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05.12.2019

Study: Willingness of the people of Estonia to pay taxes is improving, knowledge and attitudes of the young people about taxes shall fall behind the people of a more advanced age

The willingness of the Estonian citizens to pay taxes has been improved during a year and more and more people will find that payment of taxes is not easy to avoid. Even 92 per cent of the people of Estonia consider payment of taxes their essential obligation, as became evident from the public opinion poll ordered by the Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB).
Brexit
15.10.2019

Estonian Tax and Customs Board recommends travellers and postal subscribers to be ready for Brexit

The Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) points out that in the event of Brexit on 1 November, the United Kingdom (UK) will become a third country for the European Union, and both travellers and postal subscribers will have to consider the completion of customs formalities.
Brexit
26.09.2019

Deadline for payment of land tax, income tax and social tax is October 1st

Tuesday, October 1st is the deadline for the second instalment of land tax as well as income and social tax for persons who were registered as self-employed persons in 2018, received gains from transfer of property or derived income from abroad.
17.09.2019

E-invoices for land tax payment

The Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) reminds that October 1st is the deadline for the payment of land tax, and an update which enables taxpayers to order e-invoices for land tax payments is ready in the e-MTA.
22.08.2019

ETCB information system outage

The Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) will have a scheduled outage in its information systems in the evening of 30 August from 5 pm. The downtime is necessary for the e-Tax/e-Customs to implement a sleek modern design and convenient structure. We expect that you will be able to log onto the updated self-service system on 31 August and all e-services will once again be available by the evening of 1 September.
27.06.2019

Deadline for payment of additional amount of income tax by private persons is July 1st

Monday, July 1st is the deadline for the refund and additional payment of income tax. Based on the income tax returns submitted on the previous year, 41 616 persons have to pay additional income tax in the total amount of 11.4 million euros.
27.06.2019

From now on you can order e-invoice for land tax payment

A new upgrade has been completed in the e-Tax/e-Customs which from now on enables to order an e-invoice for the payment of land tax. The first time this possibility can be used is the 1st of October, which is the due date for the payment of land tax.
10.01.2019

As of today, LHV Pank clients can open an Entrepreneur Account

LHV Pank, in cooperation with the Tax and Customs Board, was the first to launch an Entrepreneur Account on the Estonian market, simplifying the payment of taxes and reporting for private persons engaged in entrepreneurship.
05.12.2018

Estonia and Airbnb sign unique agreement on host income tax

Airbnb and the Estonian Tax and Customs Board (ETCB) today signed an agreement that will make it easier for hosts on Airbnb in Estonia to report their income tax. Under the agreement, Airbnb will allow hosts to voluntarily report their earnings via Airbnb to the tax authorities, which will subsequently add the income to the host’s yearly tax returns.
09.10.2018

Banks’ lending decisions will be based on TCB data on applicants’ real income

The Tax and Customs Board (TCB) and the Estonian Banking Association agreed to automate requests for data on the official information of private persons’ wages submitted to the Tax and Customs Board, which will be taken into account by banks when granting a loan. In future, loan applicants can provide the information of their official wages in the internet bank when filling out their loan application.