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How Nat to pay TV taxes?

I don't watch TV and don't listen radio. Is there a way to not pay the TV taxes?
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Old 28.06.2020, 19:39
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Re: How Nat to pay TV taxes?

If you have ANY device capable of receiving TV transmissions, or own a device capable or receiving radio transmissions, you HAVE to pay the broadcast license. Such devices include computers, car radio, etc. It's nearly impossible not to pay the license. I suggest you just write it off, and consider it a "tax" in your head. You'll come to terms with it more easily than otherwise.
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Re: How Nat to pay TV taxes?

Since you can post on the internet you have to pay.

(unless you asked the neighbours if you could borrow their computer/internet to be able to post this...)
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Old 28.06.2020, 20:24
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I don't watch TV and don't listen radio. Is there a way to not pay the TV taxes?
It does not matter you watch or listen to, it is a case of having a device capable of receiving the content....
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Old 28.06.2020, 20:28
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It does not matter you watch or listen to, it is a case of having a device capable of receiving the content....
I believe it also has to be connected or a connection available.
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Re: How Nat to pay TV taxes?

You either have to be poor, disabled, or have diplomatic immunity to be exempt.

Here the relevant law in English:
https://www.admin.ch/opc/en/classifi...l#id-ni11-ni13
and here the ordinance also in English
https://www.admin.ch/opc/en/classifi...ndex.html#id-4
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I believe it also has to be connected or a connection available.
Computer yes, television no.

(you already have to pay if you have a radio in your car.)

And as of 2024 it does not even matter if you have equipment or not.
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