Canton of Zurich as business location

Skymetro Flughafen Zürich

Below you find detailed information and guidelines on company taxes and the business location of Zurich.

The following subjects are covered by the downloads:

  • Federal Act on Tax Reform and AHV Financing (TRAF)
  • General information on the tax system of Switzerland and the Canton of Zurich
  • Procedure for official tax information and tax rulings 
  • Tax relief to newly established businesses
  • Taxation system of holding, domicile and mixed companies
  • Company expense payment rules
  • Taxation of employee stock holdings
  • Special tax regulations for senior staff and specialists (expatriates) during temporary employment in Switzerland
  • Instructions regarding personal tax return