Nearly a million Danes get a small tax refund – The Post

Nearly a million Danes get a small tax refund

Old glitch in the system leads to a lot of tiny kickbacks

Tiny refunds (photo: Alfons Åberg)
August 20th, 2015 10:35 am| by Ray W
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A few extra kroner found their way into 900,000 bank accounts on Tuesday. An error in employment deductions made between 2004 and 2012 was cited as the reason.

Hey, big spender
While some lucky tax payers received as much as 400 kroner, the vast majority of the checks are for less than 50 kroner, and some for as little as one kroner.

READ MORE: Check your bank account for tax refunds

The money was transferred on Tuesday to all of the 900,000 Danes affected by the error. Those getting the refund have been notified by e-Boks.