Switzerland – a favourable location for managers of hedge fund and private equity fund structures
For fund managers looking for greener pastures, Switzerland may be an obvious answer.
- Switzerland is an onshore location with low taxation
- Switzerland provides a stable economic and political environment and a high quality of life.
- Switzerland understands the importance of the hedge fund/private equity industry for the financial sector
- Tax free carried interest and low taxation of performance fees are possible under proposed new regulations
- Advance ruling practice provides certainty regarding the tax treatment of structures and individuals
- Tax friendly environment and business minded tax authorities allow for tailor made solutions