Send some of your tax-return data in advance

Many details that concern the 2021 tax year can be entered in MyTax already now. The information you can enter and save already now includes for example: deductible travel expenses, the credit for household expenses, any deductions for a second home in another district because of your work, information on rental income, information on capital gains and losses from the sale of property (other than corporate stock and securities).

Please note that the rest of the contents of your tax return, mainly your annual employment income and any capital gains and capital losses from your trading with securities can be dealt with after you receive your pre-completed tax return or when MyTax starts displaying the return for you online in March or April 2022.

When you enter the details, please choose the correct tax year.
If you give details for the tax return of 2021, choose the year 2021.

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If you file information by 22 February 2022, it will be included in the pre-completed tax return you receive in March–April. Remember to check the details on the return, however, and to make corrections if necessary.  

You can enter the following details and information in MyTax already now 

  • Rental income
  • Amounts of capital gains and losses for the sale of property other than corporate stock and other securities
  • Commuting and travel expenses
  • Expenses for the production of income
  • Tax credit for household expenses
  • Deduction for second home for work
  • Deduction due to maintenance payments
  • Deduction for a reduced capacity to pay taxes
  • Deduction for income from donated forest
  • The deductions granted to taxpayers in the Åland Islands (Form 17)
  • Permanent separation from spouse
  • Request for child increase to your credit for a deficit in capital income
  • Request for deduction of losses from capital income.

Frequently asked questions

You can file the following returns in MyTax:

  • tax return for agriculture (2)
  • tax return for forestry (2C)
  • business tax return (5).

Partnerships can file the following tax returns in MyTax:

  • tax return for agriculture (2Y)
  • tax return for forestry (2C)
  • business tax return – business partnership (6A)
  • tax return on rental income – real estate (7K).

Due dates and instructions for filing

Tax return for agricultural operations

  • How to file a tax return for agricultural operations in MyTax
  • Note: The values for agricultural land and building sites of production facilities enquired on the tax return for agricultural operations (Forms 2 and 2Y) are received directly from real estate taxation. The values become available in MyTax 15 February 2022.

Tax return for forestry

Tax return for business operators and self-employed persons

Individual taxpayer’s pre-completed tax return

Individual taxpayers receive their pre-completed tax returns in MyTax as follows:

  • self-employed individuals and agricultural operators and their spouses, on 24 February 2022
  • other individual taxpayers, in the second half of March.

If you have activated messages, you will receive an e-mail message when your return arrives in MyTax.

You can file some deductions and income details for your tax return in advance. They include: travel expenses, tax credit for household expenses, deduction for second home for work, rental income, and capital gains and losses from the sale of property other than securities. List of information you can file in advance.

If you file the information by 22 February 2022, it will be included in your pre-completed tax return. Make sure to check your tax return, however.

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