Customer event for companies operating in shipyards, 24 November 2020

24.11.2020 12:00 - 15:30

Come and hear up-to-date information about the taxation of companies operating in shipyards, about the obligations of contractors and employers, and about issues such as legislation on contractors’ liability, obligations related to foreign labour, and pension insurance in Finland.

The Tax Administration, the occupational safety and health authority (OSH Division of the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland) and the Finnish Centre for Pensions will organise a webinar that is open and free for all.

Time: 24 November 2020, 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Target group: representatives of companies operating in shipyards (especially people in charge of financial management and contractual relations), authorities and stakeholders

The webinar will be held in Teams. We will send you an e-mail with more detailed instructions and a webinar link in advance. You can participate in the Teams meeting even if you have not installed Teams on your computer. The meeting organiser will accept you to the meeting.  

You do not have to listen to the whole webinar: you can also join in for a certain scheduled section.


12.00 - 12.05  Opening words and practical information about the event  

12.05 - 12.20  New legislation and effect's on companies and employees working in shipyards: Tax Number (Tax Administration)

12.20 - 13.05 Taxation of foreign business in Finland (Tax Administration)

13.05 - 13.30  Employer obligations - Incomes Register, tax-at-source card, employee leasing (Tax Administration)                  

13.30 - 13.45  break

13.45 - 14.05  Paying nonwage compensation to a foreign company - Obligations of the payer (Tax Administration)

14.05 - 14.50  

  • The Act on Contractor´s Obligations and Liability (The Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland)
  • Foreign Employee (The Regional State Administrative Agency for Southwestern Finland)
  • The Act on Posting Workers (The Regional State Administrative Agency for Southwestern Finland)

14.50 - 15.10  Pension Insurance and A1-certificates for Foreign Employees (Finnish Centre for Pensions)

15.10 - 15.30  Discussion and closing words

You can send questions in advance on the registration form.

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Please sign up for the webinar by 23 November