EXPLAINED: What Sweden’s 2021 spring budget means for you
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EXPLAINED: What Sweden’s 2021 spring budget means for you

Sweden has presented its 2021 spring budget, designed to help the country recover when the coronavirus crisis ends. Here's The Local's round-up of some of the key proposals and how they may affect you.

Sweden’s spring budget: 45 billion kronor cash boost for healthcare, jobs and more

Sweden’s spring budget: 45 billion kronor cash boost for healthcare, jobs and more

Swedish budget: Billion-kronor bid to boost healthcare in wake of pandemic

Swedish budget: Billion-kronor bid to boost healthcare in wake of pandemic

Sweden just raised taxes on alcohol – to fund its defence

Sweden just raised taxes on alcohol – to fund its defence

EXPLAINED: What does Sweden’s budget mean for international residents?
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EXPLAINED: What does Sweden’s budget mean for international residents?

Swedish finance minister unveils ‘historic’ coronavirus budget bill

Swedish finance minister unveils ‘historic’ coronavirus budget bill

Explained: What we know and don’t know about Sweden’s 2021 budget

Explained: What we know and don’t know about Sweden’s 2021 budget

Swedish parliament passes controversial budget bill for 2020

Swedish parliament passes controversial budget bill for 2020

High earners and men – the winners of Sweden’s new budget

High earners and men – the winners of Sweden’s new budget

What Sweden’s new budget means for international residents
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What Sweden’s new budget means for international residents

Sweden budget tax cuts: What we know about how much you’ll get
FOR MEMBERS

Sweden budget tax cuts: What we know about how much you’ll get

Cash boost: 850,000 people in Sweden are in line for a tax cut
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Cash boost: 850,000 people in Sweden are in line for a tax cut

What Sweden’s new budget means for internationals
FOR MEMBERS

What Sweden’s new budget means for internationals

Brexit, US and housing may weaken Sweden’s economic growth: report

Brexit, US and housing may weaken Sweden’s economic growth: report

Swedish parliament votes through centre-right budget

Swedish parliament votes through centre-right budget

Swedish parliament prepares for crucial budget vote

Swedish parliament prepares for crucial budget vote

Sweden faces budget vote as political uncertainty continues

Sweden faces budget vote as political uncertainty continues

Swedish search for a prime minister continues amid budget debate

Swedish search for a prime minister continues amid budget debate

Sweden headed for ‘untested ground’ as budget deadline draws near

Sweden headed for ‘untested ground’ as budget deadline draws near

What Sweden’s spring budget means for you
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What Sweden’s spring budget means for you

Healthcare, policing and climate among six key points in Sweden’s 2018 budget

Healthcare, policing and climate among six key points in Sweden’s 2018 budget

Our life as a one-income family in Sweden

Our life as a one-income family in Sweden

Five key points about the 2017 spring budget

Five key points about the 2017 spring budget

‘The Swedish model can continue to deliver’

‘The Swedish model can continue to deliver’

Swedish government wants new tax on airline tickets

Swedish government wants new tax on airline tickets

Sweden reports a budget surplus for 2016, pats itself on back

Sweden reports a budget surplus for 2016, pats itself on back

Six key points: What you need to know about the budget

Six key points: What you need to know about the budget

Swedish budget: Integration, climate change and equality

Swedish budget: Integration, climate change and equality

Why booze could get even pricier in Sweden

Why booze could get even pricier in Sweden

More cash for integration promised in spring budget

More cash for integration promised in spring budget

Sweden rejects ‘British’ low salary model

Sweden rejects ‘British’ low salary model

Liberals: ‘Throw out the Greens and we’ll talk’

Liberals: ‘Throw out the Greens and we’ll talk’

Sweden’s controversial December Agreement collapses

Sweden’s controversial December Agreement collapses

Petrol prices cut at pumps across Sweden

Petrol prices cut at pumps across Sweden

Government presents rosy economic outlook

Government presents rosy economic outlook

Booming exports boost for Sweden’s economy

Booming exports boost for Sweden’s economy

Sweden’s spring budget survives crucial vote

Sweden’s spring budget survives crucial vote

Do you understand how Sweden is being run?

Do you understand how Sweden is being run?

‘Poison is spreading’ in the land: finance minister

‘Poison is spreading’ in the land: finance minister

Budget marks return to 1990s social democracy

Budget marks return to 1990s social democracy

BLOG: Sweden’s spring budget announcement

BLOG: Sweden’s spring budget announcement

Sweden invests millions in ending Roma racism

Sweden invests millions in ending Roma racism

Sweden moves to scrap debated budget goal

Sweden moves to scrap debated budget goal

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Christian Democrat party leader quits politics

Sweden Democrats blast March election U-turn

Sweden Democrats blast March election U-turn

‘Neo-fascist’ Sweden Democrats want apology

‘Neo-fascist’ Sweden Democrats want apology

Immigration debate intensifies in Sweden

Immigration debate intensifies in Sweden

Sweden prepares for frosty election campaign

Sweden prepares for frosty election campaign

Sweden’s Prime Minister calls fresh election

Sweden’s Prime Minister calls fresh election

Is Sweden heading for a new election?

Is Sweden heading for a new election?

Social Democrat budget targets schools

Social Democrat budget targets schools

Greens push rich tax to finance schools

Greens push rich tax to finance schools

Social Dems hike taxes in shadow budget

Social Dems hike taxes in shadow budget

‘No jobs in government budget’: opposition

‘No jobs in government budget’: opposition

What Sweden’s new coronavirus cash boost means for healthcare services

What Sweden’s new coronavirus cash boost means for healthcare services

Shadow budget focuses on jobs and pensioners

Shadow budget focuses on jobs and pensioners

Joblessness in Sweden to remain high: Borg

Joblessness in Sweden to remain high: Borg

Sweden slashes income tax in pre-election budget

Sweden slashes income tax in pre-election budget

Government to scrap Swedish language bonus

Government to scrap Swedish language bonus

Borg’s ‘budget enthusiasm’ irks critics

Borg’s ‘budget enthusiasm’ irks critics

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“Budget for the unemployed” disappoints unions

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Apoteket “spread government propaganda”

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Thousands lose jobs in armed forces

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Young people stand to gain from budget proposals

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Swedish finance minister delivers ‘budget of reforms’

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Alliance agrees to scrap payroll tax

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Bolder steps needed to get Sweden’s economy moving

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Sweden’s budget surplus increases

Budget focuses on jobs and the environment

Budget focuses on jobs and the environment

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Swedes more downbeat about the economy

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Sweden’s budget surplus surpasses forecasts

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Government promises further tax cuts

Spring budget predicts lower growth

Spring budget predicts lower growth

Reinfeldt: ‘Dark clouds over the economy’

Reinfeldt: ‘Dark clouds over the economy’

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Sweden projects budget surplus

Sweden plans for green spending spree

Sweden plans for green spending spree

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New budget sees lower growth for Sweden

Borg presents 2009 budget to Riksdag

Borg presents 2009 budget to Riksdag

Criticism and praise for 2009 Swedish budget

Criticism and praise for 2009 Swedish budget

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Swedish economic growth hits 30 year low

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Public bailouts cause Sweden’s deficit to swell

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Local government layoffs looming

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Local councils to receive cash injection

Spring budget warns of tough times ahead

Spring budget warns of tough times ahead

Sweden urged to do more to combat crisis

Sweden urged to do more to combat crisis

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IMF praises Sweden’s response to financial crisis

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Councils to cash in on autumn budget

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Four billion extra pledged in fight against crime

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Sweden in new round of cut taxes to boost employment

Budget bill sees Sweden shedding more jobs

Budget bill sees Sweden shedding more jobs

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Crisis takes its toll on Sweden’s balance sheet

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Sweden bullish about prospects for growth

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Borg pares back municipal billions

Borg cuts GDP forecast in spring budget

Borg cuts GDP forecast in spring budget

Opposition strikes back over spring budget

Opposition strikes back over spring budget

Opposition outlines change in shadow budget

Opposition outlines change in shadow budget

Reinfeldt warns of opposition tax hikes

Reinfeldt warns of opposition tax hikes

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Swedes struggle with unforeseen expenses

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Sweden amends growth forecast

Sweden presents budget for ‘full employment’

Sweden presents budget for ‘full employment’

Red-Greens propose billions for cities

Red-Greens propose billions for cities

Budget cuts to force embassy closures: Bildt

Budget cuts to force embassy closures: Bildt

UK EU budget deal not tight enough: Reinfeldt

UK EU budget deal not tight enough: Reinfeldt

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Swedish GDP growth nears record high: report

Sweden to close five embassies

Sweden to close five embassies

More Swedish embassies set for closure: report

More Swedish embassies set for closure: report

Embassy closures can’t be avoided: Bildt

Embassy closures can’t be avoided: Bildt

Sweden projects budget surplus build-up

Sweden projects budget surplus build-up

Labour market divides Swedish budget debate

Labour market divides Swedish budget debate

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Swedish GDP grows by 6.4 percent

Government millions spent on PR help: report

Government millions spent on PR help: report

How to survive on a Swedish student budget

How to survive on a Swedish student budget

Sweden slashes 2011 growth forecast

Sweden slashes 2011 growth forecast

Sweden to spend billions on railway improvements

Sweden to spend billions on railway improvements

Swedish budget focuses on labour market

Swedish budget focuses on labour market

Budget ‘too optimistic’: Social Democrats

Budget ‘too optimistic’: Social Democrats

Borg: Greek budget plan could ‘fall off the rails’

Borg: Greek budget plan could ‘fall off the rails’

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Sweden boasts hefty budget surplus for 2011

Sweden slashes 2012 growth forecast

Sweden slashes 2012 growth forecast

Borg unveils budget amid slow growth fears

Borg unveils budget amid slow growth fears

Sweden budget bill sparks heated debate

Sweden budget bill sparks heated debate

‘Weak, slow and difficult’ economy ahead: Borg

‘Weak, slow and difficult’ economy ahead: Borg

Reinfeldt moots new income tax cuts

Reinfeldt moots new income tax cuts

Sweden’s budget passes despite far-right opposition

Sweden’s budget passes despite far-right opposition

Four budget proposals from Sweden opposition

Four budget proposals from Sweden opposition

Nationalists in new bid to topple Prime Minister

Nationalists in new bid to topple Prime Minister

No confidence motion against Prime Minister

No confidence motion against Prime Minister

Five consequences of Sweden’s cancelled vote

Five consequences of Sweden’s cancelled vote

Sweden cancels snap election in March 2015

Sweden cancels snap election in March 2015

Swedish PM: New election isn’t my fault

Swedish PM: New election isn’t my fault

Majority of Swedes back snap election in 2015

Majority of Swedes back snap election in 2015

Sweden’s coalition on verge of collapse

Sweden’s coalition on verge of collapse

PM calls crisis talks as budget poised to fail

PM calls crisis talks as budget poised to fail

Swedish PM: I’ll quit if Alliance budget wins

Swedish PM: I’ll quit if Alliance budget wins

Reinfeldt hails EU budget deal as ‘good for Sweden’

Reinfeldt hails EU budget deal as ‘good for Sweden’

Sweden ‘to retain’ EU discount in talks

Sweden ‘to retain’ EU discount in talks

Reinfeldt: no drama in EU budget talks breakdown

Reinfeldt: no drama in EU budget talks breakdown

Reinfeldt cedes to EU budget demands

Reinfeldt cedes to EU budget demands

Sweden slams latest EU budget proposal

Sweden slams latest EU budget proposal

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Sweden to save millions in new EU budget

Sweden slams EU budget proposal

Sweden slams EU budget proposal

Swedish budget surplus by 2011: report

Swedish budget surplus by 2011: report

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Sweden increases refugee forecast again