The issue of inheritance is unpleasant for many people, which is why they occasionally neglect the estate planning or do not consider it at all. A timely and comprehensive planning of the estate by the testator of the family and relatives can save a lot of effort. In particular, if the inheritance of real estate or larger assets is to be clarified, a clearly defined estate distribution creates clarity and proactively prevents future conflict risks. Engel & Völkers Switzerland gives you an overview of Swiss inheritance laws in this article. Find out which aspects you should take into account in estate planning so that your inheritance can be shared in your interest.