NOK 352 billion in assessed taxes
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Tax statistics for personal tax payers2010



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NOK 352 billion in assessed taxes

Figures from the tax settlement 2010 show that assessed taxes amounted to NOK 352 billion for residents 17 years and older. This is an increase of 5.6 per cent from 2009. In addition, NOK 8 billion was assessed in taxes for non-residents.

Income taxes

The number of persons with surtax of gross income is the same in 2010 as in 2009, but total surtax of gross income increased by 4.5 per cent.

Ordinary income increased by 6.3 per cent to NOK 1 012 billion. County and community tax increased by 6.6 per cent from the previous year.

Property tax

Taxable net wealth increased by 52 per cent1 from 2009 to 2010. This is mostly due to changes in taxable value in dwellings. The free amount for wealth tax has increased. The tax free amount for wealth tax increased from NOK 470 000 in 2009 to 700 000 in 2010. The total assessed wealth tax increased by 2 per cent from 2009.

Tax deductions

Total tax deductions increased by 10 per cent from 2009. About 600 000 persons had tax limitation due to low ordinary income. This is an increase of 23 000 persons, and total tax limitations amounted to NOK 6.9 billion in 2010.

Statistical basis

The statistics are based on the tax settlement base of the Directorate of Taxes, see About the statistics.