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Wenger & Vieli LTD

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Zug, Zurich
Wenger & Vieli LTD, Bruno Bächli, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

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Bruno Bächli

Work +41 58 958 58 58
Wenger & Vieli LTD

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Tax Law.


Bruno Bächli provides national and cross-border tax advice, supporting primarily private clients, entrepreneurs and medium-sized companies in their tax planning.

This includes in particular tax-related succession and inheritance planning as well as all asset-related matters (e.g. securities, real estate, works of art).

Bruno Bächli supports individuals and companies with respect to their obligations relating to foreign account tax compliance (FATCA) and the automatic exchange of information (AEOI).

Bruno Bächli worked from 1993 to 1999 in tax consulting at PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) in Zurich. Prior to joining Wenger & Vieli Ltd. in 2004, he worked as a tax consultant at Schweizerische Treuhandgesellschaft in Zurich.

Bruno Bächli heads the Tax practice group at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.


2012-present: Partner at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.; 2004-2011: Tax Advisor at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.; 1999-2004: Tax Advisor at a Swiss fiduciary company in Zurich; 1993-1999: Tax Advisor at an international consulting firm in Zurich.


German and English.


Member of EXPERTsuisse.


2008, Certified Tax Expert; 2004, Certified Fiduciary, Federal Diploma of Higher Education.



Within: Tax

The 'strong team of professionals' at Wenger & Vieli LTD is recommended for its 'productive exchange of knowledge, proactive approach and ability to handle non-standard transactional tax cases', such as public takeovers and share-buybacks. Other services include international corporate taxation, tax advice for high-net-worth individuals and major tax appeals. Private client specialist Bruno Bächli and tax transactions partner Barbara Brauchli Rohrer, both certified tax experts, are the main practitioners. 'Diligent and practical' senior associate Marc Gerber is particularly noted for tax controversy matters.

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    As per 1 January 2011 a new regulation in the Swiss tax law concerning the tax treatment of the repayment of capital contributions enters into force. According to the new rules the repayment of capital contributions is exempt from Swiss income tax (if the shares are owned as private means) and Swiss withholding tax.
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