Characteristics of the electronic invoice in Sweden

The electronic invoice has been mandatory for central public administrations since 2008. This obligation was expanded in 2019 to include all other regional and municipal administrations. It is also mandatory for suppliers of public administrations to send electronic invoices. It is completely voluntary for B2B transactions. 

 

Tax Authority

Tax Authority

Skatteverket, DIGG (Agency for Digital Government).

 

Obligation

Obligation

In Sweden, the electronic invoice is only mandatory for the public sector and their suppliers.  In the public sector its use is voluntary.

Format

Format

PEPPOL BIS 3.0 – Svefaktura - SFTI ESAP 6 Fulltextfaktura.

Digital Signature

Digital Signature

Not mandatory.

Archiving

Archiving

7 years.

Links of Interest

Links of Interest

https://www.skatteverket.se/ 

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