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Requesting a tax relief

  • Permit or other obligation
  • Nationwide
  • Public service

You can request for a relief upon a value-added tax, excise tax or fairway dues that have been levied upon customs clearance from Customs.

Customs may reduce or appeal the paid or payable fee as well as any late-payment or other interest on the payment. The applicant must have a special reason to request a tax relief. Customs makes the decision regarding tax relief on a case-by-case basis.

Do the following

You can request for a tax relief by submitting a written application in free format. Send the application to Customs registry office.

You can find further details on how to apply as well as the contact details of the registry office on Customs website.

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Text edited by: Finnish Customs
Updated: 5/9/2022