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Old 28.04.2009, 12:58
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Re: Taxation for Foreigners... a curiosity

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I thought everyone on a B (or other non-C) permit was taxed at source, regardless of salary, and then if they earn more than 120k they have to still complete a tax return.
there is an option (not very often) when an employee can be exempted from the tax at source. this is very much on a personal basis with you, your commune and employer. your employer may need to 'guarantee' that you won't abscond before paying taxes. this is why it is not used very often! (c;


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I may have misunderstood - I haven't done a tax return yet - but I thought that tax at source was done by averaging the commune rates across the canton. We, for example, live in one of Vaud's lowest tax rate communes, so I'm hoping for a small rebate!
this is correct.
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