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Federal Council initiates consultation on Ordinance on International Automatic Exchange of Information in Tax Matters

Automatic exchange of information (AEOI)

The Federal Council initiated the consultation on the ordinance on the AEOI in tax matters on 18 May 2016. The consultation will last until 9 September 2016.

Documentation AEOI
Press release "Too big to fail"

Amendment of too-big-to-fail provisions

On 11 May 2016, the Federal Council adopted the amendments to the Capital Adequacy Ordinance (too-big-to-fail provisions) and brought them into force on 1 July 2016.  

Documentation TBTF
Press release Melani

Handling security bugs, vulnerable infrastructure and a range of DDoS attacks: 22nd MELANI semi-annual report

Published on 28 april 2016, the 22nd MELANI semi-annual report features handling security  vulnerabilities as its key topic.


BEPS: Federal Council initiates consultation

The Federal Council initiated the consultation on the multilateral agreement on the exchange of country-by-country reports on 13 April 2016.  

Documentation BEPS

Third series of corporate tax reforms (CTR III)

The third series of corporate tax reforms should put an end to the different taxation of domestic and foreign company profits by the cantons. The proposed reforms are being debated by Parliament.

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Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer

Ueli Maurer

Ueli Maurer was elected to the Federal Council in 2008. He has been Head of the FDF since January 2016.

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