RSM Switzerland


Tax & Legal

We offer customer-focused tax and legal services. Our specialists provide you with efficient, innovative and reliable solutions that are tailored to cover all your needs in Switzerland.

Our local expertise, combined with our global reach and broad international experience and outlook, allows us to analyse, optimise and solve complex fiscal situations.

Our services cover all Swiss tax areas ranging from direct taxes, VAT, stamp duty, and withholding taxes to all other fields of corporate tax law for local and international companies as well as individuals. In particular they include:

  • International group tax structuring;
  • M&A tax advisory services (due diligence, deal structuring, ruling negotiation, cross-border analysis etc.);
  • Negotiation and obtaining of tax rulings in Switzerland;
  • Direct tax compliance, tax returns preparations and tax optimisation;
  • VAT compliance, consulting, registration and audits;
  • Transfer pricing analysis and policy set-up;
  • Companies set-up and administration;
  • Succession planning;
  • Personal tax optimisation and wealth planning; and
  • Relocation to Switzerland.

It is our utmost priority to offer services, which are supporting you to achieve your objectives.

CTR III –Refusal from the Swiss people on February 12, 2017 – Consequences and future

15 February 2017
On February 12, 2017, the Swiss people have denied the federal project regarding the third corporate tax reform. As a reminder, the subject of the vote, that was only at a federal level, was focused mainly on:

Corporate tax reform III (CTR III) Geneva

10 November 2016
The Geneva strategy for the RIE III becomes finally a reality! (For more informationregarding the subject, please see our other newsletters on this topic).

Final vote of the Federal Parliament on the corporate tax reform III (CTR III)

10 July 2016
For more background, we invite you to revert to our newsletters from January 2016 and April 2016 on the same topic

Corporate Tax Reform III

14 January 2016
Genesis of the reform

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