Brexit: What does it mean for customs and VAT?

So, 52% of the British have voted to leave the EU yesterday, sending shockwaves around the world. What now? This article provides a snapshot of what could be the future from an indirect tax perspective.

Revision of FINMA’s SST Circular

On 31 May 2016, FINMA opened the consultation phase for the new SST circular which closes on 12 July 2016. The new SST circular will replace the current SST circular 2008/44 from 1 January 2017 and is a complete revision. It includes many changes which impact the insurance industry.

7 topics that keep Compliance Officers awake at night

The reality for every Compliance Officer is that no sooner is one risk dealt with, than another arises. This is the product of today’s fast-moving, globally connected world. But fear not. Help is at hand through leading compliance practices and a glimpse into future developments in KPMG’s latest study, “Clarity on Compliance: The future of compliance”.

3 steps to optimize your SAP License Management

SAP licensees need to know what licenses they own, and what they are using them for. As well as being fundamental to the effective control of the technical environment, this information allows licensees to drive better value from software investments and avoid the wasted costs of ‘shelf-ware’.

Corporate Tax Reform III: Switzerland’s tax system remains attractive

On June 14th 2016 the National Council followed the position of the Council of States and a final decision on CTR III was taken. The reform underlines the aim to strengthen Switzerland as a business location, focusing on innovation, value creation and jobs. The law provisions passed are compatible with the current international standards.

Cyber Insurance: The next big thing in Switzerland?

The risk of being the victim of a cyber attack has risen sharply in recent years. Against the damage caused by such attacks, firms can protect themselves with so-called cyber insurance. What services do Cyber Insurances offer, who can assure and what should firms know before completing a policy?