Our expertise in Tax Law

Our activity

Taxation is a major challenge for all of us, whether as individuals or business owners. Our attorneys’ expert knowledge in this dynamic field both in Switzerland and abroad means we can better advise you to safeguard your assets as well as your professional and business activities.

We assist our clients, whether companies or private individuals, in all areas of Swiss and international taxation. Thanks to our multidisciplinary approach, we have the skills to deal seamlessly with and resolve even the most complex tax issues.

We guide our individual clients throughout every life situation, ranging from settling in Switzerland (in particular taxation according to expenses) and structuring your pay (salary/dividend/pension taxation) to optimising their wealth-taxed assets or succession plan.

Our savvy tax experts also advise legal entities in all aspects of corporate development, from incorporation to organisation, including group taxation, financing, profit sharing and participation plans for employees, restructurings and the departure of shareholders.

We also have extensive experience in negotiating tax agreements and following-up on tax proceedings before the cantonal and federal administrative authorities or the courts.

Our expertise

You can count on our expert advice in all areas of taxation, in particular:

  • Swiss and international taxation
  • Taxation of legal persons (capital companies and others), including:
    • group taxation
    • restructurings
    • funding
    • investment vehicles
    • foundations and public utility organisations
  • Taxation of individuals:
    • tax planning
    • taxation according to expenditure (lump-sum taxation)
    • taxation of pensions
    • acquisition, sale and transfer of businesses
  • Real estate taxation including the purchase or sale of buildings and real estate companies
  • Agricultural taxation (i.e. cessation of self-employed activity and réalisation systématique)
  • Prepaid tax
  • Value Added Tax (VAT)
  • Tax litigation, whether administrative and judicial, for companies and private individuals
  • Tax audits and criminal tax law
  • International mutual assistance in tax matters and the exchange of information
  • Tax regularisation for companies and private individuals.