Switzerland and France clarify several unresolved application issues regarding exchange of tax data

Bern, 12.07.2017 - Switzerland and France have reiterated their commitment to effective cooperation in the area of taxes. Cooperation of this nature is geared to the OECD standard and complies with the obligations in the bilateral agreement which had been adjusted in line with the additional agreements in 2009 and 2014.

The competent authorities of both countries have been able to find answers to outstanding application issues and several which had emerged in recent months and have been successful in agreeing on joint solutions. They are now in a position to pursue the exchange of information upon request in all pending and future cases effectively and in compliance with the applicable legal provisions.

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Patrick Teuscher, Head of Communications, Federal Tax Administration FTA
Tel. +41 58 464 90 00, media@estv.admin.ch


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