Corporate fee for radio and tv

Here companies can find everything about the fee for radio and television in Switzerland, from the conditions for the company levy obligation, tariffs, tariff groups to the RTV bill and exemption from the Radio TV company levy.

As English is not one of Switzerland's official languages, only the most important information concerning the Administration is translated into English. This translation is provided for information purposes only and has no legal force. Please refer to the GermanFrench or Italian original version.

Frequent requests about the corporate fee for radio and TV

What ist the corporate fee for radio and television?

Since 1 January 2019, the new device-independent fee for radio and TV has been levied on households and businesses.

It replaces the receiver-dependent levy, which expired at the end of 2018. Companies subject to VAT in Switzerland (with their registered office, place of residence or permanent establishment in Switzerland) with a worldwide turnover of at least CHF 500 000 are subject to the radio and TV levy. They automatically receive an annual invoice from the Federal Tax Administration.

Further information on the radio and TV levy can be found on the following pages.

Questions & answers about the corporate fee for radio and television



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Contact by phone (German)

from Monday to Friday
08.30 - 11.30 / 13.30 - 16.30

Federal Tax Administration FTA
Main Division VAT
Schwarztorstrasse 50
3003 Berne

Last modification 19.11.2021

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