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

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Spouse have French and Swedish nationality which residence permit non EU should apply?

I am non EU, we did marriage in Sri Lanka. My wife having Swedish passport now working in France, so I applied my long stay Visa application as a spouse of European National, to live in France, they ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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....
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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What do I write for Försäkringskassans “address in Sweden” question after leaving the country, considering I don't have one?

I have recently left Sweden after having lived there as a Dutch national for six years. I informed Swedish Skatteverket, who administrate residencies. Then, Försäkringskassan sent me a form asking ...
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Does a Swedish personal number expire?

I'm a Dutch citizen who has previously lived in Sweden for six years, but I have since moved on. The Swedish version of what is called social security number, social insurance number, government ...

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