ALVEU Online


The e-service will close at 2 pm on 31 October 2019. MyTax will replace the ALVEU e-service in November 2019. You can request VAT refunds in MyTax starting on 8 November. Read more

If you represent a business or a corporation you must have a Katso ID and password to sign in. Individuals including self-employed professionals must sign in with their personal web banking codes (or HST microchip identity cards).

What does ALVEU Online do?

Finnish VAT taxable persons can submit an application to another EU country through the ALVEU website. Taxable persons can fill out and submit the necessary forms through the ALVEU website.
To apply for a VAT refund you will need invoices and any other documentation from your business partners in the EU, as proof of the purchases of goods and services made. Your VAT refund will be based on the input VAT related to these purchases.
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When can you not use ALVEU?

If your company has not had a valid VAT registration during the application period.
If your company’s legal domicile is Åland Islands,
Click here for more information on Åland


If the UK withdraws from the EU without an exit agreement the way of requesting VAT refunds to foreigners from the UK will change. Read more

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