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Customs

Switzerland has done away with the systematic control of passports at border points, but customs requirements are still in effect.

Becoming a citizen

Swiss citizenship laws have undergone dramatic changes in the past 20 years.

Retiring to Switzerland

Low taxes, beautiful scenery, excellent health care: these are just a few of the reasons people come to Switzerland to retire.