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As humans we have evolved to be wary of the new and to stick comfortably with what we know. This makes evolutionary sense, but does it make great investing sense?

Among early humans, there...

Last year, British taxpayers paid more inheritance tax than ever. Totalling £5.2 billion over the 2017/18 tax year and 8% more than the year before, this continues an eight-year upward trend....

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was approved by the EU Parliament on April 14, 2016. The enforcement date is May 25, 2018, which means that GDPR must be adopted by every firm in Portugal...

With more options than ever for what you can do with pensions, quality advice for expatriates is crucial. How can you establish the best outcome for a financially secure retirement in Portugal?...

The revamped Social Security contributory plan for sole traders has been passed into law. Under the new regime, the deductions applicable to the self-employed will be based on the average income...

Expatriates moving to Portugal can potentially receive foreign income such as UK pensions completely tax-free for 10 years under a special scheme.
You may consider moving to Portugal for a...

Like many other countries, Portugal imposes a capital gains tax, but it only applies to gains made on real estate and investments. Personal items are not taxable, and assets being gifted or passed...

Among its essential objectives for the relaunch of the Portuguese economy and for the creation of employment, this government’s programme aims to reduce the high level of corporate debt and the...

Tax credits for charitable gifts for individuals are based on the “estatuto de mecenato” (patronage statutes), which divides contributions according to the nature of the charity. The amount of the...

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