Can I Buy Real Estate in Switzerland as a Foreigner?

If you want to buy a house in Switzerland as an expat, it depends on your residence status whether you need a permit for the purchase or not. Find out which legal regulations apply and which conditions you have to fulfill for the purchase of real estate in this article.

Tax optimization through property maintenance costs

Anyone who owns residential property can deduct the maintenance costs for it from their taxable income in their tax return. In this article, we will show you how you can best use the regulations to optimize your taxes. 

Imputed Rental Value – What You Need to Know From a Tax Perspective

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. 

Taxation of Properties Abroad

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.