PHILANTHROPY

Reliance assists international charitable organisations and private individuals with their philanthropic objectives. Together with experts in the field, Reliance sets up and administers charitable trusts and Swiss charitable foundations.


There are more than 13‘000 charitable foundations registered in Switzerland and approximately 350 private and public charitable foundations are created each year. Reliance administers a number of them and (amongst other) organises registrations with tax effective cross-border donation networks such as Transnational Giving Europe and the King Baudouin Foundation United States. 


Our services include: 

Setup of the structure

Assistance with obtaining tax exemptions

Registration to international networks for tax effective cross-boarders donations

Member of foundation council
& Secretary

Domiciliation
& Dedicated office space

HR Administration, Payroll & Staffing 

Administration

Correspondence and reporting to the supervision authority

Donation reports (source of incoming funds)
& Gift certificates

Accounting

Tax declaration

VAT declaration (if applicable)

Audit support

KYC & Compliance (FATCA, CRS, DAC-6 and others) 

Legal support