Danielle Hostettler is a Counsel in our Taxation Group in Geneva. Danielle's practice involves all aspects of Swiss and international tax law for both private and institutional clients.



  • Advising clients on executive compensation, national and international tax planning, stock options plans taxation and valuation of company's shares, as well as lump sum taxation
  • Providing tax advice to private clients becoming Swiss residents
  • Advising on tax compliance issues for employees of a large US-based multinational setting up a subsidiary in Switzerland
  • Negotiating with the Swiss Tax Authorities on taxation of benefits deriving from shares and stock options plans
  • Advising a US non-governmental association on Swiss the tax exemption procedures
  • Advising private clients on lump sum taxation issues
  • Advising Swiss and non-Swiss residents on tax regularization and compliance matters


Professional Experience
Counsel at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate in a leading tax firm in Geneva
Education and Admission
Postgraduate degree in Management, Organization and Communication, Neuchâtel Management School
Bar Admission in Switzerland
lic. iur., University of Geneva
Additional Professional Activities
  • Contributed to several publications, writing on the Swiss aspects of international tax issues

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