Liechtenstein
Source of information
Association of Liechtenstein Charitable Foundations
Definition

A foundation is a legally and economically independent special-purpose fund which is formed as a legal entity (juristic person) through the unilateral declaration of will of the founder

Number of foundations

​1,323 public-benefit foundations (2016) (Source: http://www.stifa.li/en )

Total expenditure

€ 220 Million (based on a survey of 280 public-benefit foundations in 2015)

More on the sector

Association of Liechtenstein Charitable Foundations

Further reading

http://www.efc.be/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Liechtenstein-2014.pdf

http://www.pwc.ch/en/publications/2016/Publikation_liechtenstein_common_benefit_foundation_201606_en.pdf