David Hürlimann

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Practice Areas

Tax - covering Corporate and Individual Taxation, International Taxation Matters, VAT, Real Estate Taxes and Fiscal Offences Matters, including coordination of international Voluntary Disclosure and Legal Assistance matters.


Universities of Zurich and Geneva (lic. iur. 1998); Bar admission in 2001; Swiss Certified Tax Expert in 2004; Head Corporate Taxes at Sulzer Ltd. (publicly listed group); Partner at CMS since 2008; Head of Tax Practice Group in Zurich office.

Professional Memberships

Zurich and Swiss Bar Association; Swiss Institute of Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants; International Fiscal Association IFA.


David's most recent publications are: “Schweizer Verlage haben einen Wettbewerbsnachteil” from David Hürlimann in, 12/2018;

Switzerland Relaunches Corporate Income Tax Reform, Bloomberg BNA, Tax Planning International Review, 07/2017; Update on the Corporate Tax Reform III in Switzerland, Bloomberg BNA, Tax Planning International Review, 02/2017.


Languages: German, English and French.