A proposal to amend Swedish tax law for real estate transactions was presented by a special committee on 30 March 2017. If legislation is introduced and enacted, the proposal would provide a major tax increase for the real property market.
Among the measures being proposed are the following.
The new rules would apply as from 1 July 2018. The date of a binding agreement for a sale would be decisive as to whether the new rules apply or not.
Read an April 2017 report prepared by the KPMG member firm in Sweden
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