UK autumn budget 2022

Having taken the decision to scrap the previous mini budget released in September, Chancellor of the Exchequer Jeremy Hunt released…

Spain’s 2023 budget and tax plans

Spain’s 2023 budget – both the state and autonomous community regional governments have been busy planning their budgets for next…

Portuguese Draft State Budget 2023

Portuguese finance minister, Fernando Medina, delivered his Draft State Budget for 2023 on 10 October. In terms of taxation, the…

Investing principles for your retirement in Spain

Thinking of investing for your retirement in Spain? We look at some of the principles and strategies you can take…

The UK tax residence test and expatriates – are you sure you have escaped UK taxation?

The UK statutory residence test determines whether individuals are resident in the UK for tax purposes. It can continue to…

Events leading up to the UK autumn budget 2022

On 23 September, Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng released the UK autumn budget outlining several tax cuts – he has since been…

4 key benefits of effective tax planning

As well as a lower tax bill for you and your heirs, strategic, effective tax planning can help provide estate…

French 2023 budget and tax update

The French government published its 2023 budget, projet de loi de finances, on 26 September.  This now has to pass…

Spain’s proposed new ‘solidarity tax on large fortunes’

The Spanish government has announced plans to impose a new, temporary, ‘solidarity tax on large fortunes’. If approved at a…

An introduction to taxes in Portugal

Taxes in Portugal are much kinder than in some other parts of Europe and a big incentive to UK nationals…

Andalucía scraps wealth tax

The Andalusian government has approved a 100% relief on wealth tax – reducing the tax liability to zero. This continues…

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…

Reduce your tax liabilities in Spain with effective planning

Tax liabilities in Spain needn’t be a cause of worry if you are planning to move or already living there.…

Portugal’s non-habitual residence (NHR) regime – 10 years of tax benefits

Portugal’s non-habitual residence regime offers new residents very attractive tax advantages.

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…

Essential steps to take before and after retiring to France

Retiring to France can present a long list of jobs to get through in the process. While there are immediate…