The purchase and rental prices for real estate vary greatly from region to region. In highly sought-after areas or large cities, you have to dig deeper into your pocket than if you want to live in a more rural area.
In this article, we explain what the imputed rental value is, how it is calculated, and what all you need to take into account when declaring it in your tax return.
If you are a Swiss citizen or a foreigner with tax residence in Switzerland and have income from abroad and/or assets abroad, you must declare them in your Swiss income tax return.
There is often a misunderstanding that the ownership of real estate abroad does not have to be declared in the tax return by a taxpayer in Switzerland.