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…

Buying and selling property in France – frequently asked questions

Are you thinking of buying or selling property in France? Have you been made aware of the process, the tax…

Capital gains tax in Cyprus – an attractive tax regime

Cyprus capital gains tax is only charged on the sale of Cyprus property. Gains from shares and the sale of…

French social charges – what you need to know in 2022

French social charges are additional to income tax, and are applied to employment, pension, and investment income. Has anything changed…

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…

Modelo 720 – the new, improved penalty regime

The Modelo 720 penalty regime has been amended to much more acceptable levels following a ruling by the European Court…

Downsizing your property – is it time?

Downsizing your property can bring various financial benefits. With careful planning, you could unlock retirement funds and potentially tax-efficient income,…

Valuing property for tax purposes – Spain’s new reference value of the cadastre

A property’s value plays a key role in determining various tax liabilities, particularly wealth tax, transfer tax, stamp duty, and…

How much capital gains tax will you pay in Portugal?

If you are resident in Portugal, you will be liable for Portuguese capital gains tax when you sell a property…

How is income from UK assets taxed in France?

How is income sourced from the UK taxed in France, and is it tax-efficient for UK expatriates to keep hold…

A year on from Brexit – what has changed for UK nationals in Portugal?

Portugal – a year after Brexit. What changes have we seen in the last 12 months that could affect British…

Buying Portuguese property? Six tax implications to be aware of

What should you consider before buying a Portuguese property to limit exposure to capital gains, wealth and inheritance taxes?

Living in Cyprus and thinking of selling your UK property? Weigh up the pros and cons

We’ve been getting enquiries from expatriates living in Cyprus who are thinking of selling their UK property. What are the…

Look beyond property to unlock investment potential

Property is a solid, reliable investment that holds its value, right? For many people, investing in bricks and mortar by…