real estate

May foreigners acquire real estate in Switzerland?

By |September 30th, 2014|

May foreigners acquire real estate in Switzerland?
The “Federal Act on Acquisition of Real estate by Persons living abroad” restricts the acquisition of real estate in Switzerland by foreigners.

The acquisition

Succession in Switzerland – Last Will

By |September 30th, 2014|

The order of succession in Switzerland is determined by the Swiss Civil Code.
According to the general provisions of the Swiss International Private Law Act, Swiss courts or administrative authorities

Immigration of persons with no gainful activity in Switzerland

By |September 30th, 2014|

Is immigration to Switzerland still attractive to persons with no gainful activity in Switzerland?
Switzerland is an attractive country granting substantial tax benefits to immigrating foreigners.
The advantages of Switzerland include:

Can NRIs and foreign nationals buy, inherit or transfer Indian real estate?

By |May 14th, 2014|

Can NRIs and foreign nationals buy, inherit or transfer Indian real estate?
Considerations in Indian real estate purchases
Non-Resident Indians, Persons of Indian Origin, Foreign Nationals and Indian residents involved in