Tax System in Switzerland

Updated 2009-07-08 12:47

A good description of the tax system (federal, cantonal and communal) in Switzerland can be found here

but for workers with B permit (less than 5 years in Switzerland), there is a special taxation rate that replaces federal, cantonal and communal taxes.

Tax is taken directly on the salary by the employer and the rate is dependent of the canton.

A good estimation of the tax can be found on this page:

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