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Expat Entrepreneur Spotlight: Claire Corbett

Continuing in our Expat Entrepreneur series meet Claire Corbett, a well-traveled Irish femmetrepreneur who, after having already started and sold a successful business in the UK, is bringing her wits and wisdom to the Swiss startup scene.

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How to Freelance in Switzerland: VAT Registration

If your business will generate more than CHF 100’000 per year, registration with VAT is mandatory. Find out about the two possible ways to file your VAT returns and how to easily register your company with the Federal Tax Administration.

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Expat Entrepreneur Spotlight: Fiona Flintham

Fiona Flintham, a Brit with wit, grit and wicked marketing skills to boot is kicking-off the “Expat Entrepreneur Spotlight” blog series, in which you’ll meet some of the courageous start-uppers and learn how they dealt with the struggles they faced and how they overcame them.

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How to Freelance in Switzerland: Company Registration

If your Sole Proprietorship business will make less than CHF 100’000 per year, a registration with your local Commercial Registry is not mandatory. Depending on your area of business, registering might benefit your company, however. So we check out the registration process and costs.

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I am a multilingual business executive, communications professional and writer with 20+ years of experience in operations and project management in various roles and industries.

Through the SSBB workshops and blog I help expat entrepreneurs plan, start, register and run their (small) business in the Switzerland.