Short questions and answers about micro tax
Question 1: What is the micro tax?
Question 2: On what and how will this tax be levied?
Question 3: Which taxes would be replaced?
Question 4: What is the current volume of electronic transactions in Switzerland?
Question 5: Will this tax affect the volume of electronic transactions?
Question 6: What are the advantages for the Swiss population and SME?
Question 7: What would be its impact on banks?
Question 8: Why introduce such a tax today?
Question 9: To what extent is it relevant for the digitization of the economy?
Question 10: To what extent is the tax relevant to the climate challenge?
Question 11: Does this initiative have a political origin?
Question 12: Can Switzerland introduce the micro tax on its own?
Question 13: Is the micro tax different from the Tobin tax?
Question 14: Would this tax also apply to multinational companies?
Question 15: Aren't you worried that the Swiss banks would thereby shift their activities?