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On January 19, 2017, a new measure (Portaria nº 34/2017) came into force giving the employer financial support for the creation of jobs for the unemployed registered with the Instituto do Emprego...

Are offshore trusts back on the agenda?

A recent move by the Portuguese government surprised the expat community by declaring the immediate removal of 15 tax jurisdictions from their...

Now that British Prime Minister Theresa May has outlined her negotiating plans for Brexit, what do we know about how it might affect expatriates in Portugal?

While there is still much...

2017 is here. Your New Year’s resolutions are in full swing and yearly travel plans and holidays are being researched. Now as always it is time to predict, assign, keep score and possibly do some...

If you live in Portugal or have Portuguese assets, make sure your estate planning is in order. While the local equivalent of inheritance tax is relatively straightforward, succession law here is...

Many British expatriates close their UK bank accounts and open new ones in offshore centres once they leave the country. They may not have a choice if their bank does not allow non-UK residents to...

Income is reported in different categories:
A) Salaries,
B) Sole Traders,
E) Capital,
F) Property,
G) Capital Gains and
H) Pensions and is taxable in Portugal...

As we move into a new year, let us have a look at the tax landscape in Portugal. A year ago there was speculation that the new socialist government could introduce an inheritance tax. This has...

It is that time of the year when many people make New Year resolutions to improve their life in one way or another. Whether or not you make resolutions, this is a good time to consider whether you...

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