Note 16 - Tax receivable and payable
2008 2007
    DKK million  DKK million  
At January 1 158  198 
Currency translation (5)
Acquisition of companies   - 
Tax on shareholders' equity items 18 
Tax relating to the year (426) (255)
Tax paid on account for the current year, net 279  286 
Tax received on account for previous years, net   (150) (100)  
Tax receivable/(payable) at December 31 (143) 158 
Tax receivable 18  207 
Tax payable   (161) (49)  
Tax receivable/(payable) at December 31 (143) 158 
Of which due after more than 12 months   -