Restriction of the travel expenses deductions

March 11, 2016

Restriction of the travel expenses deductions As of January 1st 2016, the travel expenses from home to work will be limited at CHF 3’000.00 for federal taxes (IFD). On February 9th 2014, the Swiss people voted for the railway financing and procuring infrastructure which has been widely accepted (62%). One of the financing methods was Read more…

Tax return 2015 – do not forget the deductions!

February 16, 2016

Salerno & Associés Accountant Office in Geneva provides tax return services and helps you to save on taxes for 2015. There are different tax deduction possibilities which may decrease the amount of tax you have to pay! The check-list of the deductions 2015 that you should not forget is the following: 3rd pillar contribution up Read more…

News VAT: online return

October 2, 2015

As per the message from the Tax authorities in Bern dated September 15th, 2015, the companies can henceforth fill their VAT return online. You can sign in by following this notice from the Tax authorities (in French) Of course you can give an access to your fiduciary so that it can fill the returns for Read more…

Your tax return 2015: maximum deduction 3rd pilar

October 2, 2015

If the conditions of affiliation at a 2nd pillar are filled, the maximum amount for the deduction of 3rd pillar is CHF 6’768.00 in 2015 instead of CHF 6’739.00 in 2014. For the self-employed without a 2nd pillar, the maximum amount will be CHF 33’840.00 in 2015 but 20% of the determining income at maximum, Read more…

News 2016: loss of earnings allowance (APG) rate

October 2, 2015

From January 1st, 2016 and for a period of 5 years (up to the end of 2020), the APG rate will be 0.45% instead of 0.5%. The AVS/AI/APG rate will not be 10.3% but 10.25%, of which 5.125% will be charged to the employee. Contact us G. Salerno & Associes SA 4 route de Florissant Read more…

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