Start your career in Tax 

Tax issues affect almost all business areas. Practically every corporate decision has tax implications. With the help of tax advisory services you support our clients in taking advantage of strategic tax benefits and keeping track of the tax situation. You work closely together with our clients to formulate tax optimization concepts and put them into practice.

Having completed your studies you can join us in the following areas:


Further training

Depending on your preferred area, a variety of further training courses are available:


  • Corporate Tax and Financial Services Tax: Employees are expected to complete further training to become a Swiss certified tax expert
  • Other areas: Range of internal training courses available; further training to become a Swiss certified tax expert may be possible in certain cases.


KPMG supports you with the time, financial assistance and expertise required to pursue this further training. The high achievement ratio of our employees in passing the tax examination is striking proof of the fact that our company will give you the best possible support. Our employees are regularly at the top of the class in their respective year groups. After successfully completing your further training, and if you have the suitable managerial characteristics, you will be able to gradually develop your career further and eventually become a partner.



Professional requirements

In order to gain an entry-level position in Tax, you must meet the following requirements:


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in law, business administration or corporate law
  • Specialization in tax law would be an advantage
  • Good grades in the relevant subjects
  • Some initial, specific practical experience
  • Excellent knowledge of the respective local language and very good English skills
  • A flair for figures

Your application

Please apply online: our entry-level positions


If you are interested in starting your career with KPMG outside of Switzerland, please apply directly to the corresponding location.


Think globally, act locally, be successful internationally: Tax stands for the tax advising activities of KPMG. Together with the business areas Audit and Advisory, we provide our clients with a wide range of audit and advisory services.

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