CONSULENZA FISCALE

Tax & Accounting services

Metrika has an extensive experience in providing a broad range of fully tailored and integrated tax services to foreign and domestic enterprises, as well as for individuals.

By focusing on long-term and strategic planning, its qualified tax experts have an international background and support companies and individuals in all matters, assisting clients personally and straightforwardly, while ensuring compliance with local regulations, fiscal transparency and reporting requirements.

The Swiss tax system

Taxes in Switzerland are levied at three levels: Cantonal, Communal and federal. All cantons have their own tax laws and tax income, wealth, inheritances, capital and property gains, and other tax objects quite differently. Communes may either levy communal taxes at their own discretion or decide on supplements relative to the cantonal basis.

The Confederation taxes income, but not wealth, and its tax receipts largely come from VAT, customs and stamp duties.

In Switzerland, foreign businesses are liable of VAT obligations if they sell goods or provide services in the territory for which it is necessary to establish fiscal representation. In response to the Federal Act on Tax Reform, most cantons have cut their corporate income tax rate, ranging from a minimum of 12% to an average of 15%

The Swiss tax system
Corporate tax advisory

Corporate tax advisory

Metrika helps its clients in developing their businesses, both in Switzerland and internationally, addressing solutions in line with the applicable tax laws.

  • Preparation and submission of tax returns
  • VAT representation and registration
  • Opening of customs accounts
  • Support in all administrative issues for the correct application of double tax treaties and relevant withholding taxes

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Accounting

Solid settlement and maintenance of accounting is a key activity for both long established and newly founded companies. Metrika helps clients in focusing on their business by providing:

  • Preparation of annual financial and income statements.
  • Balance sheet and cash flow analysis.
  • Accounting consulting.
  • Bookkeeping set up and monitoring.
  • Budgeting and liquidity plans.
  • Accounts receivable and payable.
  • Payroll accounting.
  • Quotation for business development plans.
  • Filing of VAT returns.
Accounting services
HR

HR & Payroll

Payroll accounting is a complex and time-consuming activity, which can be particularly burdensome for small and medium enterprises that lack resources or technical know-how to manage employee and payroll data.

Outsourcing payroll accounting and HR management can be an optimal solution for businesses, allowing the team to focus on its core activities.

Metrika will help with:

  • Drafting of employment contracts and preparation of documentation for working permits.
  • Managing payroll accounting.
  • Preparing monthly pay slips, pay certificates, and annual wage statements.
  • Providing general personnel administration
  • Liaising with social security offices and other authorities.
  • Advising on income tax and social security
  • Managing social insurance.
  • Assist in any ongoing HR matter.

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