Switzerland

Tax Proposal 17 – dispatch parameters defined

After confirming the schedule of the Tax Proposal 17, the Federal Council has now set the parameters for the dispatch. Based on the results of the consultation procedure, the Federal Council has decided to mainly maintain the proposal as issued for consultation. Details of the final proposal within the dispatch are expected at the end of March 2018.
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Digitalization reshuffles the deck in life sciences industry

Life science companies will need an integrated digital data strategy with internal and external processes to stay successful and to make use of the available data. At the center of the new life sciency ecosystem is the patient centric view.
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Exchange, not isolation, will help the world advance

Every generation believes its problems are bigger, more complex and more unsolvable than those of the previous generation. And when it comes to our generation, this does hold true in some respects. The realization that a radical transformation is needed in many places has never been as widespread as it is today.
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Swiss deal appetite fueled by transformation

With private equity activities reaching a record high and mounting pressure to innovate and transform, the 2017 M&A year in Switzerland was a lively one. Remarkable transactions could be seen in the consumer goods, technology & media and pharmaceutical industries, in particular. Get insight into the biggest deals, industry convergence and outlook for 2018.
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What the US Tax Reform means for Expat Americans

On the 20th of December, President Trump hosted an array of Republican Congressmen and Congresswomen at the White House to celebrate the successful passage of the Tax Reform Bill, the most sweeping reform of the U.S. tax system in over 30 years.
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US Tax Reform: What should Swiss groups do now?

The die is cast! After weeks of busy discussion and negotiations, the US Congress voted to approve the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (H.R. 1). The changes represent the most significant and fundamental tax reform in the US in over 30 years.
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