The tax treatment of cryptocurrencies raises some questions. Do profits from trading with Bitcoin & co. have to be taxed in Switzerland? Are there any taxes on profits from mining, trading, master nodes and airdops etc.? Are there trades that remain tax-free in Switzerland? What calculation methods are permitted in Switzerland?
On this information page you will find answers to the taxation of cryptocurrencies in Switzerland. The most important cantons with regard to cryptocurrencies were selected for this purpose.
Each canton publishes its own regulations regarding cryptocurrencies and taxes. Tax rates vary from one canton to another canton. At the cantonal tax level, the cantons are free to set their own tax rates. We have information on the taxation of cryptocurrencies in the cantons of Zurich, Berne, Lucerne, Zug and Basel.