Working in Sweden
Latest news and need-to-know information from Sweden on work culture, workers' rights, workplace etiquette and rules, trade unions, taxes, salaries, and more.
WORKING IN SWEDEN
IN NUMBERS: How freelance profits in Sweden compare to actual salaries
Employers in Sweden pay taxes and pension payments for each employee, so if you go freelance, you end up having to pay them yourself. The accountancy firm Frivision has estimated for The Local how profits from a solo company correspond to a salary as an employed person.