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Updated : 12/2012
I'm an employee
Which income will be taxed in Slovenia?
Live in Slovenia? You must pay tax on your worldwide income there.
(criteria are: your live is centred there (main address or centre of economic interests) or you live there for min. 183 consecutive days over 12 months.
Live in Slovenia but less than 183 consecutive days over a 12-month period? You pay tax only on the income you earned in Slovenia.
Income from other EU countries? Check you never pay tax twice on the same income.
How much will you pay?
In 2010, the income tax rate was 16 – 41 %, depending how much you earn.
In calculating your taxable income, take account of any allowances or deductions for expenditure you are entitled to.
How and when do you pay?
Your employer deducts income tax and social contributions from your salary.
You have to file a tax return by March 31 every year.
Timetable for paying tax in Slovenia
How to appeal / complain
You can appeal against any decision on taxation, in the first instance to your local tax office
slovenščina and following that to the Slovenian finance ministry.
For details of exactly where and how to appeal, see your tax assessment letter.
More on your rights as a taxpayer
Slovenian finance ministry
Slovenian tax administration
Slovenian tax system
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