Starting work and taxes
In certain cases, foreign nationals wishing to work in Switzerland require a work permit. "beco" offers detailed information on issues pertaining to labour law. Relevant forms are available on the internet.
Following registration at the resident's registration offices, registration at the tax office is automatic. Basically, foreign nationals without a residence permit (permit C) are subject to tax deducted at source. More detailed explanations and information about exceptions are available from: