Michel Howald

Senior Associate

Michel Howald is a Senior Associate on the Tax team. He provides advice to corporate and private clients in national and international tax matters.

Michel Howald has extensive experience in providing international fiduciary and tax advisory services. The main focus of his practice is advising individuals and legal entities with regard to tax planning and implementation, assisting with tax assessments and procedural matters, and advising on issues relating to business and financial management.

Michel Howald is a member of STEP, EXPERTsuisse and TREUHAND | SUISSE.

Practice Areas:



2018 Senior Associate at Wenger Plattner
2015 Tax Advisor at Künzli Sommer Frey AG (Künzli Kaufmann & Partner)
2013 Tax and Management Consultant at Zurtas Consulting AG
2008 Swiss Certified Tax Expert
2008 Advisor at Vistra Zürich AG (Centrapriv Zürich AG), an international fiduciary company
2007 Tax Advisor at Deloitte AG
2005 Swiss Certified Fiduciary Agent
2001 Advisor at Centrapriv Zürich AG, an international fiduciary company

Selected publications:

The Legal 500 Country Comparative Guides | Switzerland: Employee Incentives
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview of employee incentives laws and regulations applicable in Switzerland.


Michel Howald
Swiss Certified Tax Expert | TEP
Wenger Plattner
Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors Public Notaries
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Swiss Certified Tax Expert, Swiss Certified Fiduciary Agent, TEP


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