Starting a business in Switzerland – Company Creation and advice

Company creation in Switzerland – Start your Swiss company (LLC or Inc)

Starting your Swiss business : LLC, Corporation or Sole Proprietorship

Are you looking to create a company in Switzerland (limited liability company (LLC) or corporation (SA)), or become self-employed or freelance in Switzerland? Do you need help and advice?

Our accounting firm Karpeo, located in Geneva, offers tailored support through the various steps of this creation process.

Setting up an LLC or a Corporation in Switzerland

Whether you want to create an LLC or a Corporation, the creation cost is the same and includes notary fees!

If you want to apply to become self-employed, we offer packages starting from 490 CHF (or approximately 588 USD), or 990 CHF (approximately 1,188 USD) if you prefer not to have us manage your accounting. Whether your business is in Geneva or Lausanne, the price is the same.

The creation of your company is simple and fast: we guide you step by step.

From choosing the legal form to drafting the constitutive acts: our teams answer each of your questions and offer sessions of advice on starting businesses!

Opening your LLC in Switzerland: trust Karpeo

There are many things to know when starting out:

Do you have other questions? Throughout the process, you are accompanied by a certified accountant.

Our Swiss CPAs will help you with:

  • Choosing the legal structure best suited to your needs: Sole Proprietorship (RI), Limited Liability Company (LLC), or Corporation (SA)
  • Opening an escrow account with a Swiss bank
  • Advising you on registrations for tax, VAT, social insurance and other insurances

Starting your business in Switzerland with Karpeo

Opening a company with Karpeo is simple and fast.

Once you have made your request, one of our team members will call you to discuss your needs and begin the business creation process.

Questions about share capital, turnover for VAT liability, or administrative procedures? We are here to enlighten you.

Our notary will take care of all the documents and formalities, and you will just have to be guided until the announcement of the registration in the Trade Register.

With Karpeo, you will quickly become a successful entrepreneur!

Hundreds of entrepreneurs have trusted us to bring their entrepreneurial project to life in Switzerland, so why not you?

Why you should trust Karpeo for opening your company in Switzerland?

  • A team of certified accountants who can answer all your questions and provide tailored advice
  • Responsiveness, simplicity, and confidentiality are our guiding principles
  • Your satisfaction is our only goal: the creation of your company is no exception
  • Unbeatable price: 490 CHF, including notary fees


Have you started your business and want to improve its management with standard contracts to help in daily operations?

Our team also can assist you in drafting your business plan, finding financial aid, or creating contract templates.

 Karpeo Blog: Everything you need to know about starting businesses in Switzerland