Useful tips to help you grow your business in Switzerland, from choosing the right location and legal form to taxation and culture clashes that foreign companies and entrepreneurs should take into account.
Swiss holding companies provide certain tax benefits, especially depending on the canton where they are established. The canton of Zug is one of the preferred business locations for company registration, including for holding companies.
Accounting principles for virtual currencies in Switzerland, regarding the blockchain technology, categories of tokens and the incorporation of companies using cryptocurrencies as capital contributions.
The Swiss Federal Tax Administration has issued a circular letter containing guidelines for tax deductions related to the costs of equity incentives. Find out what these new regulations are and if they are applied by all Swiss cantons.
Swiss mixed companies can benefit from certain tax privileges if they qualify under certain conditions. Especially on cantonal level, the tax rate can significantly drop. Find out how can a Swiss company qualify as a mixed company and what are the most important tax advantages for this type of company in Switzerland.
The withholding tax in Switzerland is usually 35%, but under certain circumstances it can be considerably reduced and several tax exemptions are also granted. Find out more about the Swiss withholding tax for companies and foreign citizens, tax deductions and possible tax exemptions if certain criteria are met.