not cost to apply for tax refund and the service fee is charged only when the refund is received.
We charge 10 % from the refundable amount, but not less than minimum charge of 440 DKK.
How will I receive my tax refund?
The Denmark Tax Authorities issue tax refund to RT Tax. We deduct our service fees and transfer the refund to your bank account in any country.