How cheaply can one live in the bilingual canton of Fribourg? Taxes are not the only important issue. Rent for flats in Fribourg are very low priced. It is important to also include health insurance premiums and premium reductions into the calculation of costs at a place of residence.

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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