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Jacobsen Accounting ApS is an accounting service company based in Copenhagen that offers services in bookkeeping, accounting, and consultancy in Danish and English. The company is owned by Lan Jacobsen. Lan has a MSc degree in Business Economics and Auditing from Copenhagen Business School and has work experience in both the retail branch and auditing/accounting services.

Our mission is to facilitate entrepreneurship in Denmark, especially new start-up companies and people who dream of

owning their business.

Our aim is, by offering professional accounting services, to facilitate the understanding of Danish business rules to business owners, especially to foreign business owners.

We are a supporter of the Danish Refugee Council; therefore, we offer special prices for refugees, who want to start a business in Denmark.

Give us your paperwork and we will take care of the rest!

About us

Email address service(at)jacobsenaccounting.dk is the only mail address from us. Any other addresses are spams. 

Our services



We carry out all-round bookkeeping service for companies with simple operating activities. For larger and complicated businesses, e.g., in the retailing or catering branch, we would recommend the client to hire an external bookkeeper.


Our services are:

  • Registration of vendors and payments
  • Reconciliation of accounts payable and receivable
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Making invoices
  • Registration of payrolls


Read more in our Service description



According to the Financial Statements Act, a company may opt out of an audit, if, two of the following criteria are not exceeded on the balance sheet date for two financial years in a row:

  • Assets of DKK 4 million
  • Annual net turnover of DKK 8 million
  • Average number of full-time employees of 12 or less during the year


The purpose of this policy is to reduce administration costs for SME companies. Despite the audit exemption, the company must submit the financial report to the Danish Business Authorities (Erhvervsstyrelsen).


Our services are:

  • Making and submitting the annual financial report to the authorities
  • Calculation and declaration of VAT
  • Review of the company's accounting procedures
  • Financial analyses


Read more in our Service description



We offer consultancy services in tax and financial related matters.

Our services are:

  • Tax consultancy and tax filing for companies and individuals
  • Consultancy on establishing and operating companies
  • Making budgets and business plans etc. for loan applications and start-up applications
  • Review of contracts and agreements
  • Participating in meetings (only in Copenhagen and suburbs)

Our prices


For bookkeeping services: DKK 400 per hour excl. VAT

Travel charges will be added if the work should be carried out at the client’s location.


For tax advising and consultancy assignments: DKK 650 per hour excl. VAT

Other assignments will be charged according to the assignment’s size and complexity.

Note: On our time reports, 60 minutes are counted as one unit, 30 minutes as 0.5 unit, 15 minutes as 0.25 unit.

Read our business terms and conditions

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Business calendar

Tax type

Payment period

Due date

VAT (value-added tax)

VAT- quarterly payment for 4th quarter 2023

Friday the 1st March 2024

VAT- half-year payment for 2nd half-year 2023

Friday the 1st March 2024

VAT- quarterly payment for 1st quarter 2024

Monday the 3rd June 2024

VAT- quarterly payment for 2nd quarter 2024

Monday the 2nd September 2024

VAT- half-year payment for 1st half-year 2024

Monday the 2nd September 2024

VAT- quarterly payment for 3rdquarter 2024

Monday the 2nd December 2024

Business tax and corporation tax

Business tax - 1st rate estimated tax payment for year 2024

Wednesday the 20th March 2024

Business tax - 2nd rate estimated tax payment for year 2024

Wednesday the 20th November 2024

Annual report

Annual report submission for limited liability companies

6 months after the balance sheet day

Annual report submission for sole traders 

Submitted under personal tax return 

Tax return

Tax return- corporations

6 months after the balance sheet day

Tax return- individuals

Wednesday the 1st May 2024

Tax return- sole traders for 2023 (both personal and business)

Monday the 1st July 2024

Tax return- individuals with foreign incomes for 2023

Monday the 1st July 2024

Personal tax

Annual tax payments (no interest charge) for 2023

Monday the 1st July 2024

B- tax payments

Monthly at the 20th 

Source: SKAT, the Danish Customs and Tax Administration