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About Tax.fi (Vero.fi)

Tax.fi (Vero.fi) is the Finnish Tax Administration's website.

The Tax.fi website has links to our e-services, forms for downloading, and guidance for managing your taxes.

The content is mainly for individual taxpayers, corporate taxpayers, employers and also for tax professionals including accountants, accounting firms and other specialists.

The site is available in Finnish (Vero.fi) and Swedish (Skatt.fi) with some content translated into English. A number of instructions and forms are also available in other languages.

Data security

Protecting your privacy on tax.fi 

When you use the Tax Administration's website, you remain anonymous.  We do not collect user data that would allow us to identify any users later.

We only verify the identities of those who use our e-services (e.g., MyTax, Tax Card Online and Tax Return on the Web) because they process the personal tax information of the people who log in.

We use cookies to collect data for purposes of service improvement.

Cookies are small sets of log data that are sent to the user's workstation and stored there. The Tax Administration website uses both ordinary cookies, and specific cookies for various sessions. The latter are saved by the browser software when the session is on, but they disappear when the session ends. The ordinary cookies remain stored until the user deletes them from their hard disk. We do not use cookies for identifying individual users.

The cookies collect the following information:

  • The user's IP address
  • The date and hour of the session
  • The pages visited  
  • The type of the user's browser software  
  • The URL of the site that the user accessed tax.fi from 

Users can disable the cookies in their browser. However, the Tax Administration e-services including the search feature require that cookies are enabled.

Data security on the Tax Administration websites 

To use our e-services is a safe way to manage your taxes.  If you access the e-services from a shared workstation (e.g. use a computer at a library), we recommend you empty its memory cache when your session is over.

Other online messaging (including our feedback form and e-mail messaging) is not data protected.  Do not use it for sending tax data.

Some guidance texts on tax.fi may contain PDF attachment files. You need reader software for accessing them.  The Tax Administration is not responsible for the data security of users' reader software.

Our website contains links to other sites with useful information.  We have verified the URL addresses of those sites.

Users have the option to set up an RSS feed in order to be informed of updates on tax.fi. If RSS is used, reader software must be installed. The Tax Administration is not responsible for the data security of users' reader software.

Description of the Vero24 service chat (pdf)

Description of the Answer Bank and the Submit a question (pdf)

Last Update: 4/11/2017