French Yacht Leasing Schemes French Yacht Leasing schemes were introduced in a drive to stimulate new boat sales. The French government has permitted a significant TVA (French VAT) concession reducing the effective rate of TVA on a new boats. Though well-known within France, the concession is neither well-known nor well understood in the rest of […]
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Best French Mortgage explain how to reduce French inheritance tax liability and immediately free up capital by using a French Equity Release Mortgage. Reduce French Inheritance Tax To reduce tax you need to be aware of the inheritance tax rules for all assets held in France. These are set out in the Code Civil, often […]
The UK budget lifts French property in a surprising and unexpected development that has so far escaped the attention of most commentators. Whilst most commentators have focussed on George Osborne’s 2015 UK budget headlines and how they will affect the UK economy and the election prospects of the UK Conservative party in May’s UK General […]
With the growth of the Buy to Let and Leaseback markets world-wide, many people have considered buying a house or flat in France either as an investment or as a holiday home with gîte rental income potential. Though the choice of property is as wide and as varied in France as in any other national […]
Estimating French Property Purchase Ongoing Costs After the purchase is complete you must face the ongoing costs of your French property purchase. Insurance All properties must be insured from the date of ownership, an ongoing cost which you cannot ignore. The French standard practice, which many buyers find easiest on the day, is to take over […]