Cross-border tax evasion should be prevented with the help of the new global standard for the automatic exchange of information (AEOI). To date, around 100 countries, including all major financial centres and Switzerland, have declared their intention to adopt the standard.

Switzerland has signed an agreement for the introduction of the automatic exchange of information with the following partner states:

COUNTRYIN FORCE
AndorraJanuary 1, 2018
AnguillaJanuary 1, 2019
Antigua and Barbuda-
ArgentinaJanuary 1, 2018
Aruba-
AustraliaJanuary 1, 2017
AustriaJanuary 1, 2017
BahamasJanuary 1, 2019
BahrainJanuary 1, 2019
BarbadosJanuary 1, 2018
BelgiumJanuary 1, 2017
BelizeJanuary 1, 2018
BermudaJanuary 1, 2018
BonaireJanuary 1, 2019
BrazilJanuary 1, 2018
British Virgin IslandsJanuary 1, 2018
BulgariaJanuary 1, 2017
CanadaJanuary 1, 2017
Cayman IslandsJanuary 1, 2018
ChileJanuary 1, 2018
ChinaJanuary 1, 2018
ColombiaJanuary 1, 2018
Cook IslandsJanuary 1, 2018
Costa RicaJanuary 1, 2018
CroatiaJanuary 1, 2017
CuraçaoJanuary 1, 2018
CyprusJanuary 1, 2017
Czech RepublicJanuary 1, 2017
DenmarkJanuary 1, 2017
EstoniaJanuary 1, 2017
Feroey IslandsJanuary 1, 2018
FinlandJanuary 1, 2017
FranceJanuary 1, 2017
GermanyJanuary 1, 2017
GibraltarJanuary 1, 2017
Granada-
GreeceJanuary 1, 2017
GreenlandJanuary 1, 2018
GuernseyJanuary 1, 2017
HungaryJanuary 1, 2017
Hong KongJanuary 1, 2018
IcelandJanuary 1, 2017
IndiaJanuary 1, 2018
IndonesiaJanuary 1, 2018
IrelandJanuary 1, 2017
Isle of ManJanuary 1, 2017
IsraelJanuary 1, 2018
ItalyJanuary 1, 2017
JapanJanuary 1, 2017
JerseyJanuary 1, 2017
KoweitJanuary 1, 2019
LatviaJanuary 1, 2017
LiechtensteinJanuary 1, 2018
LithuaniaJanuary 1, 2017
LuxembourgJanuary 1, 2017
MalaysiaJanuary 1, 2018
MaltaJanuary 1, 2017
Marshall Islands-
MauritiusJanuary 1, 2018
MexicoJanuary 1, 2018
MonacoJanuary 1, 2018
MontserratJanuary 1, 2018
NauruJanuary 1, 2019
NetherlandsJanuary 1, 2017
New ZealandJanuary 1, 2018
NorwayJanuary 1, 2017
PanamaJanuary 1, 2019
PolandJanuary 1, 2017
PortugalJanuary 1, 2017
QatarJanuary 1, 2019
RomaniaJanuary 1, 2017
RussiaJanuary 1, 2018
SabaJanuary 1, 2019
Saint EustatiusJanuary 1, 2019
Saint LuciaJanuary 1, 2018
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesJanuary 1, 2018
San MarinoJanuary 1, 2018
Saudi ArabiaJanuary 1, 2018
SeychellesJanuary 1, 2018
SingaporeJanuary 1, 2018
Slovak RepublicJanuary 1, 2017
SloveniaJanuary 1, 2017
South AfricaJanuary 1, 2018
South KoreaJanuary 1, 2017
SpainJanuary 1, 2017
St. Kitts and NevisJanuary 1, 2018
SwedenJanuary 1, 2017
Turks CaicosJanuary 1, 2018
United Arab Emirates-
United KingdomJanuary 1, 2017
UruguayJanuary 1, 2018

Source: Swiss Confederation, State Secretariat for International Financial Matters SIF