The adhesive nature of domicile

Understanding domicile is an important element of estate planning for British expatriates. The rules are complex and catch many people out

Taxation in France – Expected reforms for investment assets

French taxation on investment assets may soon improve, if President Macron goes ahead with his promised tax reforms.

Record number of renounced inheritances in Spain

Why are 10% of people renouncing their inheritance in Spain? Set up an effective estate plan to protect your heirs from succession tax.

The financial benefits of living in Cyprus

There are many tax advantages to living in Cyprus: special rates for foreign pensions, an exemption for interest in many cases and no inheritance tax.

The UK general elections and Brexit

Brexit negotiations should start as planned in spite of the UK general election result. Expatriates’ rights are expected to be protected and tackled early.

What tax reforms can we expect under President Macron?

New French President Macron has promised significant tax cuts. In particular he pledged to reform wealth tax so it only applies to property.

What answers do Brits in France have, one year on from the Brexit vote?

A year on from the Brexit vote, do we know how it could affect taxation, investing, currencies and pensions for expatriates in France?

Income tax time in France

Now’s the time to submit French tax returns and review your tax planning to check you are benefiting from all available opportunities.

UK inheritance tax reforms

The residential nil rate band means you can pass more wealth to your family tax-free. It started on 6th April but the domicile reforms were put on hold.

Protect your wealth from tax in Cataluña

Reduce your tax bills. Know your income tax, capital gains tax, wealth tax and succession tax liabilities in Catalonia, Barcelona, Girona and Lleida.