Appenzell Ausserrhoden

How cheap can one live in the canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden? Before moving, check here for important information on taxes, rent, property prices as well as health insurance premiums and premium reductions.

Immigrants pay taxes that are deducted monthly directly from their salaries. This so-called withholding tax is regulated on a cantonal basis and can vary from year to year.

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List of municipalities

Road Traffic Licensing Department

Registration of vehicle
Motor vehicle check (MFK)
Car index


Tax administration canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden
Forms and guidelines

Premium reduction

Address Telephone Telefax Internet/
Ausgleichskasse des Kantons Appenzell AR
Kasernenstrasse 4
P.O. Box 1047
9102 Herisau 2
071 354 51 51 071 354 51 52 E-mail