Swiss Branch


  • Employer creates branch in Switzerland
  • Branch has no legal personality but can take care of administration on behalf of employer abroad
  • Employee is employed by company abroad, not the branch
  • Social security admin works via company
  • Direct contractual relationship between employer and employee
  • Taxolution Advisory LLC registers Swiss branch, runs accounts and reporting


  • Trade register extract and branch establishment protocol from employer company

Setup and Costs

  • 14-21 days setup time
  • Setup costs: starting at CHF 4’500
  • Ongoing costs: starting at CHF 600/month