LEXPAT is a group of consultants who offer the full range of legal, tax and accounting services to the expatriate community living and working in Basel.

We have extensive experience in representing and advising expatriates based in the Basel area. Our lawyers are admitted to the Basel Bar and can assist clients in dealing with various administrative and legal issues they may face, such as contractual matters, family issues, administrative law, or dispute resolution.

Our broad network of experts empowers us to offer you the full range of support during your stay in Switzerland.

Our consultants are specialized in advising U.S. citizens living in Switzerland with regard to U.S. taxation issues and the preparation of U.S. tax returns.

Additionally, our professional team of tax advisors can prepare your Swiss tax returns or negotiate a tax ruling for you with the competent authorities.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide the best counsel, advocacy and personal service for expatriates living in Basel. We are committed to supporting our clients unique situation and offering tailor-made solutions.

The ideal place for me is the one in which it is most natural to live as a foreigner.
— Italo Calvino