Pension payment

 

Benefits are paid monthly in Swiss francs into a personal bank account in Switzerland.

PENSION PAYMENT DATES IN 2020

Tuesday, 7 January

Friday, 7 February

Friday, 6 March

Tuesday, 7 April

Thursday, 7 May

Monday, 8 June

Tuesday, 7 July

Friday, 7 August

Monday, 7 September

Wednesday, 7 October

Friday, 6 November

Monday, 7 December

Taxes

Pensions and other benefits are taxable under the conditions defined in the national fiscal legislation applicable to the person concerned.  
 

FAQ

Can my pension be paid in a country other than Switzerland?

No, benefits are paid monthly in Swiss francs into a personal bank account in Switzerland.

When is my pension paid?

Pensions are paid monthly, in advance, between 6 and 8 of the month.

Do I receive a monthly statement of my benefits?

No, there is no monthly pay notification; however, every January, beneficiaries receive a monthly breakdown valid for the entire year. If the beneficiary’s personal situation changes, an updated monthly breakdown will be sent.

Where can I find the Swiss franc/Euro exchange rate used in my declaration of income?

The exchange rate is published by the tax office in April and communicated in the CERN Bulletin.