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Old February 3rd, 2010 #48
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...the canton of Obwalden formerly had one of the higher tax rates, but to compete brought it down to a flat 10% – though cantons Zug and Schwyz are better known for their low taxes. In the south, cantons Vaud, Geneva and the Italian-speaking Ticino are currently lowest...
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...Im Ranking nehmen sechs Kantone europaweit die Spitzenposition ein. Die Kantone Appenzell Ausserrhoden und Obwalden besteuern dabei Unternehmen besonders niedrig. Es folgen die Kantone Schwyz, Nidwalden, Zug und Schaffhausen. Weltweit ist die effektive Steuerbelastung nur in Hongkong geringer als in diesen Kantonen...
...Six cantons rank highest, in Europe (lowest taxes). The cantons Appenzell Ausserrhoden and Obwalden tax businesses especially low. Cantons Schwyz, Nidwalden, Zug and Schaffhausen follow. Worldwide, Hong Kong has a bottom line lower rate than all of the aforementioned cantons...

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...Besonders stark belasten die USA ihre Unternehmen...
...The USA taxes business especially severe...
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...Obwohl Deutschland die stärkste Reduktion der Steuern vorgenommen hat, bleibt unser Nachbarland weiterhin auf einem der hinteren Ränge...
...Although, Germany reduced tax on business most dramatically, she remains at the bottom end of our ranking...
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