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Taxation in France | Memorandum concerning the annual internal taxation certificate and the declaration of income for 2012

You are reminded that the Organization levies an internal tax on the financial and family benefits it pays to the members of the personnel (see Chapter V, Section 2 of the Staff Rules and Regulations) and that the members of the personnel are exempt from external taxation on salaries and emoluments paid by CERN. >>

Tax declaration: for the attention of members of the personnel and pensioners living in France

Exchange rate for 2012 For 2012, the average annual exchange rate is EUR 0.83 for CHF 1. >>

Gate E to the Meyrin site - Reminder

International agreements have been concluded between CERN, Switzerland and France concerning Gate E («Charles de Gaulle Gate») aimed at reducing congestion at the Prévessin–RN84 and Route de Meyrin customs posts. >>

News Articles

Keeping the LHC in power  
New awards for CERN science  
LS1 Report: It's summer in the tunnel  
A breath of fresh air!  
Volunteers: the key that opens the doors for the Open Days  
CERN in "Nature"  
State-of-the-art technology for an extended computing centre  
Stay Fit - Have Fun - Bike To Work  
CAS Accelerator Physics held in Erice, Italy  
Jekyll or Hyde? Better browse securely  

Training and Development

Technical training: places available  
Safety Training: places available in May 2013  


Incivility on the road: this may also affect you!  


CERN Computing Colloquium | Scientific Databases at Scale and SciDB | 27 May  
Student Concert | Learning Classical Music Club | 15 June  
Children's Concert | Learning Classical Music Club | 15 June  
Academic Training Lecture | The Nuclear Physics Programme at CERN (1/3) | 29 May  
CERN Computing Colloquium | Hidden in the Clouds: New Ideas in Cloud Computing | 30 May  
Academic Training Lecture | The Nuclear Physics Programme at CERN (2/3) | 30 May  
Academic Training Lecture | The Nuclear Physics Programme at CERN (3/3) | 31 May  
Université de Genève | Séminaire de physique corpusculaire | 29 May  
CERN Recital | 28 May  
Globe Event | Lecture by Cédric Villani | 21 May  
Conference | From Newton to Hawking and beyond | 28 May  

Staff Association

L’excellence : impossible sans un personnel stable et expérimenté  
A new childcare  
Education et Libération  
Yoga Club