Capital gains tax in France and the UK

Capital Gains Tax, France, Tax Planning
03.03.24 on Riviera Radio

Have the changes to the UK’s capital gains tax rules changed the landscape? How do recent tax changes in both the UK and France affect the amount of capital gains tax we pay on the sale of assets. Blevins Franks advisers, Rob Kay and Tom Marron, tackle some of the more commonly asked questions surrounding this issue.

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  • Have changes to capital gains tax in the UK changed the landscape in France?
  • What are the capital gains tax rules on French property?
  • Do the UK rules on capital gains for property affect French residents?
  • Does having an Assurance-Vie help with capital gains tax?


Tax rates, scope and reliefs may change. Any statements concerning taxation are based upon our understanding of current taxation laws and practices which are subject to change. Tax information has been summarised; individuals should seek personalised advice.