Latest tax & legal developments for Switzerland
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Excellent results Loyens & Loeff in Chambers Global 2021 rankings
Loyens & Loeff reaffirms its top ranking position as a leading business law firm in the Chambers Global 2021 rankings*.
2021 Swiss safe harbor interest rates for intra-group loans – EUR and USD rate reduced
The rates apply to intra-group loans, denominated in Swiss Francs and foreign currencies, as of 1 January 2021.
Key tax aspects of Real Estate investments 2021
As a foreign investor, are you up to date on the latest tax aspects when it comes to structuring real estate investments?
Impartiality of Arbitrators: How far does the parties’ obligation to investigate go?
Swiss Federal Supreme Court addressed standard applicable to the parties’ obligation to investigate potential conflicts of interest of arbitrators.
UK grants equivalence to Switzerland's stock exchanges
On 3 February 2021, the UK parliament granted equivalence to Switzerland's stock exchanges.
A Practical Guide to Virtual Depositions in Switzerland
The Covid-19 crisis and shelter-in-place orders have forced the legal profession to adapt to new circumstances.
Leaders League – Best Law Firm Rankings 2021
We are pleased to announce that Loyens & Loeff Switzerland has received excellent rankings of Leaders League in 2021.
Revision of Swiss Arbitration Law effective as of January 2021
Chapter 12 of the Swiss Private International Law Act which governs the procedural rules applicable to international arbitration, entered into force.
Luxembourg tax authorities issue circular on interest deduction limitation rule
The long-awaited guidance notably clarifies the notion of borrowing costs and the grandfathering rule for loans predating 17 June 2016.
EU Tax Alert - December 2020
The EU tax alert will inform you of recent developments in EU tax law.
Update on revision of Swiss inheritance law – adoption of reduction of compulsory portion
Short update on the revision of Swiss inheritance law and the innovations adopted of 18 December 2020 in this regar
Comments on the OECD’s Pillar 1 and Pillar 2 reports
OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework launched a public consultation document in relation to the released Reports on the Pillar One and Pillar Two Blueprints