Sweden’s Mining Fiscal Regime: H2 2015

GlobalData's mining fiscal regime covers Sweden, which possesses substantial iron ore deposits and other diversified natural resources, including copper, lead, zinc, gold, silver and tungsten.


The report outlines the governing bodies, governing laws, licenses, rights and obligations, and key fiscal terms which includes corporate income tax, fees, capital gains tax, withholding tax, real estate tax, depreciation, loss carry forward and value added tax.

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To gain an overview of the Sweden's mining fiscal regime

Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary

2 The Swedish Mining Industry – Governing Bodies

2.1 Geological Survey of Sweden (Sveriges Geologiska Undersokning)

2.1.1 Mining Inspectorate of Sweden (Bergsstaten)

3 The Swedish Mining Industry – Governing Law

3.1 Minerals Act (1991:45)

3.1.1 Exploration Permits

3.1.2 Area

3.1.3 Pre-requisites

3.1.4 Validity of permit

3.1.5 Transfer, relinquishment and revocation

3.2 Exploitation Concession

3.2.1 Area

3.2.2 Pre-requisites

3.2.3 Validity

3.2.4 Transfer, relinquishment and revocation

4 The Swedish Mining Industry – Rights and Obligations

4.1 Rights

4.2 Obligations

5 The Swedish Mining Industry – Key Fiscal Terms

5.1 Fees

5.2 Corporate Income Tax

5.3 Capital Gains Tax

5.4 Withholding Tax

5.5 Real Estate Tax

5.6 Depreciation

5.7 Loss Carry Forward

5.8 Value Added Tax

6 Appendix

6.1 Abbreviations

6.2 Secondary Research

6.3 Primary Research

6.4 Contact GlobalData

6.5 About GlobalData

6.6 GlobalData’s Services

6.7 Disclaimer

List of Tables

Table 1: The Mining Industry in Sweden – Fiscal Regime Terms and Other Taxes (%), 2015

List of Figures

Figure 1: The Mining Industry in Sweden – Commodity Mines at Different Stages (Number of Mines), 2015


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