This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Sweden. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. The data in this report are current as of June 1, 2014 (except for the paying taxes indicators, which cover the period...
Economic forecast summary
Overview of Sweden Economy – This page summarizes Doing Business 2015 data for Sweden. The first section presents the Ease of Doing Business rank (out of 189 economies) and the distance to frontier (DTF)** measure, overall and by topic. The second section summarizes the key indicators for each topic...
General overview on taxes
Current and historical corporate tax rates in Sweden
Swedish corporate tax rate is one of the most favorable in the world, and the country is very open to foreign business owners.
The government’s innovation strategy aims to improve the business climate for entrepreneurs, education, and the flow of research from the lab to the market.
A foreign entity wishing to establish a business presence in Sweden can do so either through incorporation of a limited liability company (aktiebolag) or through the registration of a branch (filial).
The rules for moving to Sweden for work vary depending on your country of citizenship.
Starting a business in Sweden is relatively easy and straightforward. The three different types of enterprise you can start are a limited liability company, a trading partnership and limited partnership or a branch. You can also be a sole trader.