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Swiss oppose FATCA-agreement and prepare a national referendum

Dienstag, November 26th, 2013

Following the ratification of the FATCA agreement by the federal Parliament, a nation wide referendum committee was set up to prepare a vote by the Swiss people who should have the final word on the application of FATCA in the country. The committee criticises that the Swiss parliament complied with the US government’s will to impose its domestic tax laws also upon Switzerland. (mehr …)