All posts by Anastasija Dojchinovska.

Can I recover my second pillar (LPP) before retirement?

Apart from at the time of retirement, we can claim our second pillar in three specific situations (sorry to disappoint, buying the brand-new iPhone is not one of them!).  First reason: I can recover my…

How to calculate cantonal et communal taxes in Geneva?

Calculating one’s taxes according to gross income is like peeling onions layer by layer. At the end, there is not much left and we shed a few tears along the way.  The advantage is that…

Financing my real estate purchase : individual funds to provide

Basically, a real estate purchase is made of individual funds, yours, and a mortgage loan, granted by the bank. For better understanding, I propose a small illustration to help you visualize a real estate purchase…