Tax hell or growth region Basel-Stadt? Check exactly what kinds of costs and expenses are awaiting you when you move. Important factors are 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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Taxes Basel-Stadt
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