Change your preliminary income assessment

  1. Log on to with your NemID.
  2. Select Forskudsopgørelsen 2020 (Preliminary income assessment 2020).
  3. Go to field 229 - Gruppelivsforsikring via fagforening, legater og bestemte personalegoder (Group life insurance, scholarships and certain employee benefits) and enter the amount of the scholarship. If you have previously entered a scholarship in this field, you need to add the new amount to the existing amount.
    If the field is not visible, go to Andre felter (Other fields), select Indkomst (Income)and find the field.
  4. Select Beregn (Continue) at the bottom of the page and check that your figures are correct.
  5. Select Godkend (Accept).

Thank you very much. You are done!

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



  • If your scholarship is taxable, you need to enter the amount on your preliminary income assessment. 
  • Travelling scholarships are tax free if they are used to cover travel expenses between Denmark and the place where you study. 
  • Scholarships used for studies abroad are tax free if they are used to cover living expenses and minor necessities.