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OECD/Council of Europe Convention

Global Forum

Switzerland receives good rating

Switzerland has been given an overall rating of largely compliant from the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes.

Company taxation

Company taxation

On 5 June 2015, the Federal Council adopted the dispatch on the Corporate Tax Reform Act III. The reform aims to strengthen Switzerland as a business location. The proposed measures are compatible with the current international standards.

FATCA agreement

Automatic exchange of information

Around 100 countries, including Switzerland and all the other most important financial centres, have declared their intention to adopt the new global standard for the international automatic exchange of information.

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FATF: Switzerland fares well

On 7 December 2016, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) published the fourth mutual evaluation report on Switzerland. Overall Switzerland receives good marks and achieves an above-average result The FATF acknowledges the quality of the Swiss system for combating money laundering and terrorist financing.

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