An introduction to taxes in Portugal

Taxes in Portugal are much kinder than in some other parts of Europe and a big incentive to UK nationals…

How does the France / UK double tax treaty on inheritances affect you?

France and the UK have a double tax treaty in place that can affect the way in which your successors…

Buying property in Spain? 6 tax issues you need to be aware of

Are you considering owning property in Spain? When weighing up the cost of a property, besides considering the asking price…

Does your legacy planning in Portugal provide control and certainty?

Careful legacy planning in Portugal becomes important when you move there. Ensure your estate planning is up to date and…

UK inheritance tax and domicile – what you need to know today

UK inheritance tax follows you around the world since it’s based on domicile, not residence. You could live abroad long…

Succession law and tax in France – how is your family affected?

Succession law in France works very different to what you may be familiar with in the UK and imposes forced…

Estate planning in Portugal – ensuring a tax-efficient legacy for your family

Estate planning in Portugal differs from handling affairs in the UK. Portugal’s enforcement of forced heirship can potentially challenge the…

The tax benefits of living in Cyprus

The tax benefits of Cyprus, along with its exceptionally beautiful landscape, warm sunny climate and rich culture, have the island…

Inheritance tax in the Canary Islands. How does it affect your family?

If you live in Spain, and intend to remain there for the foreseeable future, you need to be prepared for…

Andalucía’s succession planning benefits

There are so many benefits to living in Southern Spain, but, as with anywhere, there are both pros and cons.…

Estate planning for UK nationals in Spain

It’s important for UK nationals to review their estate planning and wills once they are living in Spain. You need…

Why you need to know where you are domiciled

Where you are domiciled has a substantial effect on your estate planning, as it determines whether or not your worldwide…

UK inheritance tax collection reaches £6 billion – will your family be affected?

The UK inheritance tax (IHT) haul continues to set new records as it rakes in £6bn for 2021. This 19%…