FAQ

The FAQ includes only general information, for specific clarification we recommend to get in touch with your tax advisor.

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Are documents needed for the deductions?

Yes in most cases, proof is needed, or the deduction will be cancelled.

Category: Deductions
What are deductions?

These are deductible expenses in relation to work and there are some further social deductions which are deductible even if you don’t work.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from earnings?

This could be work expenses, based on your working contract. Any debt interest you paid during the taxable year. Payments to the 2nd or 3rd Pillar, paid support to an ex-partner, child or 3rd Person. For further information download our checklist for deductions.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from the assets?

Any debt, this could be a loan or a debt to a 3rd Person.

Category: Deductions
When do I have to announce deductions?

Deductions are voluntary and you have to announce the deduction in the year you paid the expenses.

Category: Deductions

Salary and other earnings

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What are deductions?

These are deductible expenses in relation to work and there are some further social deductions which are deductible even if you don’t work.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from earnings?

This could be work expenses, based on your working contract. Any debt interest you paid during the taxable year. Payments to the 2nd or 3rd Pillar, paid support to an ex-partner, child or 3rd Person. For further information download our checklist for deductions.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from the assets?

Any debt, this could be a loan or a debt to a 3rd Person.

Category: Deductions
Are documents needed for the deductions?

Yes in most cases, proof is needed, or the deduction will be cancelled.

Category: Deductions
When do I have to announce deductions?

Deductions are voluntary and you have to announce the deduction in the year you paid the expenses.

Category: Deductions

Assets

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What are deductions?

These are deductible expenses in relation to work and there are some further social deductions which are deductible even if you don’t work.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from earnings?

This could be work expenses, based on your working contract. Any debt interest you paid during the taxable year. Payments to the 2nd or 3rd Pillar, paid support to an ex-partner, child or 3rd Person. For further information download our checklist for deductions.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from the assets?

Any debt, this could be a loan or a debt to a 3rd Person.

Category: Deductions
Are documents needed for the deductions?

Yes in most cases, proof is needed, or the deduction will be cancelled.

Category: Deductions
When do I have to announce deductions?

Deductions are voluntary and you have to announce the deduction in the year you paid the expenses.

Category: Deductions

Deductions

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What are deductions?

These are deductible expenses in relation to work and there are some further social deductions which are deductible even if you don’t work.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from earnings?

This could be work expenses, based on your working contract. Any debt interest you paid during the taxable year. Payments to the 2nd or 3rd Pillar, paid support to an ex-partner, child or 3rd Person. For further information download our checklist for deductions.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from the assets?

Any debt, this could be a loan or a debt to a 3rd Person.

Category: Deductions
Are documents needed for the deductions?

Yes in most cases, proof is needed, or the deduction will be cancelled.

Category: Deductions
When do I have to announce deductions?

Deductions are voluntary and you have to announce the deduction in the year you paid the expenses.

Category: Deductions

Personal situation

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What are deductions?

These are deductible expenses in relation to work and there are some further social deductions which are deductible even if you don’t work.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from earnings?

This could be work expenses, based on your working contract. Any debt interest you paid during the taxable year. Payments to the 2nd or 3rd Pillar, paid support to an ex-partner, child or 3rd Person. For further information download our checklist for deductions.

Category: Deductions
What could be deducted from the assets?

Any debt, this could be a loan or a debt to a 3rd Person.

Category: Deductions
Are documents needed for the deductions?

Yes in most cases, proof is needed, or the deduction will be cancelled.

Category: Deductions
When do I have to announce deductions?

Deductions are voluntary and you have to announce the deduction in the year you paid the expenses.

Category: Deductions