Tax Freedom Day

21.05.23 on Riviera Radio

Blevins Franks Senior Partner, Rob Kay, discusses ‘Tax Freedom Day‘, a mathematical concept that defines the date on which an employee has earned enough to pay off all taxes for the year. It also identifies the average “real tax rate” for typical workers in each country.

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  • What is Tax Freedom Day, and who calculates it?
  • Which countries in Europe have the highest and lowest tax burden?
  • Where does France stand in the 2023 list?
  • When is the UK’s Tax Freedom Day?
  • What can French resident expatriates do to reduce the tax burden on wealth, investments and pensions?

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