Our Services

We provide the following services:

Accounting Services

We are your partner for outsourcing accounting services. Be it specific accounting advice or a full outsourcing of your accounting function, we are the partner of choice.

Our experts are familiar with various accounting standards like Swiss GAAP FER, IFRS and US GAAP and are happy to assist you in all accounting matters. Please find below a short overview of our expertise:

  • Maintain the accounts in a foreign currency
  • Currency translation
  • Monthly / quarterly reporting
  • Consolidation
  • Cash Flow Statements
  • Statutory Financial Statements etc.

Payroll Administration

Accurate payroll and HR administration are of great importance to every company. Given the high degree of confidentiality and specialised knowledge required, outsourcing might be the best option.

With our experienced staff, we can ensure full compliance of all payroll matters. We have vast experience in the following areas:

  • Preparation of employment contracts
  • Registration with social security institutions
  • Set up tailored insurance (pension fund, accident and sickness insurance)
  • Monthly payroll runs and generation of payslips
  • Maintaining payroll accounting and handling of HR administration (incl. review of invoices received and ongoing communication with social security institutions)
  • Year-end processing (reporting of declarations and of salary certificates)
  • Preparation of termination agreements

Taxation and Legal Services

Together with our colleagues at Baer & Karrer we offer specific advice on tax and legal matters in any area of law. We will act as the first point of contact and make sure that the team reflects the actual requirements.

Please find below a list of legal services, which is by no means complete, to give you an impression of our expertise:

  • Succession planning
  • Liquidations
  • Tax planning and consulting
  • Retirement planning
  • Estate and inheritance consulting
  • Execution of wills
  • Fiscal representation (VAT)

Strategic planning with a long-term focus as well as competent legal advice are of vital importance to any business. We have the experts who can provide you with the necessary support and know-how.

Starting a Business in Switzerland

Our experts in the area of legal incorporation and company formation provide competent advice on how to start your own business in Switzerland and can ease the administrative burden by taking over most of the paperwork involved.

From a consulting perspective we can assist in the following areas:

  • Legal form
  • Business plan
  • Taxation and tax rulings
  • Social security and insurance
  • Accounting
  • Granting a domicile

Beside our own expertise, we have access to profound knowledge in all legal, tax- and accounting-related areas through our parent company Baer & Karrer.

Swiss Domicile

We offer legal registration and domicile in cities with attractive tax rates such as Zug or in Zurich.

We provide our foreign clients with the following services:

  • Thorough consulting with regard to the relocation of your business to Switzerland or the legal establishment of a Swiss branch office
  • Office permissions in Zug or Zurich
  • Interaction with governmental authorities, agencies and insurance companies
  • Administrative tasks
  • Conducting of the financial accounting and bookkeeping in accordance with Swiss law, IFRS or US GAAP
  • Electronic bookkeeping with audit-compliant archiving of all documents according to Swiss law

VAT Fiscal Representation

Our services include:

  • Domicile for foreign enterprises
  • Accurate declaration of turnover
  • Reclaim of input VAT tax
  • Compliance with Swiss law regarding VAT