Questions tagged [sweden]

Questions regarding emigrating from, immigrating to and living in the Kingdom of Sweden

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
31 views

Preparing a funding proposal for a year in Montreal [closed]

I'm writing a funding proposal for a year of travel in Montreal and potentially Sweden, and I need to budget all the expenses I could possibly have during this time (the funding is to fully support ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to change Address in Swedish Tax Agency (Skatteverket)?

Is it possible to change the address in the Swedish Tax Agency (Skatteverket) online? Can it be done from abroad?
1
vote
1answer
121 views

How do I get a bank account without a person number?

I've just been to the Skatteverket to apply for a personnummer. Apparently it can take 6 weeks. I need a bank account a lot more urgently than that. Where can I go? I have a contract for a permanent ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

French exchange year in Sweden [closed]

I am a french student who will spend the next year in Sweden as an exchange student so I tried to make some friends from there by using language learning app / website but.. It's really difficult to ...
2
votes
1answer
186 views

German Blue Card - working for a project in Sweden

I have a German Blue Card since 1.4.2015 for company ABC. I just received a project in Sweden under ABC's contract for company XYZ (as the client of my company). Do I need to apply for a working visa ...
3
votes
1answer
117 views

EU citizen moving to Sweden- declaration?

Let's say a guy with a European ID moves to Sweden. Does he need to declare anything to anyone, or can he just rent a place (assuming you already know a person who would rent it) and live there? If ...
7
votes
2answers
474 views

Moving to Sweden – social security for my wife?

I am currently applying for a job in Sweden and if I should get hired, me and my wife (both German citizens) will move there. As far as I understand, as I have a job there I can apply for a Swedish ...
6
votes
2answers
212 views

How does the Swedish healthcare system work for non-EU citizens?

I'll live in Sweden for two years, doing my master's degree. According to this, it seems like I'll be entitled to all the Swedish healthcare system and pay Swedish patient fees. How does this ...
13
votes
2answers
851 views

How do you find an apartment/property for rent in a major Swedish city?

I've heard about Sweden having a very bad availability of rental places (waiting lists that can span years). I was wondering how to find an apartment or property for rent in Sweden as a foreigner ...
-1
votes
1answer
69 views

Alternative Sports in Sweden [closed]

I'm moving to Uppsala in a month or so -- I was wondering what was available in terms of alternative team sports (aside from the usual football, hockey, etc.) In the UK I play Octopush, for example.
4
votes
1answer
150 views

How to take my belongings when moving to a new country?

I'll move from Brazil to Sweden, and therefore will take a LOT of luggage (desktop computer, clothes, notebook, etc.), that probably wouldn't fit in a single bag. What's the best way to take my ...
1
vote
1answer
159 views

Schengen 'D' Type Visa will valid of 2 years in 2 Country?

I got EIT ICT Master Program in 2 Different country. I have to complete 1st year in Italy & 2nd year in Sweden. I have two option for VISA: First: Initially apply for Italian VISA, later on ...
2
votes
1answer
922 views

A different name on Green Card and foreign passport - is this a problem during exit or re-entry while living in USA?

I am from a Finnish family but hold a Swedish citizenship, and have now for some years lived in USA as a permanent resident (Green Card holder). My wife is a US citizen. For personal reasons (such as ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Tax for income from outside of country in Sweden

I'm a foreign and non-EU student in Sweden (Sorry! I don't speak Swedish yet but learning it), I have 2 question about taxes: Should I pay tax for the money which my parent send me for studying and ...
6
votes
1answer
444 views

As a non-citizen former resident of Sweden, how do I inform authorities of my new address?

I am a former resident of Sweden, but not a citizen there. When I moved abroad, I informed the Swedish tax authorities of my new address. How do I inform the tax authorities of moving from one ...
8
votes
4answers
2k views

Are personal income taxes paid for income for a full year, even when moving from Sweden to Canada mid-year, for a Dutch citizen?

There are a number of questions related to taxes on this site, and Wikipedia has an article on tax residency. This question on varying tax dates seems to imply income might be counted for a full year....
8
votes
1answer
199 views

What are the requirements for an expat to rent a place in Sweden?

When moving to Sweden, what are the (common) requirements imposed by landlords on renting an apartment? Are any deposits required? Paperwork? I'm also wondering if the requirements are different for ...
1
vote
1answer
270 views

Recommended neighborhood for young U.S. couple moving to Stockholm? [closed]

My wife and I will be moving to Stockholm for my job in May. We're currently working with a relocation firm to procure housing (likely small - i.e., 1BR apartment). For a young couple (i.e., 30) with ...

1
2