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Switzerland receives good rating

Upon completion of its peer review, Switzerland has been given an overall rating of largely compliant from the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. Image: FDF press conference.

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

Automatic exchange of information (AEOI)

The legal foundations for introducing the AEOI should enter into force on 1 January 2017. On 6 July 2016, an additional dispatch on agreements with various countries was adopted.

Documentation AEOI

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. Parliament approved the bill on 17 June 2016 with some changes.


Head of the FDF

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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