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Re: Net salary calculation in Geneva

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I'd live in VD and work in GE. I believe the taxes are much lower that way?
Probably not tbh - although rent would be much lower.
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Re: Net salary calculation in Geneva

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I'd live in VD and work in GE. I believe the taxes are much lower that way?
Marginally lower, not much. Difference will be negligible if you have to commute every day and pay transport (unless of course you pay hundreds less for your apartment, which is cheapoer in Vaud, smaller cities).
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Re: Net salary calculation in Geneva

Use this calculator, it is fairly accurate (maybe 150-300 CHF difference, depends on your commune in canton). https://www.lohncomputer.ch/ And maybe compare taxation in each commune and canton, even without moving far away, you can choose your place 2 streets further and pay hundreds of tax less each year. It really makes a difference https://taxjungle.ch/ch-en

I would however try to move to German part - taxes in Geneva are SICK, just plain sick for singles and people without children.
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Cool, thanks
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Re: Net salary calculation in Geneva

Whilst health insurance is obligatory, it isn't deducted at source, so your take home pay in Switzerland is differently structured from the take home pay in most other countries. Indeed once you have a permanent residence permit (C-permit), your tax won't be deducted at source either.
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