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CONTRACT LANGUAGES German / French / English

PAYROLL TAX 8.17% – 23.50%


TIME TO HIRE 24 hours

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    Remote work in Switzerland – Overview

    Switzerland is a fantastic country for remote working. It has a stable political and economic environment, with excellent infrastructure that makes it easier to work remotely with reliable internet connections and efficient transportation. Many Swiss companies have embraced remote working, and the government has also introduced policies that support remote work, including flexible working hours and the ability to work from home.

    Remote work in Switzerland – Laws & Regulations

    Only those who have a valid working permit or rights can work remotely in Switzerland. This means that whether an employee works for a foreign company or a Swiss company they must pay the mandated social taxes when living in Switzerland. The federal government has also stipulated that employers are under no obligation to contribute to a remote home workstation or must make payments for equipment.

    Hiring in Switzerland, Made Easy

    Your business can easily hire employees in Switzerland without opening a local entity. We handle local employment law, complex tax regulations, and international payroll in 180+ countries worldwide. All you need to do is focus on your business.


    Switzerland is a great country for remote working. Overall, it offers a combination of stability, infrastructure, talent, and quality of life. With the trend of remote work increasing around the world, Switzerland is well-positioned to attract remote workers and support the growth of its digital economy.

    Employers must have a legal entity or work with a Global PEO/EOR to hire remote workers in Switzerland. Horizons can help you source and hire top talent in Switzerland.

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