News for software developers ā€“ 4/2021

News, 9/29/2021

New version of Ilmoitin.fi launched on 28 September 2021

During the downtime, from 7 am to 9 am on June 8, both the www.ilmoitin.fi website and its user interfaces are temporarily unavailable.

Updated features:

  • You can check and submit self-employed businesses income tax returns (Forms 2, 2Y, 2C, 5, 6A, 73B) for tax year 2021.
  • You can run checks and submit direct data transfers related to Resident recipients of pension benefits (VKESSELE), Nonresident recipients of pensions (RVKSSELE), Withholding information for employers' wage payments (VKESSPAE), and Work income under YEL and MYEL (VKTYOSVA) for purposes of 2022 preassessment.
  • New check processes are introduced, and some of the earlier checks are updated for FATCA & CRS/DAC2 & CbC/DAC4 information flows
    • The FATCA flow's updates concern dates of birth and certain TIN codes, the message text has been edited.
    • The updates to CRS/DAC2 relate to the check rules for bank account numbers in the IBAN and ISIN formats: leading or trailing blankspace characters are no longer allowed. In addition, a new message text has been added, appearing if the user is about to remove ReportingFI.
    • In addition, the CbC/DAC4 flow now contains several new rules that aim for improvement of data quality.
  • Users can now check and submit Annual information returns on a non-listed limited liability company's share issue to employees (VSLISTHA)
  • A number of updates were made to the check processes of the Annual information return on paid dividends, summary section (VSOSYHTV)

Technical changes brought about by the version update

TaMo

  • The formats and TaMo checks for 2021, as specified in data file specifications, are added to self-employed businesses (2, 2Y, 2C, 5, 6A, 73B) (the specifications are on tax.fi)
  • The 2022 formats and TaMo checks, as specified in data file specifications, are added to direct data transfers related to Resident recipients of pension benefits (VKESSELE), Non-resident recipients of pension benefits (RVKSSELE), Withholding data on wage payments (VKESSPAE) and to submittal of Work income under YEL and MYEL for purposes of preassessment (VKTYOSVA) (the data file specifications are on tax.fi)
  • The deadline for the 2020 taxable year for submittal and receival of income tax returns is 1 November 2021.
  • New check processes are introduced, and some of the earlier checks are updated for FATCA & CRS/DAC2 & CbC/DAC4 information flows (the technical guidance memorandums are on tax.fi)
    • The FATCA flow's updates concern dates of birth and certain TIN codes, the message text has been edited.
    • The updates to CRS/DAC2 relate to the check rules for bank account numbers in the IBAN and ISIN formats: leading or trailing blankspace characters are no longer allowed. In addition, a new message text has been added, appearing if the user is about to remove "ReportingFI".
    • In addition, the CbC/DAC4 flow now contains several new rules that aim for improvement of data quality.
  • We also added the Annual information return on a non-listed limited liability company?s share issue to employees (VSLISTHA) and the TaMo checks as defined in specifications on the tax.fi website)
  • A number of updates were made to the check processes of the Annual information return on paid dividends, summary section (VSOSYHTV) (the specification is on tax.fi)

Other current issues

The next Teams clinic for software developers:

Cooperation event for the Tax Administration and software developers

The autumn event for software developers will be organised on 26 November 2021.

The agenda and instructions how to sign in the event will be published on the webpage ohjelmistokehittäjien tilaisuudet, which is our page for software developers (in Finnish).

Schedules

Contact and queries

ohjelmistotalot(at)vero.fi