In the wake of the Paradise Papers leak, the Swedish Tax Agency (Skatteverket) put forward a plan to tighten tax evasion rules. The proposal was poorly prepared, however, with no analysis being made of the impact on businesses.
The government is rejecting the Agency’s plan for the time being, saying that a new exit tax on family businesses wishing to manage a generation shift, would have far-reaching consequences.
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