General InformationWe are pleased to establish your Swiss company in Zug. We will assist you in all areas starting from the formation, administration, accounting as well as taxation. Among the key strengths of Zug as an ideal business location are: internationality, stability, competitive taxes and a high standard of living, a rich culture as well as excellent education. This presents the basis for an ideal environment for a variety of companies.
Intercantonal tax comparison
There are different rates of taxation within the 26 cantons of Switzerland, which leads to enhanced competition among the cantons. Zug is among the cantons with the lowest taxes. In the intercantonal tax comparison within Switzerland the canton Zug has the lowest tax burden for natural and legal persons.
International tax comparison
The Canton Zug for example already accommodates more companies than inhabitants. Multinational companies like Gelencore International, Shell, BP or Metro have made their choice for this excellent business location. A premium choice of location when it comes to taxation and the contact with agencies makes Switzerland a top company location in Europe.
Zug has become the world´s leading coffee trading center. It is furthermore at the top when it comes to trade with further resources like zinc, copper, nickel or cole. Holdings, domicile and mixed companies benefit in Zug when it comes to the very low income tax rates or will even be exempt from corporate income tax. These types of companies only have to pay a tax on capital of 0.075 per mill in Zug. Since the year 2007 the rate is even as low as 0.02 per mill for holding companies.The tax burden in Switzerland is also among the lowest, compared internationally.