If you stop working full time and start receiving state education grants, you should change your preliminary income assessment

  1. Log on to skat.dk/tastselv with your NemID.
  2. Select Forskudsopgørelsen 2020(Preliminary income assessment 2020).
  3. In field 201 - Lønindkomst mv. (Earned income etc.) you enter the amount you expect to earn in total this year. See example. If the field is not visible, go to Oftest tilføjede felter (Frequently added fields), select Nyt job (New job) and find the field.
  4. Go to Oftest tilføjede felter (Frequently added fields)and select Indkomst og betalt skat indtil ændring (Income and paid tax up to date of change).
    • Field 353 - Pension, dagpenge og SU indtil ændring (ikke AM-bidragspligtig) (Pension benefits, unemployment, sickness or parental leave benefits and state education grant): Enter any amount you have received in unemployment benefits, state education grant or production school grant so far this year.
    • Field 360 - Lønindkomst inkl. søindkomst indtil ændring (før fradrag af AM-bidrag) (Earned income up to date of change): Enter the salary you have earned so far this year. See the amount on your latest payslip.
    • Field 261 - Betalt A-skat indtil ændring (Paid A-tax up to date of change): Enter the A-tax you have paid so far this year. See the amount on your latest payslip.
  5. Select Beregn (Calculate) at the bottom of the page and check that your figures are correct.
  6. Select Godkend (Accept).

Thank you. If you have previously filled out field 417 regarding deduction for transport between home and work, you should remember to change it. If this is not the case, you can log off now. 

 


 

Change your preliminary income assessment if you have more than 12 km to work

  1. Select Forskudsopgørelsen 2020 (Preliminary income assessment 2020).
  2. Select field 417 - Befordring (Transport between home and work). If the field does not appear on your screen, go to Oftest tilføjede felter (Frequently added fields) and select Kørselsfradrag (Deduction for transport between home and work).
  3. If the amount appears in the field under Fortrykt (Preprinted) and it is correct, you can log off.
  4. If the amount is incorrect, if it has not been calculated or it has been calculated based on wrong information, select the Calculator next to the field.
  5. Enter your home address (residence) and the number of working days you are entitled to the deduction. Select Hele 2020 (Whole of 2020) if the deduction applies to the entire year. If this is not the case, select En del af 2020 (Part of 2020) and select the relevant period. Click Næste (next).
  6. Enter your work address and enter the number of working days you are entitled to the deduction. Follow the same process as in step 6. You can add more work addresses if necessary. Click Næste (next).
  7. The system has calculated the number of kilometers based on the stated home address, work address and number of working days. If the number of kilometers or days is incorrect, you can edit the fields. Click Næste (next).
  8. Check that your entries are correct.
  9. Click Overfør beløb (Submit amount).
  10. Click Beregn (Calculate) at the bottom of the page.
  11. Click Godkend (Accept).

Thank you very much. You are done!

Please contact the Danish Tax Agency (Skattestyrelsen) if you have any questions.