Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 16 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between April 15 - 21, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 16 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between April 15 - 21, 2024.

FTA publishes final rulings on the FATCA agreement

On April 19, 2024, the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) announced the issuance of final rulings pursuant to Art. 5 para. 3 lit. b FATCA Agreement.

Publication of the new Directive R-18 Duty-free goods and returned goods

The Federal Office for Customs and Border Security (FOCBS) has published the new Directive R-18 Duty-free goods and returned goods on the Internet as of April 17, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 15 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between April 8 - 14, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 15 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between April 8 - 14, 2024.

FTA publishes activity report 2023

The Federal Tax Administration published its 2023 activity report on April 11, 2024. This explains the federal tax revenue and the content of tax policy transactions.

Amendment to the Withholding Tax Ordinance (VStV)

At its meeting on April 10, 2024, the Federal Council approved the amendment to the VStV, which is due to come into force on June 1, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 14 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between April 1 - 7, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 14 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between April 1 - 7, 2024.

Selected parliamentary business in the area of taxation at federal level (April 2024)

On April 3, 2024, the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) updated the selected parliamentary business in the area of taxation at federal level.

Tax information dossier: Update of the article "Taxation of legal entities"

On April 4, 2024, the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) updated the article "Taxation of legal entities" from the tax information dossier.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 13 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between March 25 - 31, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 13)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between March 25 - 31, 2024.

Federal Council brings amendments to the Heavy Vehicle Fees Act into force on May 1, 2024

At its meeting on March 27, 2024, the Federal Council adopted the total revision of the Heavy Vehicle Fees Ordinance (SVAV). It also decided to bring the revised Heavy Vehicle Fees Act (SVAG) and the SVAV into force on May 1, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 12 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between March 18 - 24, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 12 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between March 18 - 24, 2024.

FTA updates the "Cantonal Gazettes" publication

The FTA updated the publication "Kantonsblätter" on March 18, 2023.

OECD clarifies the commentary on Article 26 (exchange of information)

On February 19, 2024, the OECD Council updated the commentary on Article 26 of the OECD Model Tax Convention. It was clarified that information received in the context of administrative tax assistance can also be used in relation to unnamed persons.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 11 - 2024)

Overview of the tax law decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between 11 - 17 March 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 11 - 2024)

Overview of the tax law decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between 11 - 17 March 2024.

FOCBS commissions provider of LSVA basic care

As part of the renewal and modernisation of the collection system for the performance-based heavy vehicle charge (LSVA), owners of vehicles registered in Switzerland will in future be able to choose between different providers of LSVA registration systems. On behalf of the responsible Federal Office for Customs and Border Security (FOCBS), the LSVA basic supply is ensured by the registration company "NATRAS AG", which was founded in January 2024.

Cross-border commuter agreement with Italy: Specification Wage Standard-CH (ELM)

According to the FTA, new requirements became apparent during the pilot phase for the implementation of the new cross-border commuter agreement of 23 December 2020 between Switzerland and Italy, which must be implemented retroactively in order to meet the requirements of the agreement. Part of this is also the specification of the Wage Standard CH (ELM) and thus the implementation in the ELMVersion 5.0 certified ERP systems.

FTA publishes final rulings on the FATCA agreement

On 14 March 2024, the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) issued final rulings pursuant to Art. 5 no. 3 lit. b of the FATCA Agreement.

FTA publishes substantive amendments concerning publications on the VAT Act

On 11 March 2024, the FTA published material adjustments to the publications on the topics of portal obligation and retail trade on the website.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 10 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between March 4 - 10, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 10 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between March 4 - 10, 2024.

FTA publishes drafts on VAT practice regarding vehicle subscriptions and cabs

On March 4, 2024, the FTA published new drafts on VAT practice regarding vehicle subscriptions and cabs on its website.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (CW 9 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court published between February 26 and March 3, 2024.

Decisions of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (CW 9 - 2024)

Overview of the tax rulings of the Swiss Federal Administrative Court published between February 26 and March 3, 2024.

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Fineac Tax AG - Value Added Tax Expert 80-100 %, Zug

Fineac Tax AG - Value Added Tax Expert 80-100 %, Zug

Fineac Tax AG - Value Added Tax Expert 80-100 %, Zug

Are you looking for a new, interesting challenge in the field of VAT? To strengthen our team, we are looking for a committed and motivated VAT expert 80-100 %.

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Baker McKenzie Switzerland AG - Senior Tax Advisor (m/f/d, 80-100%)

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ISIS) - Current problems in the taxation of private assets | September 23 - 24, 2024

ISIS) - Current problems in the taxation of private assets | September 23 - 24, 2024

ISIS) - Current problems in the taxation of private assets | September 23 - 24, 2024

The seminar sheds light on current issues relating to the taxation of private investments

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  • Trusts and foundations

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Projectos Seminar - Current case law in tax law | June 20, 2024

Projectos Seminar - Current case law in tax law | June 20, 2024

Projectos Seminar - Current case law in tax law | June 20, 2024

This format will provide you with compact information on the latest Federal Supreme Court rulings (direct taxes, withholding tax and stamp duties), with some rulings being discussed in depth in the context of national and international developments. In addition, the speakers will also discuss some important rulings from the Zurich tax jurisdiction.

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fisca - National VAT Conference 2024 | 07.05.2024

fisca - National VAT Conference 2024 | 07.05.2024

fisca - National VAT Conference 2024 | 07.05.2024

  • VAT in SME practice
  • Differentiation between remuneration and non-remuneration
  • Input tax correction and reduction
  • Cross-border issues
  • News from the FTA
  • Effects of the partial revision of the MWSTG
  • Practice changes and industry information
  • VAT on restructurings and overview of case law
  • Input tax correction and reduction of over-the-counter items
  • News from the FTA
  • Effects of the partial revision of the MWSTG
  • Practice changes and industry information
  • VAT on restructurings and overview of case law

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