International Wealth Structuring
Emigrating involves various consequences that are certainly not desired by everyone. In practice, Van Lanschot has often experienced that Switzerland is the logical point of culmination for international corporate capital structures. This means the following: you relocate a company to another country, often with lower tax rates.
After having sold your business , a company with purely liquid assets which will be invested, remains. In order to minimize tax burden on investment returns, moving abroad is often a favourable solution. The company's investable assets are excellently managed in Switzerland. Conditions are attached to such business transactions: It is a delicate process full of pitfalls that calls for professional expertise, attention and good assistance. Van Lanschot has a lot of experience with such projects.
Next to the relocation of a company, there is also an alternative that was introduced a few years ago by the Dutch legislator: the exempt investment institution (VBI). VBI investable assets are also manageable from Switzerland; we are experienced with the specific conditions attached to the VBI