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The (almost) End of Bearer Shares in Switzerland
The Federal Law on the Implementation of the Recommendations of the World Forum will enter into force on 1 November 2019.
A decade later…the protocol of amendment to the double taxation agreement between Switzerland and the United States is finally entering into force
The protocol of amendment to the double taxation agreement between Switzerland and the United States is finally entering into force.
Swiss Federal Council opens a consultation on the introduction of a new fund category
The draft law aims to strengthen the competitiveness of the Swiss investment fund market.
Brexit: Switzerland and the UK Guarantee Citizens' Existing Rights
An overview of Switzerland's agreement with the UK on the rights of citizens following Brexit.
Modernisation of Swiss inheritance law: greater freedom for the testator
The Federal Council adopts message addressed to Parliament with the aim of adapting inheritance law to the evolution of society.
The Corrections: taxpayers required to address errors in offshore tax reporting by 30 September 2018 or face stringent new penalties
HMRC now have a nuclear legislative weapon against offshore non-compliance, in the form of the ‘requirement to correct’ (RTC) legislation.
Collecting Evidence in Switzerland – Dos and Don’ts
A number of States, including Switzerland, have enacted blocking statutes which may hinder or prevent the taking of evidence
GDPR and the revised Swiss Data Protection Act: the impact on sports organisations and businesses in Switzerland
We focus on compliance and the responsibilities of the data controller under the incoming GDPR and the (revised) DPA.