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Consulting in Finland

Postby robinroos » Wed Feb 17, 2016 11:47 am

Hi Folks

I am based in the UK, but flying fortnightly to Finland to undertake a consulting engagement on behalf of a UK-based technology/services company (which I do not own and in which I have no equity stake).

I stay in a cheap hotel in Helsinki when in-country.

The end client in Helsinki is suggesting I take an apartment for the duration of the engagement.

Would doing so change my tax status? I *believe* I have no obligation to tax in Finland at this time....

Thanks, Robin.

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Re: Consulting in Finland

Postby Cyrilexpat » Wed Feb 17, 2016 4:50 pm

In theory it should not affect the status as long as it is not your main address (and center of interest) and you stay there less than 183 days/year.
You should check with your accountant if you are a contractor...
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