In the majority of cases you automatically receive your tax relief and pay the right amount of tax on your pension and early retirement benefits. Your bank or pension provider automatically pays 15.3% tax on returns from your pension scheme assets (interest, dividends and capital gains/losses). Remember to check or correct your preliminary income assessment when you contribute to a pension scheme.

  • Annuity pension scheme: enter your contributions in field 416.
  • Life annuity: enter your contributions in field 436.

Change your preliminary income assessment

See your tax assessment notice

Please see our legal guide (in Danish) for further legal information.

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