Personal Tax in Norway

Overview by
Tax Base For Residents and Non-Residents
Residents are subject to taxation on their worldwide income (unless income is extempt under an applicable tax treaty). Nonresidents are taxed on Norwegian-source income. Access the Tax Guide on Norway from PKF.

Tax Rate

General combined rate (municipal and national) on  net income. 28%
A lower rate applies for the counties of Finnmark and Nord-Troms. 24.5%
An additional national income tax is payable on "gross personal income". Progressive rate from 0% to 12%
From NOK 0 to 441,000 0%
From NOK 441,001 to 716,600 9%
Above NOK 716,600 12%
Allowable Deductions and Tax Credit
All expenses incurred for the purpose of earning or securing income are deductible. Taxpayer can also claim deductions for interest paid on debt, supporting children younger than age 12 and pension plan premiums. Married taxpayers can file jointly.
Special Expatriate Tax Regime
Expatriate personnel temporarily assigned to Norway are entitled to some deduction on gross income in addition to the standard deductions. This rule is applicable for the first four years of stay.
Capital Tax Rate
Individuals are subject to a national wealth tax on any taxable wealth (revenues and assets) over NOK 700,000. The flat rate is 1.1%. A municipal tax also apply (rates from 0.2 to 0.7%)

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