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  • Service: Tax, Global Compliance Management Services, International Tax
  • Type: Regulatory update
  • Date: 5/28/2013

Switzerland - Review of, possible changes to corporate tax system 

May 28: The Swiss finance ministry on 17 May 2013 announced a plan to review the corporate tax system in Switzerland.

The Swiss tax system review is, in part, a response a request from the EU concerning what has been perceived to be “unfriendly tax competition.”


At this point, it is unclear what tax measures could change; however, taxpayers with Swiss operations, principal and holding company structures need to be aware of this review and understand what could be the effects of any potential future changes.


Read a May 2013 report [PDF 747 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Switzerland: Switzerland: Things must change to remain the same





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