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Contact

Monbijoustrasse 10, 3001 Bern, Postfach 6921
Phone +41 (0)31 381 40 15
Fax +41 (0)31 382 10 01
arthur.gross@ksg-advo.ch

Arthur Gross

Swiss Certified Tax Expert

Arthur Gross is a partner at our firm since 2007. He is a Swiss certified tax expert and specialises in Bernese, intercantonal, Swiss and international tax law.

He has extensive experience in these fields, especially in international tax law, international administrative assistance and double taxation agreements.

Practice Areas

Tax law

  • Taxation of individuals
  • Social Securityand taxation
  • Corporate tax
  • International and intercantonal tax law
  • Administrative and court procedures in tax matters
  • Administrative assistance in tax matters
  • Inheritance and gift tax
  • Supplementary and penalty tax
  • Voluntary disclosure and declaration of tax liabilities

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French

Career

since 2007

  • Partner at Keller, Sutter & Gross
  • President of the Federal Remission Commission for the Direct Federal Tax
  • Member of the Federal Commission of Estimation, district 6 (Secretary)

1998-2006

Federal Department of Finance, Berne, deputy head of staff of the Federal Tax Administration; head of projects and task groups; Swiss delegate for IOTA (Intra-European Organisation of Tax Administrations, Budapest)

1992-98

Federal Tax Administration, Berne, Department of International Tax Law and Double Taxation; since 1994 responsible for Asia and the States of the former Soviet Union; Swiss delegate of the Committee on Fiscal Affairs of the OECD in Paris; member of Working Party 6

1988-91

Employed at Keller & Sutter

1984-88

Cantonal Tax Administration of Berne, legal department

1983-84

Baudepartement of the Canton of St. Gallen, legal department

Education

1966-70

Apprenticeship as precision mechanic

1971-74

Humboldtianum Berne, extra-occupational studies to obtain the Swiss baccalaureate (Maturität)

1976-83

Law studies at the University of Berne, bar admission in 1983

1987-90

Education as Swiss Certified Tax Expert

Memberships

  • Bernese Bar Association
  • Swiss Bar Association