Planning a tax-efficient return to the UK

British expatriates waiting to return to the UK after living overseas will benefit from carefully reviewing tax planning, residency, pension,…

Tax on UK pensions in Cyprus

How much Cyprus tax will you pay on your UK pensions and retirement savings?  If you’ve recently retired there or…

How UK pensions are taxed in Portugal

If you’re retiring to Portugal, how will your UK pensions be taxed there?  Other than government service pensions, your pension…

To QROPS or not to QROPS in France

Have you heard about the benefits of QROPS in France? You’ve come to the end of your working life and…

UK General Election – how the result could impact tax and pensions

With the UK General Election fast approaching, we look at the tax and pension elements contained in the Conservative and…

Capital gains tax – what British expatriates in France need to know

Capital gains tax impacts many people and UK nationals living in France need to follow both the French and UK…

It’s time to submit your income tax return in Portugal

The deadline for submitting income tax returns in Portugal is approaching on 30 June 2024. This marks the final date…

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…

Geopolitical risk – investing in an unpredictable world

Geopolitical risk has become an increasingly significant factor influencing global investment decisions. This article explores the complexities around the geopolitical…

Income tax return time in Spain

Have you submitted your income tax return in Spain?   You have until 1 July to declare the income and gains…

UK tax update for British expatriates in Europe

Following the UK spring budget in March and the start of the new tax year in April, we provide an…

Spain to end the golden visa – how does this impact UK nationals?

The Spanish government has announced its intention to end Spain’s golden visa.  Once ratified, non-EU nationals will no longer be…

Income tax in France – it’s income tax, but not as we know it

Income tax in France can be more complex than you might anticipate – for both residents and non-residents. From the…

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

For British expatriates living in Cyprus, weighing the decision to sell UK property involves considerations beyond mere investment, including future…

French income tax return – tax return portal opens for 2023 declarations

French income tax returns are due in May/early June 2024. Find out the deadlines, rates, and what French residents and…