Investing in the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden
Business location Appenzell I.Rh – innovative and competitive
With a qualified and loyal workforce, a low tax burden and low social security contributions, Appenzell I.Rh. offers companies excellent general conditions. A dedicated and straightforward economic development agency is also available to help companies with various challenges and provides support for company start-ups, expansions, innovation promotion, opening up new markets and succession planning.
Living and working
Appenzell I.Rh. offers a natural, idyllic landscape with a wide range of recreational opportunities and a high-quality range of affordable living space. A moderate tax burden, low healthcare costs and relatively low accommodation costs make the canton of Appenzell I.Rh. one of the most financially attractive places to live in Switzerland. Diverse job opportunities, good career prospects and reliable employers also offer a good environment and interesting jobs in the canton.
Finances and taxes
For years, the canton of Appenzell I.Rh. has been working successfully to create optimal location conditions with attractive and business-friendly fiscal legislation. Since 1992, the tax framework conditions and corresponding tax relief for companies and private individuals have continuously improved compared to other cantons. In addition, the canton's public finances are extremely sound and Appenzell I.Rh. has one of the lowest debt ratios.