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Accounting & Auditing Firms in Finland

Introduction
Finnish accounting firms are not legally authorised to perform both accounting and audits for the same business; auditing is conducted separately. The accounting firm handles aspects such as bookkeeping, payroll services, and notifications to authorities (ex. ALV (VAT), TyEL & YEL), then compiles financial statements and hands them over to independent auditors. The auditing firm may be a sister company of the accounting firm.

Services
The firms below are well established in Finland and offer service in English+. They generally provide accountancy, tax and payroll services, financial counselling, company formation services, auditing services and advice on tax, legal, and business development matters. They are not all 'authorised accounting firms' so if this is a prerequisite for you, please enquire.

Authorised Accounting Firm - Definition: In order to be eligible an accounting firm must be a member of the Association of Finnish Accounting Firms, comply with the rules of the Association and meet the requirements specified in the Institute for Accountancy’s rules concerning authorised accounting firms.

Electronic financial administration (Sähköinen taloushallinto) has become the norm, so you will rarely if ever have to submit paper documentation and it is not necessary that your accountant be local.

Accountants and auditing firms in Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa, Hämeenlinna, Joensuu, Jyväskylä, Kajaani, Kotka, Kuopio, Lahti, Lappeenranta, Mikkeli, Oulu, Pori, Rauma, Riihimäki, Rovaniemi, Savonlinna, Seinäjoki, Tampere, Turku, Vaasa

Finnish Accounting Firms

Finnish & International Auditing Firms

Finnish Auditing Services

International firms with a presence in Finland

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