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By registering your partnership, you and your partner take on mutual rights and obligations. The following provides an overview of the most important personal and financial consequences.
Your new civil status is recorded as ‘in a registered partnership’.
You and your partner are taxed jointly like a married couple. If you don’t live together, the canton usually decides on your place of residence for tax purposes.
When you or your partner dies, you have the same rights as a married couple.