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Sample chart of accounts OTG

The annotated model chart of accounts of the umbrella organizations of the non-profit housing sector was developed in cooperation with Ostschweizerische Treuhand Zürich AG and the Federal Office of Housing BWO. It is intended to help the non-profit housing developers for an optimal accounting

Handout wbgzh

On August 30, around 30 finance managers from various cooperatives met to exchange experiences on the topic of finance. The speaker was Markus Harsch from Ostschweizerische Treuhand Zürich AG.

Topics: Property valuation from a tax perspective, depreciation options, own contributions, tax-allowable reserves, renewal funds.

The fact that the topic is not just dry matter was also shown by the fact that the participants engaged in lively discussions, gave feedback and also raised and answered questions among themselves. The handout can be downloaded here; Markus Harsch will be happy to provide additional information, markus.harsch@otgzh.ch.

Federal Council in favor of refund of withholding tax even if tax return is incomplete

Bern, 28.03.2018 - Withholding tax is to be refunded even if the income was negligently not declared in the tax return. This was decided by the Federal Council at its meeting on 28 March 2018 and the dispatch to parliament was adopted.