We now offer "AbaWeb" from Abacus. This way, you do not need to take care of your own software, its maintenance and updates. For more information, please call us.

New Swiss Legislation for Financial Reporting

Sinde January 1, 2013, a new legislation for financial reporting of enterprises in Switerland is in force. We support you with the required adjustments. Whenever you have questions, please contact us.

Accurate tax deductable contributions to "Säule 3a"

The new maximum tax-deductable limits for the personal vested benefit account (Säule 3a) for 2014 are as follows:

  • For employees with a pension fund scheme 2013 and 2014: max. CHF 6,739.00

  • For self employed individuals without a pension fund scheme 2013 and 2014: max. CHF 33,696.00

We recommend to open your Säule 3a account with a bank, not with an insurance company.

Referendum for a national gifts and inheritance tax


Tax reform II

Since January 1st, 2011, the tax reform II is in force in all Swiss Cantons. This tax reform brings remarkable tax relief not only in respect of distributions paid from corporations to individuals, but also to individuals operating in sole owner companies or parterships. The relief applies particularly for successorship or termination of business. Please contact us early before you intend to give up your business, so that we may give you the most effective advice.

Salary Certificate

You can download the official Salary Certificate here:
Salary Certificate

Federal legislation on audit regulation

Bachmann Treuhand AG fullfills the respective requirements and is registered as Licensed Auditing Experts. We are licenced to audit companies requiring standard of full audits ("ordentliche Revision") as well as audits according to the Swiss standard of the "eingeschränkte Revision" (limited audit or review). Please contact us for more detailed information.

Our General Terms of Business for further information


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