Switzerland – Lucerne

The jurisdiction of choice

You should be actually looking for onshore solutions that avoid administrative initiatives and practical problems.

You are now looking for onshore solutions in low-tax jurisdictions to implement efficient global estate and asset-protection planning.

Switzerland is not an offshore jurisdiction such as the Cayman Islands, or Jersey. It is nonetheless a low-tax jurisdiction, having a series of specialised corporate forms which can be used by international investors and multinational companies to reduce their tax bills to a significant extent.

Switzerland as low tax environment for both non-resident and resident entities (specifically the Canton of Lucerne) may be more attractive to a wider base of clients whose objectives may no longer be tax an aggressive tax avoidance strategy.

Switzerland has a double taxation agreement with more than 100 countries.

Swiss legislation has agreed to recognize the validity of foreign trusts by July 1, 2007.

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