Responsible tax practices

Tax is an important sustainability topic, with high expectations from stakeholders. Telia Company is a responsible tax payer, paying the amount of taxes legally due in any territory, in accordance with local legislation and international accepted principles. We promote the importance of transparency and fair, ethical tax practices.

Corporate income taxes paid, by country 2018-2020

In addition to corporate income tax payments, Telia Company generates billions of SEK in other tax payments throughout its footprint. The total tax contribution in 2020, including both taxes borne and taxes collected, amounted to SEK 19.1 billion (17.6).

Total tax contribution

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More information can be found on page 239 in the Annual and Sustainability Report