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Investment income taxation France 2018

Investment Income Taxation France 2018

Investment income taxation France 2018 As of January 2018 tax residents of France are no longer required to pay French Wealth Tax on savings and investments.  Additionally, there is a new tax rate on investment income benefits.  Below I have identified the main changes for those expatriates resident in France. Income Tax No new changes […]

Solvay

Solvay restructuring – is your pension secure?

Just recently on 29th March 2018, the speciality chemicals group known as Solvay announced preparing to shed at least 600 jobs in its ongoing efforts to restructure the company. The company has approximately 24,500 employees spread across 61 countries worldwide, and said that the majority of these job losses would be in France, Portugal and […]

French expats

French Expats in Asia

French expats requiring top class, tax efficient savings and independent financial planning advice are now one of the largest demographic groups in a few parts of Asia. It may come as a surprise to many people that in certain parts of Asia, where previously the majority of expats were British this is no longer the […]

French Wealth Tax

French Wealth Tax 2018

French Wealth Tax 2018 Since January 1st 2018 the new changes to French Wealth tax are now are in force. Macron is slowly trying to modernise the country’s stance on business and investment. Consequently the current laws are indeed more in line with this view. As a result French Wealth Tax Impôt sur la Fortune […]

Riviera Radio

Riviera Radio

Riviera radio is the only English language radio on the riviera. Broadcasting from Monaco to Nice, Antibes, Cannes, all the way to St.Tropez and back down to San Remo in Italy, the radio station brings in 200,000 listeners. With a typical audience of High Net Worth individuals aged over forty the station reminisces on music […]

Pension Tax

Expat Pension Tax France

Are you a retired expat in France and receiving your pension? Are you aware of the tax that you may have to pay? What You Need to Know Initially, for those from the UK, when you relocate to France you will be taxed at source by HM Revenue and Customs. You will later need to […]

assurance vie

Assurance Vie – everything you need to know

Take advantage of one of Europes most tax effective investment plans Moving abroad holds many exciting opportunities and adventures. It becomes even better when you’re money can grow free of tax and your beneficiaries can benefit from favourable inheritance perks. What is Assurance Vie? Assurance Vie allows the policyholder to benefits from a tax-free income, […]

Succession law in France

Succession Law in France

Estate planning is essential in the pursuit of protecting your family’s future and achieving your own peace of mind. But how do you go about effective estate planning whilst living abroad? How does foreign law affect you? What happens to your UK savings and investments? Where does your pension stand? And what about your property? […]

Pensions after Brexit, in France.

Pensions after Brexit for Expats in France

Pensions after Brexit You spend your life building, growing and caring for your pension. After a lifetime of working, it’s your livelihood. Whether using your pension as a regular income or to withdraw large cash sums, it’s important. It’s important that your money is safe and that your money is yours. So what happens when […]

effect of brexit on expat healthcare

The Effect of Brexit on Healthcare in France for Expats

Healthcare for expats in France after Brexit The NHS is a prized position for most Britons. The state-funded healthcare services sees millions being treated each year, 1 million every 36 hours in fact. With that, one of the biggest concerns for anyone moving abroad is their access to healthcare and the fees they will have […]