Switzerland is a popular haven for relocation for many foreign super rich multi-millionaires wanting privacy, freedom, and excellent standards of living. Those who are willing to relocate to switzerland with their family, fortunately Switzerland offers 2 routes to foreign clients
2. Swiss Lump Sum Taxation (For Retirement in Switzerland)
The Swiss lump sum taxation, is best suited for those who want to retire in Switzerland, because taking up employment is not allowed under this program. We assist wealthy foreign clients with relocation, residence permit in Switzerland.
Swiss Residency for Corporates
A foreign national can obtain residence permit by setting up a new company in Switzerland to do business and of creating new jobs, thus contributing to the economic development of the country. The popular company types are GmBH / SARL (like LLC), AG (corporation). Please see swiss company incorporation
Swiss Residence Permit
Foreigners who want to retire in Switzerland, can apply for residence permit under the “Swiss Lump Sum Taxation” program. Under this program, you will pay a fixed annual tax to the “swiss canton” chosen by you and this tax is no less than CHF 250,000 yearly , and the maximum could be more than CHF 1 million depending on the canton you chose to live. You will have a choice to select place, location to live and it will give you an opportunity to buy real estate.
Zurich, Geneva are the most expensive cantons in Switzerland. Other popular swiss cantons, preferred by foreigners are Appenzler, Bern, Geneva, Fribourg, Graubunden, Jura, Nidwalden, Schwyz, St.Gallen, Vaud ,Valais, Lucerne, Slothurn, Obwalden, Thurgau, Ticino, Zug.
Under this program, you will not be allowed to work or take up jobs in Switzerland.
We assist clients with company formation and residence permit in Switzerland.
We expect our clients a minimum investment of USD 250,000 (yearly) to apply for swiss residence program.
The following are the applicable charges, which includes lump sum tax and annual renewal of swiss residence permit.
FEE AND COSTS
Annual Lump Sum Taxation : Minimum CHF 150’000 or more (vary from canton)
Application fee (one time): CHF 50’000 (single applicant) + CHF 5’000 (spouse or each child)
Annual Residence Permit maintenance fee: CHF 15’000