Taxes retained on behalf of the EU in 2015 amount to CHF 169,3 million

Press release, 01.07.2016

The gross revenue generated from the system of tax retention on interest payments made in Switzerland to EU taxpayers amounted to CHF 169,3 million for the tax year 2015. It was CHF 317 million in 2014.

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Patrick Teuscher, Head of Communication,
Federal Tax Administration FTA
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Federal Department of Finance