How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask bkb1956 Your Own Question
bkb1956
bkb1956, Finance Enthusiast
Category: Finance
Satisfied Customers: 2856
Experience:  IRS Enrolled Agent, 18+ years of experience in tax preparation with associated finance experience.
71603090
Type Your Finance Question Here...
bkb1956 is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I would like to know the following: - Which is the tax rate

This answer was rated:

Dear Madam/Sir,
I would like to know the following:
- Which is the tax rate for a new limited company (Ltd.), based in Zurich, Switzerland?
- Which is the minimum salary for an employee who lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland?

Welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you.

The business tax rate in Switzerland is 8.5%. The canton rates vary considerably.

The following link contains excellent information you will find helpful:

http://www.expatica.com/ch/finance/Taxes-for-businesses-in-Switzerland_452226.html

As to the minimum salary for an employee who lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland, it would depend on the line of work. A minimum salary for one industry will differ from another.

Please let me know if I can assist you further.

Thank you and best regards,

Barb

Further to my initial response, there is NO minimum wage requirements in Switzerland.

Please see the following:

https://www.internations.org/zurich-expats/guide/working-in-zurich-15775/working-conditions-in-zurich-3

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Hello Barbara,Nice to e-meet you and thank you for your precius help!
We'd like to know the minimum salary for
1. a junior secretary
2. 5years experienced secretary
and which is the procedure and costs to set up a Limited Company in Zurich.

You can use the following link to find out salaries. You will find that it contains great information.

http://www.payscale.com/research/CH/Location=Zurich/Salary#by_Job

The following links contain excellent information regarding setting up a business in Switzerland:

http://www.expatica.com/ch/employment/Starting-a-business-in-Switzerland_101586.html

https://www.startups.ch/en/inform/details/forms/

https://www.justlanded.com/english/Switzerland/Switzerland-Guide/Business/Summary-Opening-a-business-in-Switzerland

Please let me know if you require further information. If not, please take a moment to rate my answer since that is the only way I receive credit for answering you.

Best regards,

Barb

Just following up with you to see if you have any other questions. If so, please let me know so I can assist you further.

Best regards,

Barb

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Dear *****,Please be more specific for the monthy salary. The example is the below.
5 years experience secretary in a limited company of 50 employers in Zurich.Thank you,

The average salary is CHF 61,737 per year, or CHF 5144.75 per month.

At this point, please take a moment to rate my answers since that is the only way I receive credit for answering you.

Thank you.

bkb1956 and other Finance Specialists are ready to help you

Thank you for the positive rating of my answer. It is very much appreciated.

Happy Holidays to you and your family,

Barb

Related Finance Questions