Contributions and subsidies

In respect of the assessment year 2016, the 1,620 registered benefit schemes paid contributions in the year 2017 for subsidy benefits amounting to 118 million CHF. These contributions contrast with subsidies paid out in the amount of 143,9 million CHF representing a steep increase on the previous year. In the insolvency area, contributions amounting to 38,8 million CHF contrasted with benefits of 63 million CHF.