Daily Mail
  • French succession tax

    May 14, 2008

    It is a tax on lifetime gifts as wells as on inheritances.

  • Buying off-plan property abroad

    April 21, 2008

    A rise in delayed construction of off-plan overseas homes is leaving many British buyers compromised and without compensation.

  • Changes to UK tax residency rules

    April 16, 2008

    HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published its draft legislation covering changes to the taxation of non-domiciles and the counting system for determining tax residency.

  • Avoiding property tax when moving abroad

    March 21, 2008

    With careful planning, enough research and some professional advice, your move overseas could see you paying considerably less tax than you've bargained for.

  • International tax law

    March 19, 2008

    Moving abroad can be an ideal opportunity for tax planning so that you minimise the amount you pay in both Britain and your new overseas country.

  • Repatriating funds

    January 24, 2008

    This may seem like a small subject but it is not just a matter of ringing up your bank and transferring the money back home, explains John Howell.

  • Portuguese tax laws

    November 23, 2007

    If you are resident in Portugal, you are liable for Portuguese tax on your worldwide income and capital gains.

  • Getting to grips with international property law

    November 12, 2007

    One of the biggest problems for a lawyer specialising in international work is keeping up to date with the avalanche of legislation, regulation and court cases.

  • Spanish inheritance tax

    July 10, 2007

    Get to grips with Spanish inheritance tax in our handy guide.

  • Turkish property law

    June 20, 2007

    Some 10 years ago, almost no one bought a house in Turkey. However, there is an increasing number of British people now purchasing property there.

  • The Italian tax system

    May 2, 2007

    If you are resident in Italy, then you are liable to tax on your worldwide income and worldwide gains.

  • Italian property law

    April 18, 2007

    The process of buying a home in Italy should start long before you visit the country to look at properties.

  • North Cyprus property law

    April 2, 2007

    Cyprus is, practically speaking, divided into two parts. The main focus of activity has been in the south of the island, with clear obstacles to buying property in the north.

  • Spain: capital gains tax

    March 21, 2007

    Whether resident in Spain or not, if you sell a property you may be liable to Spanish capital gains tax.