Corporate taxation in Switzerland remains attractive: The Federal Act on Tax Reform and AHV Financing (TRAF) was comfortably accepted by the Swiss public. The "yes" vote sends a clear signal of cooperation to the EU and the international community.
Council of States member Ruedi Noser called for a significant reduction of the tax burden on employee participation in start-ups and family businesses. The respective committee of the National Council has also given the go-ahead.
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