Thomas Kaufmann

Thomas Kaufmann


Attorney at Law and Certified Tax Expert

Thomas Kaufmann’s legal and tax practice focuses on: national and international tax law, in particular related to corporate restructurings, reorganizations, mergers & acquisitions, transfer pricing, financing, employee incentive schemes, relocations, lump-sum taxation and succession planning for domestic and foreign persons (including private law matters); negotiations with tax authorities; tax rulings; tax assessment and appeal proceedings.


2018 Partner, Reichlin Hess AG
2016 President of the District Court Gersau (canton Schwyz)
2009 Partner BDO Ltd, Zurich (2016/2017 Head of Tax and Legal BDO Zurich and Head International Tax BDO Switzerland)
2002 Certified Tax Expert
2000 BDO Ltd, Zurich
1996 Federal Court of Taxation Lausanne
1995 University of Berne (attorney-at-law)


German, English, French

Rights of Audience / Registrations

All Swiss courts