Expat News Tagged 'Portugal'

Finnish Lawmakers Call For Termination Of Portuguese DTA

Finnish Lawmakers Call For Termination Of Portuguese DTA

By by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels, 13 April, 2018

The Finnish Government has proposed that parliament terminate the 1970 double tax agreement between Finland and Portugal so that Finland can tax the pensions of retired Finnish expats. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Finance | tax | pensions | double tax agreement (DTA) | Portugal | law | legislation | Finland | Expats | Europe

 

UK Buy-To-Let Property Investment Loses Its Allure

UK Buy-To-Let Property Investment Loses Its Allure

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 26 September, 2017

Maintaining property in the UK to rent it out is a less attractive prospect now, following the April 2016 introduction of a three percent stamp duty land tax surcharge on those acquiring second homes. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | tax | investment | Ireland | Malta | Netherlands | Portugal | Slovakia | United Kingdom | fees | stamp duty | Austria | France | Sweden | Croatia | Expats | Europe | Other

 

Finnish Expats In Portugal Face Higher Taxes

Finnish Expats In Portugal Face Higher Taxes

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 10 November, 2016

Finland will have "more possibilities" to tax Finnish pensioners living in Portugal under a recently revised bilateral double taxation avoidance treaty, the Finnish Government has said. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Finance | Treaties | tax | pensions | Portugal | tax incentives | Tax Treaties | tax authority | Finland | Expats | Pensions | Europe | Pensions | Tax

 

Finland, Portugal Agree Expat Pension Tax Deal

Finland, Portugal Agree Expat Pension Tax Deal

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

The Portuguese Government has finally agreed to sign an amended tax treaty with Finland that will allow the latter country to tax the pension income of retired Finns living in Portugal, concluding many years of negotiations on the matter. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | tax | pensions | Portugal | law | Finland | Expats | Europe

 

UK Pension Tax Changes Significant For Expats

UK Pension Tax Changes Significant For Expats

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 24 February, 2015

Major changes to the tax treatment of private pension lump sums will come into effect in April 2015 and may be especially relevant for those who want to use the cash to relocate abroad. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | tax | Malta | Portugal | retirement | United Kingdom | social security | Cyprus | individual income tax | Expats | Investment | Pensions | Invest | Lifestyle | Investment | Lifestyle | Pensions

 

UK Expats Lobby Government For Winter Fuel Allowance

UK Expats Lobby Government For Winter Fuel Allowance

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 04 February, 2015

British expats living in Central and Southern Europe are lobbying the UK Government to try to retain their Winter Fuel Payments, in light of plans to stop the allowance for pensioners living in warmer climates. Read full story »

Tags: Gibraltar | Malta | Portugal | United Kingdom | oil and gas | Cyprus | France | Greece | Spain | Expats | Welfare | Europe

 

Expat Funeral Provider Expands Presence In Spain

Expat Funeral Provider Expands Presence In Spain

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 30 January, 2015

Avalon, a company that offers pre-paid funeral plans for British expats in Europe, has opened a new office in the Almeria region of Spain. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Malta | Portugal | Cyprus | Spain | Turkey | Expat Services | Welfare | Europe

 

Belgian Tax Changes Hit Property Owners

Belgian Tax Changes Hit Property Owners

By Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels, 09 January, 2015

Belgium is no longer the most attractive location for owner-occupiers to buy, own, or sell real estate, according to a new report that reviewed the tax rules in 11 European countries. Read full story »

Tags: capital gains tax (CGT) | tax | Belgium | Ireland | Netherlands | Portugal | real-estate | Luxembourg | stamp duty | France | Germany | Italy | Spain | Sweden | tax breaks | individual income tax | Expats | Europe | Study | Tax

 

UK Expats Happiest In Australia

UK Expats Happiest In Australia

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 07 October, 2014

Australia remains the most popular destination for UK expats, according to a new quality of life survey from Natwest, a bank. Far East locations are growing in popularity, however, and fewer British expats report wanting to live in Europe. Read full story »

Tags: environment | Western Europe | tax | Portugal | Australia | China | Singapore | education | Hong Kong | Spain | Employment | Expats | Working Abroad | Welfare | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Lifestyle | Lifestyle | Working Abroad

 

Portuguese Golden Visa Entices Chinese Wealthy

Portuguese Golden Visa Entices Chinese Wealthy

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 25 August, 2014

Portugal's Golden Visa program has so far attracted more than 1,100 Chinese nationals to the country, and residence permits are being issued through the scheme at an increasing rate. Read full story »

Tags: investment | Portugal | China | Spain | Expats | Visas and Passports | Europe

 

 




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