Winners of games of chance have two reasons to rejoice. Not only have they won a large sum of money with no or a miniscule contribution, but the lucky ones are also allowed to transfer their winnings to the bank without paying (almost any) income and withholding taxes. As of 1 January 2019, the rules regarding the taxation of winnings were amended.
«The abolition of the marriage penalty» - ever since the referendum of 28 February 2016, this term has been universally known. Ist popularity has not declined since the lost referendum and has been on
everyone's lips again since 10 April 2019.
We track the developments and reactions regarding the Steuervorlage 17 (SV17) / TRAF in the individual cantons for you.
The abolition of the imputed rental value - an old topic is suddenly on everyone's mind again. For years, this idea has occupied the tax policy discussion without having achieved any real progress. The chance that this relic from the Second World War will be abolished is within reach. In the following we show you the development and implications of this system change.
Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, etherum or ripple are currently extremely fashionable and widely talked about. How these cryptocurrencies work can be rather difficult to understand, not to mention the tax implications of owning and using these new trend currencies.
We keep track of the latest international developments in the world of taxation for you.