Swiss Subsidiary


  • Employer abroad creates subsidiary in Switzerland (LLC/Ltd)
  • Subsidiary has legal personality and can employ Swiss personnel
  • Days worked in country of parent company don’t trigger international taxation
  • No contractual relationship employee and parent company
  • Subsidiary is obligated for Swiss double entry bookkeeping and payroll
  • Taxolution Advisory LLC incorporates Swiss subsidiary, runs accounts and reporting


  • Minimum capital of CHF 20’000 (LLC)
  • Trade register extract and branch establishment protocol from employer company
  • Swiss resident required as signatory in commercial registry

Setup and Costs

  • 14-28 days setup time
  • Setup costs: starting at CHF 5’500
  • Ongoing costs: starting at CHF 400/month