Hot topics

SIF Newsletter

SIF Newsletter

Confidentiality and security with respect to the AEOI

Since 1 January 2017, domestic financial institutions are collecting data, which the Swiss tax authorities will exchange with partner states in 2018. Switzerland implements the AEOI only with countries that can guarantee confidentiality and data protection.

Automatic exchange of information

 Automatic exchange of information (AEOI)

Registration for the AEOI

It has been possible for data to be collected since the start of 2017 for the implementation of the automatic exchange of information (AEOI). The first exchange of data will follow from 2018 with specific countries. Financial institutions have been able to register for the AEOI on the new FTA Suisse Tax portal since 20 March 2017.

FDF AEOI dossier

Public finances

Press release Publication of "Public finances 2016"

Publication of "Public finances 2016"

The statistical data on public finances for 2016 has been published. The brochure issued by the Federal Finance Administration (FFA) provides at a glance information on the budgets of the Confederation, cantons, communes and social insurance, as well as an international comparison.

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.

FDF press releases

All press releases

Java script is required to display press releases. If you are unable or unwilling to activate Java script you may use the link below to access the Federal Administration News Portal, where you can read the announcements.

To the Federal Administration News Portal

Internet FDF

As English is not one of Switzerland's official languages only selected documents are translated into English. All translations are based on the definitive text in German. For further documents, kindly refer to the other languages.

Twitter EFD_DFF (FDF)

https://www.efd.admin.ch/content/efd/en/home.html