Owning Spanish property through a company – times have changed

If you’re thinking of using a company to own Spanish property, understand the consequences as the tax rules have changed…

How much will a UK property cost you in taxes?

British expatriates with UK property need to be aware of all tax costs, including stamp duty, non-resident capital gains tax…

The new UK tax year: What has and hasn’t changed?

How might the new UK tax year affect British expatriates regarding personal tax, savings, pensions, inheritance tax and UK property?

What owning a slice of Portugal will cost you in tax

Get to know the full cost of owning Portuguese property, from stamp duty, local rates, wealth tax and tax on…

Owning Portuguese property through a company

Expatriates with corporate-owned Portuguese property may face higher capital gains and wealth taxes after recent rule changes.

Is it still worth owning buy-to-let property in the UK?

With recent changes increasing the tax burden for landlords and property investors, is it time to rethink owning UK buy-to-let…

Home bias vs. diversification: Some home truths about investing

We explore the implications of concentrating on property and UK-based investments and why diversification is so important when investing.

Investing in UK property: Three common myths busted

Is bricks and mortar really a safe, reliable investment? We explore how investing in UK property fares as an option…

Capital gains tax on selling property and shares in Spain

How much is capital gains tax in Spain, for residents and for non-residents? Can you benefit from allowances?

Downsizing in Portugal needn’t mean short-changing your heirs

It’s possible to scale-down the size of your Portugal property to secure a comfortable retirement and still leave a lasting…

Is 2017 the year of higher taxes for property owners in Portugal?

If you own property or are thinking about buying a home in Portugal, you could be affected by new tax…