Reto Arnold

Partner, lic. oec. HSG, certified tax expert, DAS in VAT FH, certified financial analyst and asset manager, CIIA®
+41 44 298 88 36

Education and experience

After graduating from the University of St. Gallen as lic. oec. HSG, Reto Arnold worked as a tax advisor in international accounting and consulting firms, a large business law firm as well as in consulting firms specialized in tax consulting. Reto Arnold has been advising national and international clients on all aspects of Swiss and international tax law for more than 20 years. He is a certified tax expert and has additional qualifications in the field of value added tax (DAS in VAT FH) as well as in the field of finance (certified financial analyst and asset manager, CIIA®). Reto Arnold is a regular speaker at various continuing education events. He is also the author of various articles on national and international tax law.

Areas of expertise

General corporate tax law


Cross-border tax planning for Swiss and foreign groups including analysis of double taxation issues

Tax-optimised corporate structures and structural planning

Advice on new company set-ups

Tax advice on M&A transactions (preparation of tax-optimised sale and acquisition structures, planning, execution and monitoring of tax due diligence work; post-acquisition restructurings etc.)

Advice in connection with employee participation plans

Advice to high net worth individuals

VAT advice

Appeal procedure in tax matters