Legalixa Law Firm is a full service Turkish Immigration Law Firm with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in Istanbul, Turkey. Our Turkish citizenship attorneys are ready to assist you to file for Switzerland Residence Permit Program. Our Turkish citizenship lawyers represent our clients from application until they get their Turkish Passport. Our Turkish immigration lawyers also represent our clients in other immigration law issues including; extending resident and work permits, application for Turkish citizenship, filing a law suit to cancel any objections.
Switzerland Residence Permit Program
Switzerland is one of the financially safe countries in Europe with progressed environment and living standards as well as transportation, education, health care and financing services provide residence permit and citizenship opportunities to the foreign investors contributing significantly to the country’s economy under certain conditions.
Switzerland Residence Permit Program and Citizenship
Switzerland, where the best cities to live in the world are located such as Zürich and Bern, attracts numerous investors’ interest with its high living standards, financial conditions as well as low tax rates and also natural beauties. As a member of many international organizations such as World Trade Organization and World Health Organization, Switzerland has signed significant bilateral agreements with the European Union. Although Switzerland is not a member of the European Union, foreigners having residence permit in Switzerland are entitled to travel visa free to Schengen countries.
The conditions of residence permit in Switzerland may vary for the EU/EFTA citizens and non-EU/EFTA citizens. For application of EU/EFTA citizens, an employment agreement with an employer in Switzerland shall be submitted or in case the applicant will be self-employed in Switzerland. In the event that the applicant does not intend to have a gainful occupation in Switzerland, he/she will be obligated to prove that he/she has sufficient income to cover the costs of living.
Non-EU/EFTA citizens are subject to different conditions. Firstly, the applicant shall pay a certain net annual tax amount in Switzerland. In the event that he/she is not self-employed, his/her employer in Switzerland shall prove that he/she is indispensable for a specific function in the company and that no other suitable candidate can be found within the Swiss and European labor markets.
In case the applicant establishes his/her business in Switzerland, creation of a new business where local employers can be employed is required and export and tax income in Switzerland shall also be provided. Annual tax amounts may vary; recently this amount is approximately CHF 1 Million.
Apart from investment requirements mentioned above, the applicant shall be over 18 years old, he/she shall have no criminal records, be of good character and pay the application fee.
After a residence in Switzerland for at least 12 years, the resident(s) may apply for citizenship within the frame of laws of the related Canton.
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Since its foundation in 1992, Legalixa Turkish Law Firm has been the choice of numerous clients in Istanbul, Turkey. Thanks to its nationally recognized Turkish immigration law practice, our firm is now one of the leading immigration law firms in Istanbul, Turkey. You may reach our Turkish immigration lawyers for Switzerland Residence Permit Program by sending an email or through Contact page.