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Latest tax & legal developments for Switzerland

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News - 25 Jun 2020

Additional depositor and customer protection – partial revision of the Swiss Federal Banking Act

On 19 June 2020, following the consultation, the Federal Council adopted the dispatch on the partial revision of the Swiss Federal Banking Act (Bundesgesetz...

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News - 25 Jun 2020

Optional deferral of the EU Mandatory Disclosure Directive reporting obligations

On 24 June 2020, the Council of the European Union (the Council) adopted an amendment to the Mandatory Disclosure Directive ((Directive (EU) 2018/855) the Directive)...

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Article - 22 Jun 2020

Clarification on the recognition of foreign bankruptcy decrees

The Swiss Federal Supreme Court further clarifies the recently revised rules on the recognition of foreign bankruptcy and insolvency decrees.

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Article - 15 Jun 2020

FOB & PW Update – Social security

Overview of Swiss and international social security aspects.

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Article - 08 Jun 2020

COVID-19 and insurance in our home markets

Here you find the factsheet of COVID-19 and insurance in all our home markets.

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Article - 04 Jun 2020

Swiss MLI notification regarding the DTT between Switzerland and Luxembourg

Switzerland notified the OECD of the completion of its internal procedures for entry into effect of the double tax treaty under the MLI.

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Article - 15 May 2020

FOB & PW Update – French-speaking part of Switzerland

Overview on tax aspects relevant for individuals relocating to or working in the French-speaking part of Switzerland.

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News - 30 Apr 2020

OECD Update – Impact of the COVID-19 crisis

Overview of the guidance published by the OECD on certain tax issues resulting from the COVID-19 crisis.

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Article - 30 Apr 2020

The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on cross-border commuting and the residence status of individuals: some remarks

On 3 April 2020, the OECD Secretariat issued its analysis on tax treaties and the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Article - 29 Apr 2020

Swiss Withholding Tax Reform: Federal council publishes discussion draft of revised Withholding Tax Act

Federal council publishes discussion draft of revised Withholding Tax Act.

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News - 29 Apr 2020

EUTA Weekly update - Important additional Dutch tax measures to deal with COVID-19 impact announced

In this EUTA Special edition we provide an overview of the most important measures announced last week by the Dutch government.

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Article - 22 Apr 2020

The impact of the COVID-19 crisis: corporate tax residence and substance

On 3 April 2020, the OECD Secretariat issued its analysis on tax treaties and the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.

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